. It's her Wold of Warcraft character, Nimina, a blood elf warlock. I was somewhat inspired by Marta Dahlig's
. But of course, she's good, and I suck.
The shading was horrible to do and required continuous adjustment. I wanted the orb to be the primary light source but I did not want it to be too strong. I had Artist 3D Pose Tool to help me but I still had to spend some time posing in front of the mirror with my iPad as the only light source. And I tried to make the eyes glow; hope I did OK without using any reference there.
Other references: orb
(used with permission) and hands
Anyway, I hope
likes it and will not yell at me for destroying her OC.
Done with Photoshop CS6 and Wacom Intuos4 tablet. I've suspended use of Corel Painter 12 for now because I really suck at it.