i haven't been drawing AT ALL since i finished my graduation animation, so i just forced myself to draw today. devoid of inspiration, i decided to re-draw a picture i drew when i was 15 or so: [link]
however, i found it boring so i did what any reasonable person would do: i added an OCTOPUS. the result: the next installment in the girl + aquatic creature series. haha.
drawn in photoshop CS3 with an intuos3 tablet, in about 5 hours. textures from cgtextures.com , tips on how to use textures can be found here - [link]
and for other tips check out my f.a.q - [link]