I recently completed the final illustration for this month's Year of the Fairy Tale. The main subject is a wolf. I think I focused on the wolf because it is similar to the dog and I love to draw them. Hmmm, I guess I didn't stray as far from my comfort zone as I first thought...
So here is the last of the wolves:
I used oil pastels and graphite over acrylic paint. I masked off the different elements and then used lots of layering and smudging - messy, messy but Fun :-)