Forest Monster Illustration

I get a lot of questions about my process for illustration. I prefer to draw everything out on paper first in either colored pencil, graphite, or ballpoint pen. I then scan it into my computer and enhance shadows, colors, and highlights. Here is an example of an illustration I just finished:

Forest Monster final illustration.

Forest Monster final illustration.

Forest Monster original sketch. Colored Pencil.

Forest Monster original sketch. Colored Pencil.