This is a character design I did based on the musician Marcia Mello. First I did sketches and pencil studies to understand her anatomy, gestures and personality. Then I scanned the final drawing to work on it digitally: I used SketchBook Pro to draw the outlines and Photoshop to do the colouring.
You can watch below a couple of making of videos of my illustration:
You can also see the illustation and the sketches in the following link: