The monk character is almost fully resolved now. Literally all that is left to do is draw the sandals, the detailed hands, possibly a separate head, and any other 3D view drawings to aid in modelling.
You can see the process backwards!
Blocked out the shading.
Pencil sketch based on line drawings.
Line drawings as a guide.
I'm pleased that I have even painted him and am happy with the result.
Next to do is the kitten.
A Flock of Pixels.