I participated in the revered Papaninja A.K.A Serge Birault facebook competition, and of course i didn't come close to winning, having pit myself against industry's top talents out there. Still, I learned a lot and had tons of fun doing it.
Click here to view the orignal sketch by Papaninja
The above depicts the process I went through for this project.
..and the final image, I would say I'm not entirely satisfied, but as of now, this is my limit, therefore, I'll just have to work even harder!