Traveling Goddess shared some photos on her blog of the workshop she recently attended. A few of us decided to use the photo of the model to see what we could butcher.
Here's (below) a quick sketch I did in a spiral notebook to see how it went, and it went fairly easily.
Below is the pencil sketch done on the watercolor paper.
Below is the painted model... no background.
My final version. I had to make myself stop before I screwed it up completely.
I almost screwed it up completely but made myself walk away from it.