This is my first annual Chinese zodiac piece. 2015 is the year of the ram/goat/sheep. Depending on the country, the word yáng can refer to either of the three. So, I chose ram. This was drawn over the course of about a week using: pen and ink, marker, water color and a little oil pastel. Sped up, I think I look way more assured in the process than I was in real time. I had to stop, erase, redraw and second guess lots throughout the process.
This is what I do in between pencilling and spray painting: