Year of the Monkey

Illustration of monkey mother and child for Chinese New Year 2016

Happy Chinese New Year! May the year of the Fire Monkey bring wealth and fortune to everyone!
Below is the process of the painting. The original painting was done with watercolor and sumi ink on cold press watercolor paper. The final was scanned and color treated in Photoshop. 
Final illustration, Photoshop
Sketch, Manga Studio (I just like Manga Studio, it's perfectly fine to draw in Photoshop or with pencil/paper)
Painting, watercolor...
More painting....
More painting....
Finish painting. Scanned and adjusted, touched up in PS (see first pic).

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