|The main challenge this image presented was giving a concrete form to the abstract figures in the background. I fear they ended up more interesting than Yuuki-san himself...
My metallic effects have a long way to go before they'll be strong enough. I'm fairly satisfied with the leather of his boots, but his pants presented a constant challenge. I've reshaded them many times; I will probably have to try again.
This card is actually the first tarot image featured in the manga series. I'm excited to see what other cards Yuiga-sensei has planned.