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Santa's little helper

I was at the local mall and saw these little Christmas gnomes and was inspired to draw this. It's been awhile since I've painted an entire scene. So happy holiday to you all!

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Xmas Gnome. Santa's Little Helper.

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Posing with the new Microsoft Surface Book 2 in front of my Christmas tree.

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01- the concept sketch

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02- Inking over the rough line works

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03- Laying down the base flat color tones on each layers

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04- Painting the depth using highlights

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05- Painting the beard and keeping track of where the main light is...

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06- Finish painting the main character and now onto the background

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07- The background and snow effects with a hand written greeting!