Since my passion falls both in illustration and in history, a lot of hours are spent daily doing both. Once again, the wealth of free accessible information (in my case, the local library) serves as a critical part to my research and creative process.
Here is a chart showcasing my work process:
While reading and research are done mostly at home, I enjoy drawing in different local coffee houses. If you catch a girl drawing and sipping coffee and has a small wheel-luggage with her, that might have been me. I like to carry some of my reference books and my art tools with me at all times.
Here is a piece done last week:
Happy 2012, everyone! Wishing you all a great year to come. ☺