Concept rejected by a client? Pfft... Still good enough for the blog!
Can you tell the story by looking at the scene?
I had so much fun working on this I don't even care it ended up not looking like me at all =P
It may not be perfect by any means, but a mere year ago I wouldn't even dare to dream about ending up with something like this starting with a sphere without using any reference in just a couple hours. Feels Good Man.
I swear, I only launched ZBrush to check and tweak my default start-up project scene.
...and accidentally picked up the stylus...
Seriously though, I think anatomy studies are starting to pay off.
Here's the "timelapse":