Everybody: Thank you all for the nice words and the 5 stars!
starqueen: Yeah, the cables… I guess the Moneky pulled them out from deep inside the bot? Ehm… lame excuse I know… I just liked having them coming out of it, they added a slight organic feel to the robot (ripping off veins… fibers… ouch) that I hoped would have made the image look more dramatic.
Anyway, I wanted to share some of the original sketches I had submitted for approval during the initial stages of this commission. These very rough sketches were done in about 1 hour each, on painter. See below: