Not quite done yet, but you get the idea.
Despite MMOs being the bane of my existence, I'm so excited about Guild Wars 2.
From left to right:
I can really feel myself improving, but the thing which I need to address is committing to the more rough/painterly style... Some parts of this are well detailed using a soft brush, and some parts have a rough/pastel look to it. I'm going continue working on it and do my best to find a happy medium.
Photoshop + Tablet. ~10 hours.