Here I have finished adding the color to the rest of the figure. Now it is time to color in the background.
In this photo I am coloring in the background with an aqua colored pencil.
Here is what the completed colored pencil sketch looked like. This is the first self-portrait I have created since high school, and I might do more in the future.
Here is the completed colored pencil self-portrait that I scanned. I like to scan my artwork so that I can captured the actual image to store for years to come. Also, scanning brings out more of the details that cannot be seen by just photographing a sketch.