One of my exercises is to draw fields of interlocking blocks. Pushed this one further to create a series of islands. Was able to get two distinct pieces out of the original sketch. Pt. 2 here.
Pilgrims Traveler Baptist Church
From sketch to animated gif. Traced and painted in Adobe Illustrator. Animated in Photoshop.
A close friend gave me an hour to design a tattoo for her. We were both happy with the results.