Here's a piece I did for up-and-coming hip-hop artists (and friends of illustrators everywhere!) the MoonTravelers for their latest CD The Traveler. The CD features a booklet of illustrations for each track on the album, done by a variety of illustrators. I haven't gotten my copy yet, but I'll be sure to post an update once it arrives. My piece is for the track "Fly Me To The Moon."
Below is the initial pencil drawing after being scanned into Photoshop and adding some additional highlights and shading:
And here are some of the initial thumbnail sketches: