Above: Texy is getting pulled into "the Green" where he will be forced to confront his fate. I ended up drawing several different versions of this, (three, to be exact.)
I changed some of the green leafy things into tentacles, and then had to fit them around Texy's arms and legs.
Below: I started adding dark shadows and silhouettes to the monster. Everything was starting to get more and more crowded, so I wanted to find a way to simplify the page a little.
Below: See? Things are getting crazier and crazier.
This is where I was New Year's Eve:
This is where I ended up (as of today)
I was spending so much time on the above pages that I finally forced myself to work on layouts and pencils on other pages. I don't have any screen caps of that yet, and I have to get back onto working on Era of Great Wonders.
I plan to still work on All the Growing Things though: at least one page of layouts a day, even if it's just really sketchy and scrappy. "It doesn't have to be pretty, it just has to get done."
Oh, and I'm also going back through and making all the past patreon blog posts public, after chatting with a few of you about that!
Okay, off to work!