Step 1: Thumbnail drawing at about 2x3"
Step 2: pencils on 8.5x11" bristol board
Step 3: inks on same sheet with winsor newton series 7 brush and india ink.
Step 4: applied "color holds" over different parts of the inks to make foreground elements stand out (in black) and background elements to fade away (blueish purples). Also a light blue for the flashlight beam lines.
Step 5: flat colors
Step 6: shading and highlights on separate layers
Step 7: gradients and textures