I finally found the energy to redraw this piece of poop. c: [link]
I must say, I am quite satisfied with my improvement over the course of one year, although there is always room for improvement with the current one. cx The shading was a pain in the butt, for I had tried adding some highlights. I still think I need some practice on that. xD It took over 3 references to get the anatomy to my liking, one of the refrences being my own cat. cx
Third: Your here c:
Time: Several hours?
Program used: Adobe Photoshop Elements 8.0
Art (c) courtneyrc
Tallstar (c) Erin Hunter