@Regranned from @kimkingart - I've been doing other Burlesque character drawings, so I'll post a few of them here. I liked adding the glitter for this one. Meet Angelique! She's getting ready for the next show.
“What are you doing here?” Her voice was a throaty melody, incense and fire burning at the same time.
“Doña Wilgeva knows you’re after the babe.”
“And you came to stop me?” she said.
In his pause, he allowed her features to imprint on his memory. He’d never grow tired of the way her eyes set on him, a blue sky under thick, dark lashes—gifts from her late mother—or the way she overused that plum lipstick, a pigment so rich the stain persisted even after she swiped it off.
Celeste Vangar, a character from my latest work in progress book, The Sun and the Void