.. I will follow you everywhere, even if your throne crumbles, and your shiny crown turns to rust, even if the bodies pile up endlessly, above the bottomless pile corpses. Beside you as you lie softly down, I will be until I hear the words "Checkmate". - Sebastian Michaelis
Lines by the lovely . It is here: [link] Honestly, do have a look. She does her art traditionally-- all of it with ink, brush, and pen. Quite amazing.
I colored on top of it entirely with Adobe Photoshop CS4. Except for Alois' eyes, which were done in copic and Gouache paint, and then transplanted on the document. because I wanted to try a different style. Moisca can attest to them being different 20 hours ago.
Alois is a fascinating character. Tantalizing, sometimes sweet (only on the surface), arrogant, and completely sure he's going to get what he wants. One way or another.