Favourite genre of music: Showtunes! Yes! And French pop ("F-pop"...?).
Favourite style of art: Art Nouveau, Caravaggesque Baroque
Favourite cartoon character: Zazu, Li Shang, Tulio&Miguel (since I don't count anime as "cartoons")
Favourite Visual Artist
Alphonse Mucha, Caravaggio, Ingres, Delaroche. :D
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Le Roi Soleil is terribly entertaining. And of course Les Mis in any language is worth listening to.
Tools of the Trade
Mechanical pencil, unabridged Les Miserables, music to play while drawing, occasionally oil paints