Glad to see you chose this contest as your first! Welcome Have fun. Can't wait to see what you come up with.
Great concept sketch. The look and the feel of the character and the clutter are starting to portray some feelings. Might suggest exagerate more of the pose to really get the feeling your describing. Nice work so far, keep it up.
Very nice anatomy @jasmine ! This is something else. I cant wait to see where this goes!