This assignment was really fun, but challenging. I started out trying to do it traditionally, but it didn't work so well. I ended up going to vectors, but tried doing it somewhat differently than I have in the past. This way of working was highly experimental for me and I'm still trying to figure out this style, so suggestions and ideas are welcome!
And in case anyone was interested, this is what the acrylic painting looked like before I gave up and decided to do it digitally: