WHEW. For a minute I thought this was an illo for that Mary Sue pastiche BEEKEEPER’S APPRENTICE.
OMG NO! T_T
I had my objections about this drawing but that THIS COULD BE MISTAKEN FOR THAT! D: I have failed miserably. T_T
Well, my Frogwares!Holmes (and normal Holmes) is visibly BEFORE retirement age. Alternatively I wondered if I should do like… a cut-out paper child which I then hold … or photograph my hand while drawing him. Just something to make my point a bit clearer than that. xD