Draw this in your style: Cécile de Gantés challenge

This is my take on Cécile de Gantés' Draw this in your style challenge. From the three characters I could choose from I chose this lady, her name is Candice the magical girl Licorice, she's my favourite from this bunch.

My final illustration.

My final illustration.

This is initial sketch

This is initial sketch

Here's a timelapse I recorded of my entire process.