First, my source. The instructions were to go from an existing image. To focus the work on technique and not on inspiration.
I started with the modeling of the head and continued with the body.
I created the body under the clothes wich make the construction harder, but is a good way to learn more efficiently the building of a proper body.
And the result
About The Gnome
The Gnome was my first creation of a 3D character.
The point was to create a complete human like personage.