i'm not sure if i did the best with the shading, but i was trying to be rather quick about things.
Again this ooozles with style and I can't stop looking at it XD
and yes, i tred to desighn rage with originality and simplicity, i'm glad it worked! ^.^
Why don't u try photoshop or paint tool sai?
Your designs really work well, simple is best
I'm not good with cg but it's good fun to learn ^^