This floating billie is full of freely given advice, but I’m not sure I’d take anything a billie offers you. Also, that mustache is totally fake.
I actually scanned this little guy once and forgot about him, then found him on my art table and scanned him again — the two “finished” images look almost completely different, as I apparently chose different finishing techniques for each one. I used the second one, because he ended up with more detail in his face this time.
With apologies to actual Asian persons, who have nothing to do with fortune cookies, phallusophy, or this terrible knockoff of Sun Tzu. (Who wasn’t so much a philosopher as a strategist, either….)