Nerdclops, like most of my illustrations, started out as a rough sketch or doodle. Then, as usually happens, I wanted to do something to spice up the drawing a bit. So I decided to add a Cartoon Network-type animated background. And then again as usually happens, what should have been a simple little drawing becomes a 2 or 3 day project.
Originally he was holding a briefcase, but I couldn't get his hand to look right, so I made him hold some books instead.
Drawn in Photoshop on the graphic tablet.