I am getting there for understanding how to good painting. I really like how this came out. I should be able to offer painted pieces as commissions soon at this rate.
Nicole here has been conceptualized for a while to have crystal manifestation powers. The strength of the crystals scale with the time spent building them, how much was made and distance from them. So these crystals are probably being used to fill a hallway before she runs away live a very brave hero.