It's doooooone! I'm super satisfied with this piece. The original sketch pulled me out of a long-term art hiatus and I was incredibly pleased with it at the time, and now I've colored it and polished it up and it turned out just how I wanted it! An experiment in sharp angles, line weight contrast, and high saturation has resulted in a lovely bug that I can be proud of for a long time.
For funsies, her name is Scolopendra, they're genderfluid, and his moveset is Protect/Poison Jab/Aqua Tail/Megahorn. I ran them freshman year of college in a local Pokémon league and made it pretty far. Black Sludge is a lifesaver.