shiNIN- Yea I was more or less pleased myself. It was a second try though, first round was really bad. You should join DSG more often- good exercise!
zou- I think it got a bit muddy, but at least I did something finished again.
ashess- Yea that's true, I think fingers are much more simple in shape and movement. Thumb placement is a bit peculiar and hard to figure out. You should totally do arm turns or anything involving your own body. It's good reference
November 1st was International Self Portrait Day again! Was really focused, hence the serious look :|