You have no idea how long this took me!!! *dies* I've been working on it for at least 10 hours every day for, like, five days... The koi fish and her hair friggin KILLED. dX
Tools: Mangastudio (lineart), Photoshop Elements 4.0 (coloring), Wacom Tablet
Hours: around 50 or so.
Brushes: It's been so long since I downloaded them, but whatever brushes I used go to the respective creators.