thanks, the pillow shading is probably me being lazy to properly CG. for most of my doodle requests I just throw on some colors without really focusing too hard on the shading. I guess I don't have a very unique anime style either, but it's a style that I'm most comfortable with. My anime style actually varies a lot from time to time and I like to experiment with blending a bit of realism here and there. (EX: my current WIP
Yes I have an intuos4 and I bought it online
you can probably find one at your nearest electronics store (check fry's, micro center, best buy)...although I kinda doubt it'll have intuos4's on its shelves atm (maybe bamboos). if you really want an intuos4 your best bet would be to order it online from amazon or something.