I like the mixed media feel of this one and the fact that it's black and white. And also that it features a human form, which goes along with our theme of Identity. (textiles- instead of white paper use muslin and hand stitch)
start with special paper for charcoal soft and hard pencil, dry and oil pastels, marker pointer, pencils. Move to acrylic can be used with water. Water color and water color pencils. Oil paints and knife and finger techniques.
Have you discovered Spoonflower? Its's a print on demand fabric company in Durham, NC. They have fun contests every week to pick the best of a theme. 15 tropical pineapple fabrics (this one is Pineapples designed by demigoutte)