Those on the ground are from photos. One standing was painted myself since i could not find good reference.
Didn't like the current characters. Found some reference and color corrected them in the image.
Without final levels and color adjustment. Added character and a story sparkled. Painted over the grass and background.
First hue/and saturation filter.
Lay in some ground texture photos. Painted the clouds less stretched.
Stretch and distort photo.
Starting photo, from Misty lagoon photopack