At the James Gurney blog they have a monthly art participation group where everyone illustrates a blip from a sci-fi book. Go check out Art by Committee if you get a chance. Lots of fun to see what everyone comes up with.
This months quote was:
“Behind the bar, polishing four glasses at the same time with his blue tentacles, was the Tookah. Two of his three eyes didn’t bother to look up, but it was the third one, the upper eye, the sleepy one that appears bored by everything but never misses anything. That one sleepily looked over at me and then blinked and opened wide.”
Here was my chicken scratch attempt: