Quick note: generally, the larger your canvas is, the HARDER it is to create pixel art. Start out with a smaller canvas. (less than 150x150 pixels.) This way, it will also be easier to catch any mistakes you make.
Quick pixel art tutorial.
Sorry if it seems rushed toward the end, but the psd file was starting to go over 400 MB and I didn't want Photoshop to crash on me, lol.
Also, here's what I was working on in this tutorial:
Tutorial on animating pixel art:
More pixel art: medli20.deviantart.com/gallery…