The creature was humanoid, but it's body seemed to be made of woven wood. It's eyes were two glowing holes, and it's hair was a thick, elegant carpet of moss. It's hands were branches, leaves included, and it's feet were roots that twisted and dragged the thing along as smoothly as if it were walking.
This is similar to my idea of Esheya, the naiad commander. ***Brushed by a pale glow through the ice, a transparent face emerged from the dark water, half-streaked with the rush of the river, and Enrin thought—or perhaps it was only imagination—that it smiled. Then the water-being beckoned and shot away. - Beyond the Void by Yaasha Moriah
(open) I mumble the spell as I begin to create the water. After a while, I begin to start controlling it and my smile widens as I make shapes. I hear the door open to the roof and lose my concentration. Making me groan and turn to look at you. -Mari