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Re: Pictures what I drew

Postby smiley_cow » Tue Sep 04, 2012 2:38 am

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My first attempt at a digital painting. Though mostly I just wanted to play around with the blending tool.

Sorry there's no background, I ran out of time. I may put something there tomorrow, but only if I have extra time between working on other things.
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Re: Pictures what I drew

Postby sotic » Tue Sep 04, 2012 2:46 am

I think it looks great! I love the colors on the wing especially.
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Re: Pictures what I drew

Postby Kimra » Tue Sep 04, 2012 3:55 am

I likes what I see.
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Re: Pictures what I drew

Postby smiley_cow » Tue Sep 04, 2012 6:40 am

Thanks, I'm glad. :)

Edit: Oh and thanks Carbon for saying nice things about my clown.
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Re: Pictures what I drew

Postby Lethal Interjection » Tue Sep 04, 2012 1:22 pm

Very nice.
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Re: Pictures what I drew

Postby DonRetrasado » Tue Sep 04, 2012 2:33 pm

Is that Zapdos or Moltres?
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Re: Pictures what I drew

Postby Sahan » Tue Sep 04, 2012 3:05 pm

I thought it was some sort of Phoenix, but then it seems to have the head a duck so maybe not.
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Re: Pictures what I drew

Postby smiley_cow » Tue Sep 04, 2012 8:31 pm

Yeah, it's a Phoenix, sorry. I know they tend to look more like hawks, but I never liked bird of prey mythical birds as much. I like waterfowl based ones a lot better. I think they look more majestic. Though it wasn't my intention to make it look that much like a duck now that I'm looking at it more closely. O_o

Honestly I didn't really put a lot of work/thought into that part, I just wanted something I could draw pretty colours around. >_>
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Re: Pictures what I drew

Postby Kimra » Wed Sep 05, 2012 12:16 am

I still think it's pretty.
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Re: Pictures what I drew

Postby smiley_cow » Wed Sep 05, 2012 1:28 am

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Re: Pictures what I drew

Postby Apocalyptus » Wed Sep 05, 2012 3:22 am

Very nice! I get a real sense of movement from it, like the bird is going to flap its wings any second.
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Re: Pictures what I drew

Postby GUTCHUCKER » Wed Sep 05, 2012 7:52 am

Quack it looks good quack you did well quack
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Re: Pictures what I drew

Postby smiley_cow » Wed Sep 05, 2012 8:36 pm

GUTCHUCKER wrote:Quack it looks good quack you did well quack


Thanks. =P

Apocalyptus wrote:Very nice! I get a real sense of movement from it, like the bird is going to flap its wings any second.


That's really good to hear. Trying to make an image come alive is probably my biggest goal with my art,* and probably one of the trickiest things to do (for me at least), so seeing feedback like this is really heartening. Thanks.

*Or making things emote, or at least not come off as stiff
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Re: Pictures what I drew

Postby carbonstealer » Fri Sep 21, 2012 11:52 am

I'm so behind on all things forum... But, belatedly, that is one pretty blob of blended colours. I wish I could create pretty things
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Re: Pictures what I drew

Postby smiley_cow » Mon Oct 15, 2012 5:19 am

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Because Halloween is coming, I digital painted a bride ghost. I really need to paint more often.
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