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Faerie portrait by medders Faerie portrait by medders
Here's a portrait I did...I didn't use ref. Well, I typically don't use reference unless I state so.

Something about classical painting has been lost as of late...so here's a digital homage to that thought.
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Nuvul Featured By Owner May 5, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
me encanta el "rollete" claro-oscuro de esta ilustración. Gran trabajo!
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MariaMjolnir Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2013
Stunning *_____*
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imageconstruct Featured By Owner Jan 21, 2013
It does have the look of some of the older paintings. There could actually be a whole story behind it, since it looks like it should be hanging on a wall, it could be part of a whole elf dynasty or something. Nifty twist to the genre there.
What I'm wondering is how you got all the groundwork done on for it, meaning, the design, time period and painting style. You have to get some things figured out before just setting paint to page. I guess that's just art. Looks good.
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Peteru Featured By Owner Jan 15, 2013  Student Digital Artist
I think it's the lighting of good classical paints and the soul-full looks of the people portrait in them. The subtle change of hues or the contrast.
This is great, good tribute.
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Milvina Featured By Owner Jan 9, 2013   Traditional Artist
I was seduced by her look, and elegant sketchy technique ...
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SID75 Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
Nice portrait...
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TheBoyofCheese Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
YESSSSS
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Rossipoo Featured By Owner Dec 21, 2012
The phrase here is... My bad
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J-Humphries Featured By Owner Dec 18, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
I love this.
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arttour Featured By Owner Dec 17, 2012
love your sense for colors. would be interesting to see some traditional art from you
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