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.: Silence :. by Charlie-Bowater .: Silence :. by Charlie-Bowater
DONE ! :phew:
Well.... Here's my wintery themed pic for christmas... I know. HOW VERY MERRY IT IS ! :D Lolol.

Anyhoo, I had real fun with this one and really enjoyed working on it.
I DID get kind of tired towards the end and rushed it a little... so, mistakes as always.
Sketched out tradtionally, Photoshop CS2.
Wacom intuos3.

Happy Holidays Everybody ! :w00t:
Print Ma Jiggies available! :D
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LunarDeLuna Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2013
For me, it looks like Nico Robin learned some ninjutsu stuff. LEGIT!
LunarDeLuna Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2012
The first though that came to my mind was that she's very simmilar to Nico Robin from One Piece. I love it, especially the eyes.
cherry12 Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
quote the raven. "nevermore." :iconnotimpressedplz:
Christa-Kinde Featured By Owner Sep 27, 2011   Writer
I like the sly expression!
sambees Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2010
Going through my old faves, man have you come far :heart:
UnrealFanatic Featured By Owner Dec 22, 2009
Merry Charliemas, Charlie!

And of course, this is excellent. But you knoooooow that.
serg Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2009  Professional Digital Artist
Cool mood :) Enjoy this drawing.
Alyvana Featured By Owner Jan 22, 2009
This kind of reminds me of a character from a book I read :)
Popsaart Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2008
this is realy good. will you ever stop wowing me
Betongbarn Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2007   Digital Artist
Wonderful! love the mysterious look in the eyes
And the red thread makes the pic come alive! I Love It! :D
Rosaka-Chan Featured By Owner Nov 16, 2007  Student General Artist
You colour skin in so gorgeous looks really good. *__*
I love the blue highlights! It's really good touch. :)
blingyeol Featured By Owner Oct 14, 2007  Hobbyist General Artist
I adore your colouring style, it's so realistic!
katalytic Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2007  Student General Artist
Thats simply beautiful, an instant favorite <3

Your work is amazing, dear. ^^
Emyrin Featured By Owner Sep 21, 2007  Student
I can't believe this only has 300 something favorites. Usually when you see something this nice it's has thousands. It's art like this that keeps me working hard and practicing so I'll someday be good enough to bring my artistic skill to this level.

This picture is absolutely gorgeous and has a cool kind of mood to it, I mean you can even see his breath because of how cold it is in the picture. I love it :D
fairycaro Featured By Owner Sep 20, 2007  Professional Traditional Artist
Wonderful !! :O
skezix Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2007
this... is... so... cool!!1
aqullion Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2007
Amazing colors and layout, such a smooth and lovely artwork.
Kasushie Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2007  Hobbyist
I love the mystery in his face. Its like you don't know what he's going to do next. Beautiful shading and I love how the eyes look electrified =]

Very nice!
terminalcondition Featured By Owner Jul 1, 2007
This is slick - loving the atmosphere you have created here, your attention to detail with the clothing and yet another iconic image using the raven.
DieEddyDie Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2007  Hobbyist General Artist
How long does it take for you to colour something like this??
Amazing :o
Japah Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2007  Professional Interface Designer
Uranian Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2007
I signed in just to comment on this! The texture in this is BEAUTIFUL, and the colour...ah! It also has a very interesting composition; I like how everything doesn't immediately jump out at you all at once, because there are several aspects to this picture which call to be admired on their own, I think. <3 The fur on his jacket, I want to just reach into the monitor and run my fingers through it. Anyway, that was a bit long-winded. Great job! I'm definitely going to watch you now. :P
Smudgeproof Featured By Owner May 31, 2007
Fabulous. I love the blue lighting.
Swigen Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2007
prismadragonfly Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2007
Oooh, I like this one a lot! Your attention to the detail in his hair and eyes are wonderful. His eyes look fierce. His hands look very nice to, you even gave him shiny fingernails. Usually I don't like animals put into drawings because a lot of artists can't pull it off, but you sure did! The faint breathe cloud was a great touch to, some arists seem to forget that.

Another fav!
Carolelyn Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2007
gaah :dies from the sexy look: that look rocks! love the eyes the most
VinRoc Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2007  Professional Digital Artist
You've been kickin so major ass here!
TriannaMaxwell Featured By Owner Jan 9, 2007
Is that the red string of fate? And is it connected to the raven? I can't help but jump into the symbolism of ravens as the spirits of the battle-dead.... whatever it is, this is a neat work. I love the twinkle in his eye!
DeeNuke Featured By Owner Jan 4, 2007  Hobbyist General Artist
This guy looks like Light from Death Note... :clap: great job!
howhowforever Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2007  Hobbyist Photographer
The red rope is very impressive...super smart.
Fabio-Barboni Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2007
Great colours, really~
BacklashCBD Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2007
I think I found a new favorite artist, love the amount of detail and colors. Awesome job. :heart:
zsteve Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2007
This kind of art isn't my thing, but this is just super.. and beautiful! :+fav:
magicalhelmet Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2007  Professional Digital Artist
Wow, I love this. That face is so alluringly sinister! :XD:
loriya Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2006  Student Traditional Artist
I love how the eyes especially came out. When I draw that's sometines my problem. The eyes just sometimes don't seem right.
Kyira Featured By Owner Dec 27, 2006
This is absolutely GORGEOUS, great job! The bird is amazing and the flakes of snow are wonderful, it's all jsut so good o__o!
Charlie-Bowater Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2006  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you. :blush:
Nevina Featured By Owner Dec 27, 2006  Hobbyist Digital Artist
*gnaws on the red thread*
This colour looks so awesome! Ah, not the red I mean, but the way you put shadows and light on the clothes, the face, the bird.. This fluffyness around the neck, rawr! x3~ Great job on the hands also, I'm jealous now. -''
Charlie-Bowater Featured By Owner Dec 27, 2006  Professional Digital Artist
Ha ha... :lmao: Thanks very much!
And dont choke on the thread! :D
7amada Featured By Owner Dec 25, 2006
Very well done indeed. Great use of color and lighting......:D
faramir Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2006
You CG work just gets better and better ^_^ Oh and the lighting and snowflakes look bril, top effort.
Charlie-Bowater Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2006  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you VERY much ! :)
DanielaUhlig Featured By Owner Dec 20, 2006  Professional Digital Artist
:clap: :clap: great!!!!!
Vloth Featured By Owner Dec 19, 2006
Wonderful :heart:
JAC9 Featured By Owner Dec 18, 2006
Quote the raven, nevermore... ... ... :nod:

I'm gonna go drool at this some more, okay?... :drool:
Charlie-Bowater Featured By Owner Dec 18, 2006  Professional Digital Artist
Ooh, I should have called it Nevermore ! :D
I love that!

Carry on.. LOL :lmao:
Midknight721 Featured By Owner Dec 17, 2006
Beautiful work! I keep finding myself drawn to her eyes... the cool liquid blue that seems to shine in the murky darkness.
AutumnalEquilux Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2006  Student
Amazing *_*
infinitecanvas Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2006
this is freaking awesome! great job
CreatureUK Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2006
Excellent, the colours are really rich and give the piece a great look! cant wait till i get my tablet!!!
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