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Emerald by adlovett Emerald by adlovett
This piece took a while to finish between projects, but I learned quite a bit in the process. It was partially inspired by my Jewel painting in 2009.

I'm toying with painting Ruby and Sapphire sometime.. but I have some other really cool ideas I want to paint first... stayed tuned!

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Given 2012-12-06
Emerald by *adlovett

Suggested by =Naariel and =TiaVon ( Featured by Thiefoworld )
It is an amazing piece of Art. And every time I look in to the creature's eyes I feel cumpeled to capture, in to paper, the same point of view, you saw this beautiful creuture in your mind...Two words: Breathe taking.
And the fact that you used complementary colours makes the pictures more alive and beautifully made. The traits, the little reminders that the creature gender's a female are so beutifully done. The tentacles resembling the luxurious creature hair; the 'shy' sholder; the plumbed lips and the mesmerizing green eyes...magnificent.
Please, keep the amazing work you're doing, the world needs, i need to see beautiful and talented artists fuit of their labor.
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EricAMBM Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2013   Writer
great work! very impressive, I love the colors. Who is this?
adlovett Featured By Owner Oct 28, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks! This is a character design for a story I'm planning to develop sometime in the near future. My design has evolved quite a bit since this piece, so I'm excited to share it when I get back into it!
EricAMBM Featured By Owner Oct 28, 2013   Writer
cool, love to see it
lvl99tonberry Featured By Owner Jun 8, 2013  Student Digital Artist
That's wonderful! I love how despite the masklike quality of her face, she's still very expressive.
sugesnugetti Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Lol look alike? [link] :D:D
Very impressive use of colors by the way!
adlovett Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Ah cool, I see some similarities. I like nebezial too :)

Can't wait to show off my newest redesign of my species.. I've learned a ton since I did this piece!
Nymonyrya Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Your beautiful artwork have been featured! [link] :)
adlovett Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
thanks so much!!
LadyWinter Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2013
Wow that is stunning! Beautiful work. :heart: The colors look wonderful.
PhaeOBrien Featured By Owner Feb 18, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Your beautiful artwork has been featured here! :D [link]
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