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Jane Eyre
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Published: December 24, 2013
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I was lucky enough to have spent some time with Voltaire this past weekend (he asked me out on a date! Apparently he's a fan of my work!) And we got to talk about art, music, and future projects we want to work on together. I felt really inspired after that, so I've been rushing to finish up a few commissions and get going on some new things <3

I've been asked several times to make a "Jane Eyre" piece, but someone finally commissioned it, so I had no excuse! This was really fun to make! I might have to do "Wuthering Heights" next...

Ink, watercolor, Photoshop.
Image size
2410x2978px 4.97 MB
IMAGE DETAILS
Software
Adobe Photoshop Elements 9.0 Macintosh
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ivory-renascence's avatar
ivory-renascence|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
*Love* the style! Wonderfully captures the tone of Jane Eyre.
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JadeFoxScarletIbis's avatar
Nice. I haven't read the book yet but I have seen the Master piece verisn of it.
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Zmorfia|Hobbyist General Artist
Great colors and expressions! :love:  I sooo love Jane Eyre!
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LabyrinthLiz89|Student General Artist
One of my favorite books and two of my favorite characters! Wonderful job and amazing style:)
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I'm currently reading it,  I just got to the part where she left Gateshead, but I'm already enraptured! I always thought that Jane would grow up to be sublime, just like how she is in your picture (Despite everything Abbott and the Reeds said, even when she was a child I'm certain that she was beautiful.)
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TheWildTornado|Professional Digital Artist
very very beautiful ^^ I'm in love with your drawing style :D
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Gwiber49|Hobbyist Filmographer
Awesome!
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Persephones-Child's avatar
Can I request Wuthering Heights next?  While I love all three Brontës, Emily has to be my favorite. 
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WisdomIs's avatar
I absolutely love all your renditions of many a great literature piece.
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Rinny-Roo|Hobbyist General Artist
So gorgeous. I adore your style, it's so beautiful! This is by far my favorite book, and you portray them so very well. <3 Thank you so much for sharing your gift. ^_^
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alaksandra|Hobbyist General Artist
Oh the longing and the denying.  Love it!
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o0MaYa0o|Hobbyist General Artist
oh yes do wuthering heights too !
But before that, just, wow ! I love this piece, pictures so much the dynamics between them and Jane's decisive and straight forward personality :)
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imhilien|Student Traditional Artist
Nicely done. :)
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Pucca2000|Hobbyist Writer
I love it. 
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Idigoddpairings's avatar
I love the proposal scene these two have, it's just about one of the most passionate I've ever seen and your art is fantastic!
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Kujua|Student Filmographer
I'm so glad people are still posting fanart of these two. One of my favorite couples of all time. I adore your style and use of colors :heart:
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RinwenVilye|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
One of the finest works!
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dammit :( i was looking forward to you doing some bronte, because i thought your style would suit it, and i can imagine that it will very much suit wuthering heights. but here you've done what everyone does, especially the people casting for the screen versions of jane eyre. you've made jane beautiful. and shes not meant to be. thats not jane.
rochesters good though.
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Artful-Dodgerette|Student Traditional Artist
*literally crying* *and foaming at the mouth* Big Fool Emoji-07 (Cry) [V2] Fool Emoji-11 (Hurray for you and me) [V1] Spazattackplz Fool Emoji-14 (Crazy Dance) [V1] fanforever!
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iarly|Hobbyist Photographer
I love your style... and seeing it illustrating one of my favorite books ever is a true delight! Thank you! :+favlove:
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Nicely done
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harle-shiru|Hobbyist Digital Artist
My fave book by far :D

And this is wonderful <3
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XNightshadeX|Professional General Artist
This is fantasic! Loving the palette! :) Have you read The Great Sargasso Sea, by any chance? It's like a prequel to Jane Eyre, from the mad wife's perspective.
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