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Crossing

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~About time she gets her gown wet.

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I had decided to picked up Tyler Edlin's tutorial over at gumroad.com/tyleredlinart to learn more painting and concept techniques. If the landscape looks slightly familiar, that's because it is. Part of his detailing method was something I always wanted to implement in my own work, but I did not know how to get to that stage. So, long story short, I watched all his videos, painted alongside while its playing (I learnt tons! Value, composition, etc.), and unnecessarily added something.

11/10 will buy more from him.

Edit: Just adjusted the contrast slightly. Taken comments into account and had made some small changes. 

  
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PinixTheRaoGuard's avatar
The background is amazing! Keep up like this!
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ShimmeringDewdropsHobbyist Writer
I don't usually care much for wintry scenes when it comes to art, but this one with Rarity is really quite nice. :)
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NicolasDominiqueProfessional Artist
That's really lovely :)
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PacificGreenHobbyist Digital Artist
Gorgeous work. Love the snowy effects.
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Ask-Spottedleaf-546Student Artist
Absolutely beautiful!!!!!😮
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ArtsyMarzHobbyist Traditional Artist
If you display this artwork as an iPad background, it'll look gorgeous!! Trust me :)
aJVL's avatar
I don't have an Ipad, but you can try it out! 
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ArtsyMarzHobbyist Traditional Artist
I did a few times. It looked amazing! 
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SaphkeyHobbyist Digital Artist
Rarity has never looked this beautiful.
Hope you don't mind me using it on my Tumblr page.
I'm crediting you in the description on the right hand side. :)
NotHereAnyMor's avatar
This is gorgeous!!
MT
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KawaiiWonderHobbyist Filmographer
It's just soooooo beautiful! <3 
Felicia89's avatar
kinda reminds me of a Theodor Kittelsen painting :) en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theodor_…
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bananaguy12Hobbyist Artist
<3 reminds me of christmas
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AinoBunnyApplejackHobbyist Artisan Crafter
Amazing!!!Heart 
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cloudsabovedawnHobbyist Digital Artist
This is simply beautiful. The landscape fit perfectly with using Princess (Rarity) Platinum as the star pony. Well done!
SkyshadowMeadow's avatar
In a way, I don't like this one. I can't use it as a wallpaper Q_Q
Lovely piece though.
aJVL's avatar
Aww....
Maybe for your phone? 
SkyshadowMeadow's avatar
Sorry, it's reserved for this one fav.me/d5aw0mq
aJVL's avatar
Oh hey, Cosmicunicorn! Nice choice. 
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SilvvvStudent Traditional Artist
Beautiful 

Your an amazing artist
aJVL's avatar
Thanks so much for your compliment.
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SilvvvStudent Traditional Artist
No problem! Anytime!
TheSnowstar's avatar
Oh my God!
This snow! These reflections!
Awesome!!! ^_^
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Thank you. Glad you like it.
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