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January 9, 2010
Skin Deep by `arcipello
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Skin Deep

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The latest issue of ImagineFX magazine is out on the 12th here in the UK and a week or so after that in the rest of the world. I created this image and a complete workshop on how i went about it including a 25 minute recording of myself painted it from start to finish (obviously speeded up!) you can find that on the DVD.
This image is about the fragility of beauty and how nothing lasts, the roses growing from her skin are a metaphore for this.

photoshop and Corel Painter
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© 2010 - 2021 arcipello
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schmoo15's avatar
Just finished watching the speed painting, this is incredible!! Gorgeous work!
Piros-Denever's avatar
Just found your speed painting and it has blowen my mind! I love evereything about her!
padloquet's avatar
This is the most awesome stuff I´ve ever seen. You´re a true artist! 
How long does it took you to perfect your skills like that?
Tatmione's avatar
omg, the roses ARE her skin! Awesome concept!
Banana-Banshee's avatar
Amazing concept! *-*
Love it! :heart:
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khaled-alahmari's avatar
hello there , great work .
you are featured in my journal
i hope you don't mind
sama526's avatar
This is..Mind blowing......i saw the video on Youtube and felt really bad about myself lol :P
Brilliant work!
alisi4's avatar
you are amazing!!!!!!!!
Elgorfo1's avatar
what is the term for this surrealistic, dreamlike? look cool either way.
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Alislinn's avatar
I just watched the speed painting of this on youtube!!! :iconiloveitplz:
Maron-art's avatar
Incredibly beautiful..!
tHiSxPeRFeCtiOn's avatar
Wow...i love it...<3
x-Thoraine-x's avatar
So beautiful, and great concept to go with it!
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Imperial-Jadeite's avatar
saw your video on this and it's very impressive!
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