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Daphne and Apollo

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This is the first illustration I did for the book. It was a kind of exam, to decide if I was going to do the illustrations or not. The liked a lot, the only problem being the nudity, but they decided very soon that they liked the way it is. so I disn't have to change it.

Watercolor and a bit of photoshop.
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kittysdesignstudio's avatar
Heya. Heads-up that a page on facebook is using this image without citing you as the artist: www.facebook.com/Artisawayofsu… the only way to stop this from happening is to report the page for copyright infringement. I've been in contact with quite a few artists whose work has been reposted without credit by this page, but the page keeps on benefitting from others' work. Best wishes for the future. Cato.
AliceTwice's avatar
Thats fantastic work. well done fella
And dont worry about the nudity, art loves nudity, the modern society sees every nude body as a sexual thing, while it is not, a body is so much more.
fragiledoll8's avatar
absolutely stunning
thesuncarriage's avatar
Beautiful. I love Apollo's body language. You can actually feel how heartbroken he is. I'm in love with this!
Ace-DZ's avatar
This is amazing.
lilarees's avatar
A client brought this into me for a tattoo, and I've been trying to find the original artist.  I would love to show you the finished product and credit you for the artwork.  lilarees@yahoo.com
Fantastic! Would love to hung it up on the wall!
Sturmaffe's avatar
Wonderfully illustrative, it tells the story impossibly well. The color pallet and posing are also perfect
devilskills's avatar
Absolutely stunning! Portrays all the "magic" and beaty that mithological gods have! (or that I imagine them having)
Hislilkid's avatar
made a double-take when i saw this one. this is why i love art.
Brainfruit's avatar
This is a beautiful illustration
TheArtGirls's avatar
makes me want to read, love your stuff.
Kgusel's avatar
Amazing gallery!
Annathelle26's avatar
Absolutely breathtaking! I love this myth:heart:
ShizukaxxxSecret's avatar
Omg, a fellow Tolkien fan here! ^^
Annathelle26's avatar
Haha, hey there!^^ Glad to meet fellow Tolkien fans in different corners of DA:D
McKBrandon's avatar
One of my favorite myths
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fragiledoll8's avatar
this is gorgeous!
Mellorine91's avatar
:wow: It's wonderful :wow:
pomohippie7's avatar
Your work has been showcased here :) [link]
It remind me "The forest song" by Lesya Ukrainka. It's perfect!
GabyConstanza's avatar
That is fabulous!!! :)
satellite-pulse's avatar
wow. this art has affected me in so many ways... i'm recently accepting an event in my past, and this art... the story, the movement... gah, i can't describe my emotions, but i just wanted you to know that this has truly stunned and impacted someone.

thank you. thank you dearly.
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