the deep
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© 2007 - 2019 bluefooted
I got a lot of help on this one from the good people at ConceptArt.org. So anything good in it is due to them ;) Coloring (on the octopus, anyway) was inspired by Klimt.
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Kenegan's avatar
Really like this. Love the use of colour on the tentacles.
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DanielaIvanova's avatar
I knew there was some Klimt in there somewhere! :D I love how you painted the tentacles, awesome job!
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Kazemizu's avatar
Gorgeous. Your work is transporting, dreamlike in its grace and sudden vibrant precision.
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ShadowsElectric|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I have this print, framed on my wall.. I adore your work.
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AnkiLime|Student General Artist
..caught between the devil and the deep blue sea much? :)
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Christa-Kinde's avatar
I want to reach out a hand to that fellow.

The pattern on the octopus is delightful! :heart:
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scratchback|Professional Interface Designer
'Cool octopus tentacles! 'Great comp.
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uber-omega's avatar
I love your work. You have some of the best ideas I've seen in a long time.
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BeatriceCoffee's avatar
amazing style :) the colors are wonderful :)
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charlotte-rhubarb's avatar
wow...:eyepopping: LOVE the tentacles!!!
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Sour-Purple's avatar
amazing! I love that the guy is wearing formal clothes and the colors on those tentacles
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gabiserg2000's avatar
just beautiful in a Klimt-ish kind of a way. great job!
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InsgesamtIngobert's avatar
just great :) very well done.
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MT-000's avatar
"Too late dude"
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Jade-Magic's avatar
Oh! i remember this piece from Imagine FX, great work, i love the colours!
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elevatorangel's avatar
gorgeous image :heart:
I can see how the colouring was inspired by klimt...I love klimt :)
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Foxhawk95's avatar
I Looove this piece! Amazing!
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Capitan-del-Sol's avatar
Love the pattern on the octopus. You do very beautiful work :)
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jujubeeze's avatar
This is so beautiful, you forget the guy is drowning and being sucked downward by an octopus to his death... lol. Good job~ ;)
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Ana7hema|Professional General Artist
the octopus skin is fascinating, so vivid!
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Nick-OG|Professional General Artist
another image i see in someones favorites that instantly steals my heart...who else but bluefooted?
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Modernmilk's avatar
Very beautiful. even the guy has great expression.
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SoraPyper|Professional General Artist
love.
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obernardo's avatar
It's so beautiful it made me cry
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