175
3.5K
4
David Kawena - Fables De La Fontaine 05
82.3K Views|1 Today
© 2010 - 2019 davidkawena
Another illustration for the "Fables De La Fontaine" book I was working on during the passed few months.

This is probably my favourite piece from the book (along with davidkawena.deviantart.com/art… ). The combination of winter and a vast forest with tall trees was so inspiring to me, as these are 2 of the things that makes me feel most alive... It was a real pleasure to draw this piece, so much so, that I actually felt a bit sad when I finished it, as the rest of the book didn't call for these kind of views and atmosphere.

This drawing also holds a special place in my heart.



The "Fables De La Fontaine" book has been released in France last month, and is available in 2 versions: a big book+CD, and as a CD, with the stories in the CD booklet.

It is also available on Amazon.fr:
Book+CD: www.amazon.fr/Chantons-Fables-…
CD: www.amazon.fr/Chantons-Fables-…




Have a Great Week Everyone :hug:
David...

-------------------------
David Kawena 2010
"Chantons Les Fables De La Fontaine - Avec Chantal Goya Et Roger Houzel" © SONY MUSIC
Image size
1500x757px 1.73 MB
anonymous's avatar
Join the community to add your comment. Already a deviant? Sign In
Comments (173)
Stephanie-Pessoa's avatar
Stephanie-Pessoa|Hobbyist General Artist
Beautiful!
Reply  ·  
Gryffgirl's avatar
Gorgeous fantasy scene! I am in awe! :wow:
Reply  ·  
ForestDwellerHouses's avatar
ForestDwellerHouses|Professional Artisan Crafter
This is a great looking piece of artwork, beautiful job all around!
Reply  ·  
automnal-glimpse's avatar
automnal-glimpse|Hobbyist General Artist
Oooh I've got the book and the CD ! The songs and your paintings were so beautiful <3
Reply  ·  
Sar94's avatar
Superbes couleurs, j'adore l'expression de la fourmi ^^
Reply  ·  
SeniorT's avatar
You have Incredible talent...Excellent work
Reply  ·  
BlackRoseFaith's avatar
wonderful *o*
Reply  ·  
Calerie's avatar
This is just beautiful :love: I love the contrast between the cold and warm colours, great!
Reply  ·  
Rokutenshi131's avatar
Rokutenshi131|Hobbyist Digital Artist
OUAAAAIIIISSSS :heart:
Reply  ·  
Ottyr's avatar
Ottyr|Hobbyist Artist
The cold quiet of falling snow is warmed by the glow of light from the home in the nearby tree.
Reply  ·  
Ruzeniel-Sandrey's avatar
Ruzeniel-Sandrey|Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Awesome Pic
Reply  ·  
Fishpack's avatar
You're an amazing artist.
Reply  ·  
thevanillatwilight's avatar
This is so gorgeous.
Reply  ·  
jimoy's avatar
jimoy|Professional Traditional Artist
Hope there would be a movie for this. Its very interesting.
Reply  ·  
Christa-Kinde's avatar
An enchanting scene. I think my favorite part may be the 'spiral staircase' made from mushrooms.
Reply  ·  
vinceparis's avatar
vinceparis|Hobbyist Filmographer
un grand respect c'est très représentatif ^^
Reply  ·  
SuneidesisLive's avatar
I love the retro, decades-gone-by style you've used here. It makes me feel warm and fuzzy - like picking up a book from my childhood might. I can see this hanging in a library over a quiet reading nook - you could dream an entire story around it in your head. Great work!
Reply  ·  
donhkzjeronk's avatar
donhkzjeronk|Hobbyist Digital Artist
STUNNED!
Reply  ·  
Redfauxofenigmas's avatar
Redfauxofenigmas|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Wow. AH_freaking_mazing.

Excellent detail, color, and creativity.
Reply  ·  
rorosuri's avatar
this is beautifull i know i say it a lot but it really iss
Reply  ·  
AndytheLemon's avatar
This is so so beautiful, the colours and everything. I'm always so surprised at the stunning amount of detail you put into things!
Reply  ·  
DarkInuFan's avatar
DarkInuFan|Hobbyist General Artist
Ah! It's 'The Ant and the Grasshopper'!
Reply  ·  
anonymous's avatar
Join the community to add your comment. Already a deviant? Sign In
©2019 DeviantArt
All Rights reserved