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water dragon
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Published: January 9, 2016
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This creature design was a group effort in my creature design class. I was the group leader and did the main render that you see above. The zbrush model was made by my group member Sebastian Barrantes, his art station is here:…

Being a group leader in a design project was a new experience, but my group pulled through and made a pretty nice looking creature.
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Adobe Photoshop CC 2015 (Windows)
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sandcastler's avatar
Awesome job on the fins & webbing membranes!!
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Antidotethelizard|Student Traditional Artist
you made my stressful day worth it i hope you know that 
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Songundercover's avatar
Before I saw that it was an axolotl dragon it already made me think of the Julio Cortázar tale ^_^ Awesome :)
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CatrynFaeDragoness's avatar
Oh my, this is just so amazing, it makes me speechless :0
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unicornomics| General Artist
He looks sweet and I love his coloring
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YAMATA12|Student General Artist
so cute and such a good work :iconbravoplz:
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igarashiaoi|Student Digital Artist
it's like an underwater Toothless! Awesome! 
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XxSnoWolfxX|Hobbyist Digital Artist
Axolotl too cute!
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Chaoswolfstone|Hobbyist General Artist
awesome dragon
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VAPArt's avatar
This is awesome La la la la. I love the design!
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Messinground|Hobbyist Digital Artist
You axolotl questions
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Alex-Pendragon-106|Student General Artist
Amazing...although the head looks too much like that of the Night Fury from How To Train Your Dragon.
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Detkef|Student Digital Artist
That might be because Toothless is inspired by an axolotl, like ours is too.…
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Anni-Frid|Hobbyist General Artist
I think it is really beautiful creature, very cute-looking!
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Unialien|Hobbyist General Artist
Oh my god! Beautiful! :love: :heart:
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