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The first time I encountered Baba Yaga was via a Mystery Science Theater 3000 episode entitled Jack Frost. (The title of this deviation is also borrowed from one of the protagonists lines.)

She is a nasty old lady riding a mortar and pestle that has a penchant for eating children. (But then what DIDN'T eat children in the fairytale world. It was a pretty everyday occurrence.) Also, she has a cabin with no doors, and no windows, opting to use the chimney to fly out on her escapades. Did I mention the cabin has gigantic chickeny legs?

There are many versions of her, some more threatening than others, but this is mine. :3
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Arturbs's avatar
I love your style :)
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EnderJoc|Student General Artist
This drawings amazing !
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ikzan|Hobbyist Digital Artist
LOve it your soo Awesome i would Say i love you but Never mind that would be gay
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I love it!
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AquariusYaoi's avatar
OwO OMG!!!
amazing!!!! :O
I love Grandma!! :D
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shinewolf's avatar
Gramps still has it
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GrassGreenPillow's avatar
I wouldn't trade being a witch for anything!
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All the best!
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This is great!
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millegas|Hobbyist Artist
WOOOWW it'sss REALLY wonderfull!!!!!!!!!
I LOVEEEEE IT WHIT ALL MY HEART!!!
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There are some versions in folklore where the Baba Yaga doesn't eat children (or at least, not the nice ones). When they don't try and eat the hero, they're found to be very wise and give advice or guidance instead of a nasty demise.
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11days's avatar
kewl....
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PunkoSteam's avatar
I love your version, and I love Baba Yaga. There are some pretty silly versions of her out there.
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studiotriangular|Professional Traditional Artist
Good stuff!
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ChaosTheory116|Student General Artist
Really? I heard about Baba Yaga through a Hellboy comic.
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tobi1480|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is an excellent rendition! Have you listened to Mussagorsky's composition's on the subject?
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CarlesTenorio|Student Digital Artist
Awesome!!!! Baba Yaga Rulz!!!
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ssnuh's avatar
awesome !
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MaRina731|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
The style is great! Fantastic. :)

:+fav:'d
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SolomonMars|Professional Filmographer
fun.
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artmaiar|Professional Digital Artist
I have to say, this is one of my most favorites of your gallery. :D These characters are well done and so much to say about them. The title makes me giggle.
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TricksyWizard|Professional Digital Artist
Spirals and curls kick ass. Nice visual motif.
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DreamsOfSailoN's avatar
old lady kidnapping child in a mortar:
BABA YAGA!!!
nice one
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CrowRa|Student General Artist
you forgot to mention shes a witch :P but you sure did make her an activ granny, just how i like her)))
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