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Daily Deviation
January 16, 2008
Wall by *henning is beatifully painted and a wonderful example of the mastery of digital painting. Unique and intriguing with exquisite details in just the right places.
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The idea for this painting has been laying inside the back of the head for quite a while, and I was basically just looking for a excuse to make it. Originally, it was ment for an art competition, but since I didn’t go there after all the painting wasn’t used for anything special.

Painted during quite a few evenings using Photoshop with a Wacom tablet. Reference used for the character.

Here's a beautiful tune inspired by this painting, composed by Tore Thomassen:…
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Galinas-Claim's avatar
I saw this on the cover of a neat fantasy art book.  Nothing special, huh?  Nice work!
henning's avatar
Haha, ah yes. It was used as a cover once back in the days. Thanks for noticing :) 
berdy502's avatar
great work absolute beauty  
BlacksmithofAngels's avatar
always loved this piece, never knew where it came from....... (seen it on so many fantasy art sites over the years its insane)
henning's avatar
Thank you so much, much appreciated :thanks: 
heidi137's avatar
THEJOHN59's avatar
Je reste sans voix !
Extra !
MalloryRo's avatar
Amaziiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiing O_O
GarySWilkinson's avatar
Love this, especially the shadows and the shading
henning's avatar
Thanks a lot! :thanks:
godofimagination's avatar
I have a book with this as the cover.
TheNecco's avatar
The yellow wallpaper? :lol:
hockychick89's avatar
Wow I love this. Amazing work as always
FransMensinkArtist's avatar
Pretty much PERFECT!
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somersetholmes's avatar
Incredible work...WOW! :clap:
Ulben's avatar
Kinda disturbing.. and hot :)
mabu1982's avatar
really great damn cool!
Sulov's avatar
beautiful ....
Namminah's avatar
I saw you received the image of the day for your Cthulhu piece on ImagineFX. Congratulations! I saw this piece in your gallery and loved it. It well deserves a Daily Deviation! Congrats on this piece as well. :)
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