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Heroines Again

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here it is on tumblr: [link]

complete colour pallette rip-off from :iconquestionstar:'s elves again.

Top, Left to Right:

Lyra Belacqua (His Dark Materials) [link]

Lirael (Old Kingdom Trilogy) [link]

Lissar (Deerskin) [link]

Mosca Mye (Fly By Night) [link]

Rae Seddon (Sunshine) [link]

Renn (Chronicles of Ancient Darkness) [link]

Cassandra Mortmain (I Capture the Castle) [link]

Middle, Left to Right:

Kestrel Hath (Wind on Fire Trilogy) [link]

Yvaine, the star (Stardust) [link](novel)

Amelie Poulin (Le Fabuleux Destin d'Amélie Poulain) [link]

Eowyn (Lord of the Rings) [link]

Bella (Twilight) [link](novel)

Hermione (Harry Potter) [link]

Buffy Summers (Buffy the Vampire Slayer) [link](TV_series)

Bottom, Left to Right:

Amalthea (The Last Unicorn) [link]

Ariadne (Inception) [link](film)

Cassie (Animorphs) [link]

Kitty Jones (Bartimaeus Trilogy) [link]

Ivy Walker (The Village) [link](2004_film)

Gemma Doyle (Gemma Doyle Trilogy) [link]

Elizabeth Bennet (Pride & Prejudice) [link]

So... yeah.

... I kind of wish I didn't have to draw attention to my inclusion of Bella but I keep getting these pissy, irritating notes about her appearance here about how she's not a real heroine and her role in literature and film is sending us back to the forties blah blah. If I didn't think she was worthy of being on here, then she wouldn't be. That is all I want to say. On the subject of Bella at least, I am not interested in anyone's negative opinions. There are plenty of them out there already.
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Jaquina's avatar
where is Pan at the Lyra picture? :( She's just halt complete without her daemon!
PiperInle's avatar
Lyra!!  :happybounce: excited happy Cheerleader 
dustverca's avatar
love this!!! I can't believe you included Lyra and Kestrel!! need to read all of these books :D
hoboinaschoolbus's avatar
I love that you included Cassie in this. The characters that I do know, you are spot on!
Teh-Zombish's avatar
Ahh, I love this! <3
I'd love to see how you'd paint Teresa from Maze Runner. :3
BlancaXLobo's avatar
i found this fanart years ago in blogspot, but the blog ewas closed and i thought i'll never see this again, and now here it is
joshcmartin's avatar
Ahh I love it when that happens! I'm glad you wanted to find art by me.
BlancaXLobo's avatar
some characters i miss here are jane eyre, luna lovegood(harry potter), dorothy gale(oz), lucy pevensie(chronicles of narnia) and katniss everdreen(the hunger games)
EMOeXpression's avatar
This is beautiful.
Khanashi's avatar
Lyraa! xD Awesome!
Lykereska's avatar
It's so great I can recall some of them (especially Kestrel) And now I also have a list of new books to read ^^
BlackSheep6's avatar
This is beautiful. It's... i'm touched. I know barely half of them but ... it's still very beautifull.
TheifsDownfall's avatar
I am only familiar with a few of these and you captured them all so well. Now I want to read about the ones that I am unfamiliar with! Thank you for the wonderful work and the origins of the characters! :)
geoxley's avatar
Lirael and Kestrel are some of my favorite heroines of everything I've ever read. Thank you so much for this.
LaRoseEatsYou's avatar
this is great, i particularly like Cassandra
i capture the castle is a great book and movie
HKJS's avatar
I absolute love it, and you've put three of my favorites heroines so I just have to fav it. Nice job !
Geekoftheworld's avatar
This is beautiful. I love so many of these ladies as well:) And although I'm not a Bella fan, I have no problem with you including her, you actually made me like a lot more with you gorgeous art.
joshcmartin's avatar
Ha! Thanks for saying :)
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Twitchyteleporter's avatar
why is ginny weasely not on here, eh?
PoisonParasyt's avatar
woooooo lissar lirael yvaine and rae <3 now if only i could wriggle in sirantha jax and mercy thompson. Also bella (i actually ENJOYED the twilight book and im kinda surprised she was included but hey, the loves gotta balance out the hate) oh also inception girl is cool ;P
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