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The One Ring

By Kinko-White
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“Three Rings for the Elven-kings under the sky,
Seven for the Dwarf-lords in halls of stone,
Nine for Mortal Men, doomed to die,
One for the Dark Lord on his dark throne
In the Land of Mordor where the Shadows lie.
One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them,
One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them.
In the Land of Mordor where the Shadows lie.”


― J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings

...another sketch in my diary
watercolor, ink, acrylic

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Image details
Image size
4272x2848px 6.58 MB
Make
Canon
Model
Canon EOS 1100D
Shutter Speed
1/32 second
Aperture
F/3.5
Focal Length
18 mm
ISO Speed
100
Date Taken
Mar 28, 2013, 5:32:17 PM
Sensor Size
22mm
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Comments77
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RichardsonSquared's avatar
Beautiful job! And fun fact.

J.R.R. Tolkien died in 1973, turn that date around.. 3 elven rings, 7 dwarven rings, 9 mortal rings, one to rule them all.
Bruna-Skrzypek's avatar
This is really beautiful!
VanquishedEyes's avatar
How you drew the ring is spectacularly unbelievable. Now here me out, I would critique but I'm terrible at explaining, and my sentence structure ruins my competence to be completely honest. I envy your font writing skills too, I'm like novice and your like Pro Master.

Your techniques are inspiring me to follow you, so the wish has been made RQ: Genie emote 
amzimme's avatar
This is beautiful! The detail of the lettering on the ring is incredible--it really looks etched and shiny. I love the watercolor--it works really well with the reflective metal of the ring, and I like the background, how it looks like the ring is dripping or melting, and the white marks above the ring look like lightning, very ominous. Beautiful work!
lunar109artimec's avatar
What fountain pen did you use in this artwork ?
TommyTwoThumbs's avatar
its what we all want ...if we were to be honest
Spartanart117's avatar
the one book to show them all
Bison77's avatar
The one ring to rule them all
:-D :-D :-D :-D :-D
Bluejerry's avatar
Your art is so very beautiful! Thank you for sharing it with the world!
Franci-Cornejo's avatar
<font><font>wow great!</font></font>
Dyana-M's avatar
I like your style, it's very original :)
MataHari22's avatar
:love: wonderful work
ARTofPSP's avatar
<font><font>Wow! Clap </font></font>
luficerr's avatar
I will give you substantial amounts of money for a copy of this
FoofyCakez's avatar
Damn! I'm in love with this one! It's perfect! :love: 
I really love the colours you used and the background really suits with the ring. :) And with the text next to it.. It's lovely! This should be in the books of Tolkien! :heart:
MidgarZolom's avatar
Very cool. The light on the ring is really well done.
sasmile's avatar
..it is...WOW!! awesome work *-* +fav 
RCris123's avatar

This is the One Diary, to rule them all, to find them all, to bring them all and into awesomeness bind them.

Amazing painting.

STUDLROW-Pictures's avatar
Awesome, like all others.
Kpop-44's avatar
Sketch? o.O Gosh, I wish I could draw like that! AMAZING :heart:
Cassiuseos's avatar
These are so amazing! It would be wonderful to look back on a book of such beautiful drawings many years into the future, like finding a treasure :)
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