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February 4, 2020
You fell in my river on a summer day by Konveekou
Featured by TsaoShin
Suggested by Minato-Kushina
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You fell in my river on a summer day

“I remember you falling into my river..”

I've been working on this on and off for a few days, really pushed through the last night to complete it! It's been a long time since I spent a good amount of time making something for myself that's soft or happy. I was really happy during the process of this, and the result is very rewarding<3

Spirited Away is my first and favourite Ghibli movie:heart:. It has a very special place in my heart<3
Poppies start blooming around May if the weather is nice. They were a self-indulgent touch that is between the lines of making this piece closer to home (I am unfamiliar with flower meanings so if there's some kind of metaphor that could fit, it wasn't intended). I love when spring comes in because it means summer is closer and it's my favourite season~ I didn't get to see many up close -so far-, but I look forward to! Cicada symphonies <33

The only thing I improvised because I didn't do proper research was the laces in the shoes. I focused more on creating a peaceful spring-summer meridian vibe with the protagonist than being accurate on what the character was wearing back when the incident happened.

I have the day off today so I might as well take advantage of that and rest. See how many things I can finish until Friday.

Special thanks to ELK64 and megounette for their advice & guidance when I was finishing it :huggle:

Pixel: Pink Pencil Here's the process video if you're interested! 

:star: I'll have this as a print for Dokomi (news coming soon), the A5 version will have a little surprise on the back ^^

pink flower - F2U  bullet Please do not repost! You can find this on Twitter twitterTumblr Icon tumblr & Instagram New Icon instagram~

Hope you like it :D
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Kordyne's avatar
Amazing work! Especially the grass and water :)
Konveekou's avatar

thank you very much!

The water was difficult.. but the grass was fun and relaxing to paint ^^

DawnHargreaves's avatar

I love this a lot <3 especially because I feel much the same way about Spirited Away^^~ thanks for sharing :3

Konveekou's avatar

Aww, thank you very much <3 it's lovely to share feelings.. ahh <3

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:iconcongratsddplz: Many warm congratulations, my dear! Party You totally deserve this DD! It's a really colorful, peaceful and captivating artwork. Heart

Keep up your great job! :hug:
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Thank you very much, dear Minato-Kushina :heart: you are the sweetest :huggle: it makes me very happy you, and everyone likes it... ;;;;; <333

Cupric's avatar
You totally deserve that happiness - and the rest!
This piece is so tender and cute.. it really brings forth fond memories.
And, gosh, the water is stunning!

Very well done indeed <3
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Thank you for your kind words, from the bottom of my heart :heart:

MainLineEngine112's avatar

A man has fallen into the river in LEGO City!

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Can you check my account out? You would be one of the first!
Tinselfire's avatar
Wait a moment... Wasn't Chihiro something like two or three years old when she fell into Haku?

Ah, who's counting? Still excellent work.
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She was, you are correct!!
Apparently in my painting she wears the same clothes since that age hahah

Thank you <33
Tinselfire's avatar
Well, now that you mention it, it is part of her character how she is a bit stuck in the past...

Well played.
LindArtz's avatar
Fantastic work! :)!!!

Congratulations on your much deserved DD! :clap:!!!

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Thank you very much!!! :heart:
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wooow i really adore this! the movie is one of my favs <3 u <3

Konveekou's avatar

Thank you~! Same.. <33

Just one Word: WOW!
lulrik's avatar
It's very beautiful :)
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Thank you very much ^^

sandrum's avatar

This is seriously amazing work!

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