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Gloom
By melora   |   Watch
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Published: June 7, 2007
"So... do you like it?"

"Oh yes", it replied, staring at the strange coloured box. "It's wonderful."


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So this is all about swamps. Mangrove tree stumps, mud, weird creatures, glowy things etc. Yeah. For school, didn't hate it.
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RadaraiProfessional Traditional Artist
Wow, very nice work! Great sense of mood and the characters look great too!
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johngrovesartProfessional Traditional Artist
Love it, just been re-reading one of the moomin books, this struck me as a 'moomin goes bad' moment. Lots of mystery here. :-)
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foxibiriStudent General Artist
my mouth waters at how much I love this @.@
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MadamMontecristoStudent Traditional Artist
This reminds me of some macabre Totoro <3 i love it. Such wonderful detail and texture.
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This has potential to be a fantastic novel.
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manfishincProfessional General Artist
This is beautiful
I love the colors, the detail, the composition and the concept.
Actually, I guess I love the piece in entirety XD
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Amazingly awesome job :heart:
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Anya-KeeStudent General Artist
very cute?
i love it! :-)
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RollingCherryStudent Filmographer
He is so, morbid.
And her expression is lovely,
she seems really concerned about knowing his response.
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TenderlySharpProfessional General Artist
sweet
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teamothStudent Traditional Artist
the grey creature is adorable
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just beautiful. it deserves all the attention :) congrats on the DD
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beautiful mixture of texture!
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CadoHobbyist Digital Artist
Love it! Great mood, colours, and sweetly humorous.
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TimmatoHobbyist General Artist
weird...but cool
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suiSIDIUSHobbyist General Artist
can't explain why...

but this is so meaningful, ya know?
I just love it...
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ashleyfontonesProfessional Filmographer
this reminds me of a picture book illustration

very maurice sendak to me =]

love it!!!!
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Wonderful! This is great. I love the atmosphere.
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taika-kimHobbyist Artisan Crafter
weird! but so touching...
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I think that I like how she looks the best. especially the mud covered legs added a nice touch
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thevoiceofdoomHobbyist Writer
I wonder if there's anything in the box, or if the box itself is the present...?

Brilliant work, BTW. I love the girl's expression.
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