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the old man
By petebritney   |   Watch
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Published: November 4, 2012
© 2012 - 2019 petebritney
this drawing i kept coming back to over the past 2 years , it was a piece i always wanted to try , an old man lots of hair , but more than that , the emotion .
this photo drew me in because we get to make up our own idea of who he is . some say he looks exactly like santa claus , some say their grandad and to others he looks homeless . but more than that we get to make up our own story for him too , is he sad ? is he deep in thought ? is he simply looking down and reading or is he longing for a lost love ?
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Leyke General Artist
Great work, really. Is it just pencil? Amazing
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oswalddentProfessional Traditional Artist
what great line quality! this is amazing
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wonderINCHobbyist Digital Artist
I see you did the best possible work with the equipment that was given and you did an amazing job on details
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xXPlatinumSkiesXxHobbyist Traditional Artist
Wow this is very detailed! :love: Great job! :D
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HanaGalalStudent Traditional Artist
The drawing is amazing and all, but the description made it better
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parag457Hobbyist Traditional Artist
great drawing :)
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The-Angel-of-AngelsProfessional Traditional Artist
great work pete =D
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MadOldHagHobbyist General Artist
Simply wonderful.
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Manovich-artHobbyist Photographer
A wonderful image.
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natbat2314Hobbyist Traditional Artist
It's beautiful!! But I'm going with that it looks like santa :D
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ninjagoat79Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Wow amazing work :)
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This is a drawing? Wow!! I was about to compliment you on the excellent photo. The detail in this is just amazing!
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Texture..texture...texture...I love it. A very amazing piece. Like Tim said "Bravo!".
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