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Quality of Children's Life Illustration by Raindropmemory Quality of Children's Life Illustration by Raindropmemory

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Illustration for a book commission, it's about education in Thailand, thus various students at various ages.

TALK

Back to drawing a bunch of kids again, after I hate drawing them for years. hehe. :p

Trivia:
• Thai Elementary school: red shorts and skirt
• Thai Secondary school: blue skirt
• Thai Teacher with puzzled face: brown suit
• Thai university students: the rest


Fuh by Emoji-kun 

Tools:

Traditional → Pencil, watercolor 
Photoshop
→ Cleanup artwork with Brightness/Contrast, Dodge/burn tool
→ Repaint all over the place on layer with ‘multiply’ blending, for example, shadow layer.
→ Adjust color with Color Balance and Selective color, my usual tools.
 
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blondi7230 Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2019  New Deviant
We're really impressed with you illustrations. We're looking for a children's book illustrator for book two in a series of eight books titled Reading Is Fun! Imagine That! by Ruth A. Radmore. Please contact us at floralcat@aol.com.
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Larione Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2015
looks so sweet and peaceful. :) they would make awesome stickers
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artistkristin Featured By Owner Sep 28, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
How lovely! Thanks for the trivia about school, I never know that the colors meant something.
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Cappippuni Featured By Owner Dec 12, 2013
Oooh awesome illo!! clap clap  Interesting to know about the different school uniforms in Thailand, strangely it is just me or the teachers uniform looks like a bit military? O.O
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:iconraindropmemory:
Raindropmemory Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2013   Digital Artist
Well, that's how civil officer uniform looks like here. :)
well, or even the public bus driver → www.siamdara.com/_images/20070…
Sparta Emoji-04 (Cycling) 
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mengky335 Featured By Owner Dec 1, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
In Indonesia is also same, elementary in white-red, junior high school in white blue, and school teacher (or rather civil servant) is brown suit
senior high school is white-gray

Great anyway :D

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Raindropmemory Featured By Owner Dec 2, 2013   Digital Artist
Thank you~! Fuh by Emoji-kun
Now that's more like AEC! , since we share some similarities, hehe.
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mengky335 Featured By Owner Dec 2, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
hehe AEC! :D
When I was a little, I just wish to have cuter uniform like japanese :D for me, the color of uniform is really boring, I envy so much with malaysian uniform www.flickr.com/photos/8493598@… easy to be used for evangelion school uniform cosplay!

cute uniform mostly appear in kindergarten or some private school :/ 
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DanDrazen Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2013   Writer
There are schools where the students wear uniforms in the United States, but those are privately-run schools that make a lot of their own rules, such as church-run schools. But you probably knew that.
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Raindropmemory Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2013   Digital Artist
Oh I don't!, so this is new to me.
Glad to know the different there. :)

Llama Emoji 23 (Shyness) [V1] 
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dumii Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2013  Hobbyist
I like to look at your drawings :)
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Raindropmemory Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2013   Digital Artist
Thank you~! Fuh by Emoji-kun 
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dumii Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2013  Hobbyist
OMG how sweet is this emoticon :D
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LELE146 Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
so cute!
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Raindropmemory Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2013   Digital Artist
Thank you~! Fuh by Emoji-kun 
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LELE146 Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
you're very welcome Llama Emoji 04 (Pretty) [V1] 
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BorisFedorov Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Very cute, like these drawings would go well for a book about education. :D 
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Raindropmemory Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2013   Digital Artist
hehe, Thanks a lot. : 3
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BorisFedorov Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
no problem
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sorryfish Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
wonderful...
reminds me when i got to teach junior students sometime ago
Llama Emoji 08 (Crying) [V1]
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Raindropmemory Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2013   Digital Artist
Thank you~! Fuh by Emoji-kun 
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MrsVolv Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2013  Professional General Artist
IT looks a bit like some kinda military school with teachers' uniforms, but it's nice, I like it! <3
I really love colors here!
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Raindropmemory Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2013   Digital Artist
Thank you~! Fuh by Emoji-kun 
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