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Robin in COLORS

Okies I hope y'all likes . I managed to finish coloring the ROBIN design.
I really like how this one turned out.
I learned quite a few new things as I was figuring out how to color this one. and I hope in my next few upcoming pieces it can help me solidify my theories on it.

enjoy !
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cjlittlefield9's avatar
Which Robin is it?
Frozx398's avatar
cool pose! nice background too!
PJMarts1's avatar
This is a must have...
BookerJ's avatar
Turned out great man. Love the dynamic pose! Your treated all the muscle structure and shadow just right. I dig it.
hilltopcall's avatar
OW! rly amazing work! awesome :)
swordsmith86's avatar
man i really like this robin... from the belt design to the cape.. i really love the cape. it reminds me of ken the eagle's cape from gachaman/g-force. but the pallette of colors you chose really make him look like he belongs alongside batman. probably one of the best artist adaptations i've seen of him.
Shadowgrail's avatar
thanks so much !
yeah the cape was influenced by both G-Force design and the fact that his namesake is of a bird.=D
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kohaku-dono's avatar
I love everything about this picture.
axelalonso's avatar
This Robin does have all the bird's Robin attitude
fdiskart's avatar
I meant to comment on this last night; but I hate browsing DA on my gf's MAC, plus the colors on her LCD always look dull. Anyway...

I think you knocked it out of the park with the colors. Very simple, muted, yet vibrant. I love the way the compliment the pencil linework. All in all it's a great style!
Shadowgrail's avatar
Thanks so much for that man !
I've been working on my coloring for a small while.. my original tutor was Cheeks. =)
fdiskart's avatar
Wow, that's a pretty big tutor! Sean's coloring is exceptional and you are definitely achieving that effect of muted yet colorful images. Very nicely done.
Gotetsu005's avatar
This looks like a Robin worthy to be the Bat's protoge! Nicely done. :)
Samson42007's avatar
It's ROBIN!! Turned out awesome!! :-)
EagleGosselin's avatar
The proportions are still pretty funky, but that's my only complaint.

The design's much more solid [except maybe the feathery bits, which remind a bit much of that cartoon whose name I can't recall...] than the one in Teen Titans Year 1.

Scaly underwear?! UGH!

This would go well next to Steve Huge's Batman, I think.
ntholden's avatar
Love these colours.
reminds me of Barry windsor Smith or P. Craig Russell.
The colours totally change the piece. This is very cool.
Shadowgrail's avatar
wow man thanks for the compliment !
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Shadowgrail's avatar
hey thanks.. !

I uh.. just noticed we all the have teh same avatar ???? WTF ??
SpiderGuile's avatar
April Fool's Day on DA! ;)
Tohmo's avatar
That's great! The pose and your awesome colors make a good match! I also like the background as simple as it is. :)
Shadowgrail's avatar
Thankee !
I liek my simple bg too.. ! altho i wouldn't mind doing more details later I think this balanced out my focus well.
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