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Boudicca by tamiart Boudicca by tamiart
Boudicca, Celtic warrior queen of the Iceni people of Eastern England. After the Romans took their land, stripped her, flogged her and raped her daughters, she led a rebellion against them, destroying several cities and armies in the process. Badass.
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bloodyfaery Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2018
This art just made me gayer.
Raphaelmf Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2017
Boudicca. O nome já até indica. "A Mulher Pica". :v
jonwassing Featured By Owner Apr 2, 2017  Hobbyist Writer
I will ignore the wrong time period for a kilt to exist for the fact that this picture is awesome, the colours are really nice and she doesn't look like some sort of half-naked greco-roman bimbo like people like to depict her.
RoguishBard Featured By Owner Feb 27, 2017  Hobbyist Writer
It is said the very statues fell away from the gates, as though fleeing the enemy. It took not one, but several legions to finally slay the Iceni Queen. With but a handful of Celts, Boudicca made the mightiest empire of the age tremble.

And you captured the badassery well.
Mydrawlife1230 Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2016
Really love it! Its so beautifully drawn, colored and shaded, + its so badass :)
GulfKiller101 Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2016
It's said "They that sow the wind, shall reap the whirlwind", Boudicca obviously wasn't thrilled at being oppressed and enslaved, having her lands stolen and watching her daughters be raped by the invaders, that fiery temper typical amongst Celtic folks came out in full swing as she paid the Roman invaders back for every transgression against her, her family and the Iceni, with interest!
Lilium59 Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2015  Hobbyist Artist
A really fierce and brave Queen, no doubt here. Really love your work ^^ 
Your rendition of her is a blessing after the horrible, horrible "Fate/Grand Order" one (for your own sake, do not look at her). Many kudos! 
SpleeSpree Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2014
And she pillaged three cities, killing, raping, and desecrating the bodies of 80,000 innocent civilians! Then she ordered her army of at least 100,000 to attack 10,000 Roman soldiers head on without any chance to flank. She even brought women and children to watch her attempted slaughter of the Romans. Of course, her entire army was routed and then annihilated because the spectators were blocking the path to retreat. Really badass! 
"They that sow the wind, shall reap the whirlwind"
Lilium59 Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2015  Hobbyist Artist
Not a "all good" character and she lose, yeah, but a great one nonetheless. She gives Romans a taste of their own medicine, they were as brutal as she was. 
LeganderyBananaPeel Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2014
oh yeah...well....shut about that.
ArekuWargTamer Featured By Owner Oct 18, 2013
I live in the East of England she is a legend great picture! 
PuddingValkyrie Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Badass indeed. I love your depiction of her.
Keldain Featured By Owner Jun 16, 2013
Great job depicting Boudicca's epic toughness and awesomeness! :)
violetstory Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
haha I really love the story and the scene you created here is so beautiful :heart: :meow: I really really love this :meow:
Grawuar Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
I like this style, very nice looking.
doctormo Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
She went on a literal bazerka. Destroying any chance of her tribe and family to pass on it's genes or it's culture. The Iceni made some of the best gold artefacts found in England and it's a shame it ended the way it did. The Romans weren't stopped, they went on to overlord the Iceni lands by giving them to their neighbouring tribes who had given in to the Roman jack boot.
tenshichild Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2013
This is amazing. I did a term paper on Boudicca last semester. She was such an amazing woman
HeSerpenty Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Oo I like very much-- I think you captured her well! N I enjoy the greeny undertones that pull this pic together!
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