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A Siren's Call

By Zanariya
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This is a remake of an old painting ([link]). It is also my entry for the "Draw This Again" competition :D I'm really happy with the new painting, although i wish i had more time to work on it... but so many deadlines... i... can't... *faints*

Mermaids are EVIL! >8D
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Genisc's avatar
Hi!
The picture is very good but I have a question - why all people think sirens were some kind of a mermaid?? Sirens came from Greek mythology and there they're described as half-women half-birds. We have plenty of art, sculptures, etc. depicting them this way.  
I just wanna understand why this image suddenly turned into mermaid-like?
exoticsiren's avatar
Hi there!

Where can I purchase this Zanariya? My boyfriend is a Merchant Marine Captain and calls me his Siren all the time. We saw this and he loved it.  Please let me know:)
Poetsiren's avatar
LOVE that your focus and coloring make it so that I clearly will not see the man in the foreground until it is far too late. I am entranced! Great job!
Zanariya's avatar
Glad you like it! ^^
MeridianMermaid's avatar
>:D I agree mermaids are a piece of work! But we can be fun too. Just don't let us get hungry. Next best thing and such ^.^
I used your image on my tumblr (see my profile for details) and I hope you dont mind. If you do, please let me know how I can fix it!
Zanariya's avatar
Thanks for letting me know, my only condition is that you link back to my DA page and make sure you give me credit for the painting :)
MeridianMermaid's avatar
Yes I did! :) there is a follow through link on the picture if you click it, and I put a link to your DA page on the caption. You're welcome to visit my tumblr and check :D thanks for letting me use it! I just really liked how bad ass she was!
Cameos-Equine's avatar
so cool :iconiloveitplz: gahh i love her experssion, she looks so...unsatisfied, like, "ugh, is this it? C'mere you..."
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Tehehee she's still hungry >8]
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I love the tail! Whoa, i didn't notice that there was a guy there until after like a minute! It's creepy (in a good way) and so pretty!
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Thank you so much :)
MissIp's avatar
awesome tail
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Her tail looks great! I really like the distressed look of the tailfin.
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This is a brilliant piece of artwork. The longer I look at it, the more I adore it.
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