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Cynthia ´Arthemis´ Smit

"Mishandled WoodElf" by Cynthia ´Arthemis´ Smit

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Guess what? I started with the eyes, as you know I have a fascination about them. This time I made a rather freaky eye, that looked like it was surgically implanted at the wrong side of his/her head. The doodle was left in my sketchbook that I found in 2006? I think it’s made in 2005 or so. Then I used Painter and Adobe to colour. In the meantime I have named him (decided it was a male) Azu. I even created a little story. He was attacked by a large and ugly troll, who wanted his beautiful eyes for himself - stupid troll – and instead of taking them both, he managed to only get one. Then poor Azu found an evil elf who agreed to give him a magical eye in exchange of the trolls head. The evil elf didn’t make a perfect job, leaving his face scarred, but then again, the magic still works. Now young Azu can go for another dangerous adventure.

Medium used: sketch, photoshop and painter. 

4 Jun 2008:-) Heidi Hecht
The "implanted" eye makes him look undead & that side of his face looks bigger than the other. And the ear on the other side of his face seems to be missing. With ears that big I would think the tip would be showing through his hair at least. I suppose that’s what you get for dealing with evil elves, I suppose. It still looks pretty creepy.

:-) Cynthia ´Arthemis´ Smit replies: "Well, I like to think he is looking slightly to his right. That way the face is ’symmetrical’ in measurement and his ear will not show... lol"
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'Mishandled WoodElf':
 • Created by: :-) Cynthia ´Arthemis´ Smit
 • Copyright: ©Cynthia ´Arthemis´ Smit. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Cut, Elf, Eye, Horror, Magical, Scar, Scary
 • Categories: Elf / Elves, Head or Facial Study, Man, Men, Warrior, Fighter, Mercenary, Knights, Paladins
 • Techniques: Pencil/Graphite Pen, Computer-coloured Picture
 • Submitted: 2006-08-17 22:22:18
 • Views: 822
 • Resolution: 792x836

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