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Anastasia Korochansckaja

"King of Hearts" by Anastasia Korochansckaja

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In his kingom we stand together,
each heart with strength


So odd the trails that inspiration decides to take. I was sitting on the couch, more or less doing nothing but vaguely skimming across the newest deviations, but my conscious attention was outside, walking with quiet thoughtful steps along the snowy sidewalk. A soft snow was falling, and I was just content to exist. Then this idea came, lunging, screeching and screaming out of the calm. And so..I, surprised and rather taken aback, decided to follow it..curious to see where..if anywhere it would take me.

The snow stopped and melted that night, but somewhere it remained with me as I painted it.

Now to decipher my words. I usually don't paint stuff like this, especially with the bright booold saturated colors I used here. But, it was a good experiment..if not frustrating at times. I think I was inspired by a multitude of things, some of tigers...but mostly photography. I saw a good deal of overexposed photos and for whatever reason they stuck with me..I loved the drastic contrasts in color and the dominance of white in composition and wanted..if anything to try and paint something somewhat similar. So I did.

I am not altogether sure what I think of the piece. I can't even say if I like it or hate it, might just take me some time to digest it to find a verdict.

SO here he is, King of Hearts. Take him as he is..like it hate it..I suppose really art is just like anything, one man's trash is another man's treasure.

time taken: ? really don't even want to take a guess

Tools: original sketch in pencil, ps for color

Size: 6000x4000 pixels at 200 dpi

7 Oct 2011:-) Jeanette M Thomas
Magnificent. I am sure he rules forever in the land just over the Rainbow Bridge, lovingly caring for all those animal friends our hearts hold dear.
7 Oct 2011:-) Sherry Jo Cote
I really like this picture. For all the soft colors his expression says, "Be good to this heart or I will eat you!" At least that’s what I got from it13
7 Oct 2011:-) Jonas Lidström
Realy nice one... No - Excelent!
10 Oct 2011:-) Lindsay Verde
Simply beautiful!
12 Oct 2011:-) Daniel Marcel Jacobs
wow, how powerfull 1
24 Oct 2011:-) Samuel E Martens
Awesome!! This is brilliant work. I love the cat but that jewel in the shape of a heart. And the way you make it shine. Brilliant!
6 Nov 2011:-) Marty L Knoff
It’s very nice you did a great job even if you don’t recognize it.
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'King of Hearts':
 • Created by: :-) Anastasia Korochansckaja
 • Copyright: ©Anastasia Korochansckaja. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: King, Of, Hearts, Anthro, Fantasy
 • Categories: Anthropomorphic (Furries), Lycanthrope, Were-folk, etc
 • Techniques: Pencil/Graphite Pen, Felt-tipped Pens, Airbrush, Sprayed, Computer-coloured Picture, Mixed Media, Mechanical/Technical Pencils, Photoshop
 • Submitted: 2011-09-26 03:03:36
 • Views: 1977
 • Resolution: 744x1100

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