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John P. Chandler

"Eyrin" by John P. Chandler

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This is the portrait I did of Eyrin Fontramonn of Voldar. He is one of Christian Strobl's main heroes and can be read about at the Santharian Dream website (http://welcome.to/santharia). Santharia is dedicated to undetaking the creation of a Tolkien-like world on the web. He invites those who are interested in this type of fantasy to join him in his endevour. Here's the description Christian gave me: As Eyrin is the main character he'll change during his adventures. So at the beginning he's not much of a warrior or wizard, he's just a normal guy, not more than 20 years old at the beginning, brown shoulder long hair, well shaved, dark mysterious eyes but of course quite handsome as a hero to come needs to be. There's one special thing on his face: He once was struck by an arrow on his right cheek, so this'll add a bit of heroism to his appearance - but this doesn't make him ugly, only... interesting. To give him a bit more of innocence maybe it would be a good idea to draw him with his mouth a bit open, slightly laughing (but not too much). As for his clothing: He's the Vardynnian courier, so I'd suggest he's wearing a light cape (hope that's the right word) - I mean a cloth which only hangs down your back. The cape is held together with the sign of Vardưnn (Voldar as capital of this province): a circle with a flying eagle in the center of it, the ring is burning. The rest of his clothing is rather usual, nothing spectacular (no chain mail or something similar).


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7 Sep 199945 William Teo C Y
Wow! Very nice, a handsome guy! Everyone will love him!
8 Sep 199945 Rick Smith
Great detailing on the sword and cloak. And it looks like you've captured the innocense.
11 Sep 199945 Artimidor
Yeah, the best Eyrin I could ever imagine - exactly as I described him! But I think you've heard my compliments already, didn't you, John? Thanx again from Artimidor/Christian Strobl!
17 Oct 199945 That person from That place
It looks great! 2 I'm glad you finally decided to join up with Elfwood. Told ya your art would fit right in!
7 Dec 199945 KF
"I would expect the Enemy to look more fair, and feel more foul" We tend to want all our heros to be golden boys (or girls). I guess that's one of the things I loved about the movie "Willow" - he certainly didn't fit the stereotype for a would-be hero. Nor did Frodo. In building characters, I've often been as guilty as the rest in this.
5 Jan 200045 Jeff
This picture is great. May I use it in my web site, I just want to put it in their so I can use it for a picture for my RPG character for D&D. Again, I absolutly love the picture. Awesome job!
4 Feb 2000:-) Lyndell Stout
This is an outstanding drawing. The character has no obvious anatomical inconsistencies and his garment is intricately detailed. The shading is a bit light for my own taste but its damn perfect regardless. Outstanding!!!!
19 Feb 2000:-) Fredrik Högberg
hmm.. there are some flaws... the head should be a bit lower and more to the left. and the wrist is a bit to thin. other than that it's great. excelent details and shading
18 Feb 200145 Leonardo
some case similar hapend for mi i have create a warior that goes for the name of ERICK NEISHA VOLDAR but i was most interest on were did you get this name becouse what i learn by mi invetigation this name have the translation of "that who return" if someone can help me i like to contac youi dont want to esteal yuor idea i only cuorius for the name that all sorry for the gramatics taht becouse i speak spanhys and i tink yuor drawing is marvelous keep the good work if is posible i want to contacme thank.
18 Apr 200245 Chris bronson
wow no bulging muscles or drawn weapons this is great looks like a real guy! Love every bit of it.
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'Eyrin':
 • Created by: :-) John P. Chandler
 • Copyright: ©John P. Chandler. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Man, Pencil, Warrior
 • Categories: Body Study, Man, Men, Warrior, Fighter, Mercenary, Knights, Paladins
 • Techniques: Pencil/Graphite Pen
 • Inspirations: JRR Tolkien
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 • Resolution: 314x550

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