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Heather L. Kidd

"The Starbird" by Heather L. Kidd

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I came up with a legend-ish thing about these birds--maybe I'll write it up and put it in my Wyvern's library sometime soon. The pic has quite a few flaws, but I like it. Done entirely on a computer, when I was playing around with my new Graphire2 tablet (I love my tablet).

19 May 200345 Mer
OMG! that is SOOOOOOOO awesome.... i'm a big fan of the mythological birds and you have totally caught my interest... great job!

:-) Heather L. Kidd replies: "The blue one is newer, but I did that pic because I liked the way this pic came out. I didn't get the wispy, ghostly appearance of this one with the blue one, and I'm not quite sure how this one came out like that. I'm glad you like it. 2"
11 Jul 200345 Hermione
ooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo!!!!! Ahhhhhhh! I love this so much Im doing a second comment dance, because it deserves more than 1 comment.

:-) Heather L. Kidd replies: "Thank you! 2"
15 Sep 200345 Christy 'Star StormDragon' Pasqualetti
Ooh, this one's awesome! I especially like the head, the way the neck twists and you can see the feathers and stuff turning with it. Definitely very ghost-ish.

:-) Heather L. Kidd replies: "Eeee! Feathers! 2 The ghostly effect was what I think I was going for in that pic (though goodness knows it's been a long time since I did it). Thanks for commenting!"
16 Sep 200345 Tree Slug
Very cool pic, it seems simple but there's a lot of eye catching depth that just pulls you in and wont let go. The only thing I can suggest is keep experimenting and improving, not that you need much improvement.

:-) Heather L. Kidd replies: "If you want to see what evolved from this, see the Blue Phoenix picture. I couldn't smudge as well in that one, for some reason, though. Eh... anyway, I had fun doing this one, and I am always trying to work on more and improve my art. Thank you for commenting!"
8 Aug 200545 Bird Boy
Im a huge fan of mythical birds, so i had to like this one!
Great detail, and ghost-ish look to it. 2 Thumbs up!
11 Oct 2005:-) Amanda Lewin
This is really nice, kinda ghost like especialy with the eye. I really like birds but never seem to be able to make the feathers look right.
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'The Starbird':
 • Created by: :-) Heather L. Kidd
 • Copyright: ©Heather L. Kidd. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Bird, Birds, Eagle, Eagles, Falcon, Falcons, Hawk, Hawks, Heather, Kidd, Night, Phoenix, Star, Starbird, Stars
 • Categories: Mythical Creatures & Assorted Monsters
 • Techniques: Computer Painted from Scratch
 • Views: 1275
 • Resolution: 273x327

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