e
 

Attention! in July 2014, Elfwood.com will get a makeover! Read more about the change.

Elfwood is the worlds largest SciFi & Fantasy community.
  - 152857 members, 1 online now.
  - 11136 site visitors the last 24 hours.

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Marie. E. Bird

"Lakeside Meeting" by Marie. E. Bird

SciFi/Fantasy Picture 14 out of 33 by Marie. E. Bird.      ←Previous - Next→
 
Tag As Favorite
 
SciFi and Fantasy Art Lakeside Meeting by Marie. E. Bird
Add Bookmark
Tag As FavoriteComment
A picture that is a combined birthday gift for my mother and father in-law! (Their b/d is only a month diff, so close enough! ^_^) Anyway my father-inlaw was born in year of horse and is a scorpio..so that's with the horse creature with a scorp tail, plus metal element(cute little gold scorp on horse rump). Mother in-law was born in year of goat(not sure how she'll take that o_0), but also a sagittarius, so I made a black goat-white goat centaur(instead of the usual person-goat/horse/whatever type mix). Yes I know, weird! :) The background is much like the land areas where my inlaws live(central Otago, NZ), lots of pretty lakes and mountains and grassy areas! Well anyway this one took me longer to paint than most of the work I do.. all those details... gah ..which are now squished into the size limit... original much, much bigger in size! Photoshop and Wacom graphire tablet! (: Happy Birthday Mum and Dad inlaw! :)


DateNameComment 
24 Oct 200445 Samara
Very good. Nice technique on the horse. It actually looks like the scorpian tail belongs on the horse, mainly because of the skillfully placed fur around the tail. Nicely done.
22 Nov 200445 Northern Girl
Wonderful idea. I am a rooster/fish, my father is a
tiger/aries(what's the English for that?), my mother and
my grandmother are tigers/libras(same story) and my
brother is a tiger/lion. A scaled rooster, a wooly tiger, two round and metal tigers and a tiger with a mane?
Woooowwwwwwww, take it easy girl!
19 Jul 200545 Anonymous
I would be twin monkeys if this was 4 me. (gemini,year of the monkey)
17 Sep 200545 Parker
I love the whole 'Centaur, but with goats' idea, very nice...

*whishes he had photoshop*
9 Apr 200645 Stitches
A cenator is like your goat and a fawn is when thay only have 2 back legs just thout you might like to know
4 May 200645 Anonymous
Hey, I used to live in central Otago! (wanaka)
I love the little gold symbol on the hip....
25 Jul 200645 Laurel
It looks like they are both looking at each other like 'what are you doing here?'
6 Mar 2008:-) Amanda Vinette Flinck
Cool! Wonder how my scorpio/goat would look like.. maybe I’d better find out.. *starts drawing*
18 Jun 200845 Anon.
I love it!! I like the way u made them look masculine and feminine, respectively (e.g. the goat looks like a female, while the horse/scorpion thing looks male). Keep up the good work!!!1
23 Sep 2008:-) Anna Moonfrost
cool! its really good
Page: [1] 2 3 4 5
Not signed in, Add an anonymous comment to this guestbook...    

Your Name:
Your Mail:
   Private message? (Info)



'Lakeside Meeting':
 • Created by: :-) Marie. E. Bird
 • Copyright: ©Marie. E. Bird. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Centaur, Creatures, Goat, Grass, Horse, Lake, Mountains, Sagittarius, Scorpio, Scorpion, Unusual
 • Categories: Anthropomorphic (Furries), Landscape, Nature, Panoramic, Mythical Creatures & Assorted Monsters, Weapons, Bows, Swords, Blades, Rapiers...
 • Techniques: Computer-coloured Picture, Computer Painted from Scratch
 • Submitted: 2003-07-18 06:37:00
 • Views: 4825
 • Resolution: 600x467

Bookmark and Share



More by 'Marie. E. Bird':
Lone Flight
Moonlight Vigil over the Sea
The Universe Within
Albino Alsation
A Golden Afternoon
Black Rose

Related Tutorials:
  • 'Understanding and Refining Reflections by William Li' by :-)William Li
  • 'Painting in Paint Shop Pro'
  • 'Getting started with colored pencil' by :-)Tiffanie L. Gray
  • '3D And The Computer as a Fantasy Artist's Tool'
  • 'Acrylic Painting' by :-)Stephanie Pui-Mun Law
  • Art Education Finder...
  •  
     

    Elfwood™ is a site for Fantasy and Science Fiction art and stories. The site was founded by Thomas Abrahamsson and is maintained by helpful assistants and moderators, owned by the Elfwood AB corporation.

    [More...]