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"Caradorian Chimera" by Misti Hope Wudtke

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Another Caradorian critter for Kenton and Rebecca Whitman, denizens of the realm of Carador. This is not your typical Greek mythology chimera, as you can hopefully tell. Caradorian chimeras are, according to Kenton and Rebecca...well, then can be lots of things, it seems, except fuzzy and cute. This was sort of a problem for me, since I usually have trouble trying to draw anything that doesn't come out looking fuzzy and cute.

Well, hopefully I succeeded. Even if the background (an the critter itself, now that I look at it) came out looking like a frame from an animated movie.

Oh, and he tells me that his name is Edward. He says that the human remains at his feet are just for scale; he says he really wouldn't hurt a flea.

Colored pencil and pencil, colored in Photoshop w/Wacom.




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26 Dec 200545 Garrett
This guy may not hurt a flea, but that's probably because it's too small for him to see. It's highly likely that he would hurt everything else.
6 Mar 2006:-) Cornelia Karlsson
Ehm. I meant "almost entirely grey". Of course.
6 Mar 2006:-) Cornelia Karlsson
It's a really nice creature, and I especially like the teeth and the background, but isn't his colours a little too sharp? Especially the feet the furthest from the moon should be almost entirely black, since the moon can't shine on them. Great work, though!
3 Apr 2006:-) Anne Wipf
Oooooooh ! That's a gorgeous picture ! Scary, too... Wonderful colors.
13 Jun 200645 Same Anonymous
looks like something I would draw, except about 10X better!
9 Aug 200645 Princess
This is just omg great!. I have never seen anything this this i can't even think of a word for it this is soo good i love it. that would be sweet to make a poster out of it. Do u sell your pics cause u said eariler that u were making money from ebay? i would soo buy this pic!
13 Dec 2006:-) Shelz Keast
Those mountains are awsome! The Chimera doesn't seem to be casting much of a shaddow though.
8 Jan 200745 Vanessa M. Gurley
He's to cool to have a shadow! <<lame I know lol but I love Caradorian Chimera and used him in my story that im writing right now. He is the perfect villan! and I love him!!! (and I asked first) Oh and to Misti I have a chapter with him in it if you would like to read it, its taken forever to write because I was stuck for a long time but its cool because I'm writing again YAY 2 so if you want to read it e-mail me at Nessacodagenio@aol.com (and anyone else that wasn't to read it, cause it's not posted yet)
8 Feb 2008:-) Stephanie L. Barker
GRRRRRRRRR.....
6 Mar 2011:-) Emma Stephenson
What’s wrong with looking like a still from an animated movie? I’d love to be able to draw stuff that looks like a still from an animated movie.
Would Edward like a cookie, or would a steak be more his style?
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'Caradorian Chimera':
 • Created by: :-) Misti Hope Wudtke
 • Copyright: Creative Commons LicenseThe work 'Caradorian Chimera' by Misti Hope Wudtke is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 Sweden License.
 • Keywords: Brown, Chimera, Claws, Cliffs, Creature, Dusk, Growl, Monster, Moon, Mountains, Night, Snarl, Spines, Teeth, Wings
 • Categories: Landscape, Nature, Panoramic, Mythical Creatures & Assorted Monsters
 • Techniques: Pencil/Graphite Pen, Coloured Pencils, Computer-coloured Picture
 • Submitted: 2004-02-12 23:57:49
 • Views: 3328
 • Resolution: 784x616

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