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Amanda G Armentrout

"The Luminatus" by Amanda G Armentrout

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Inspired by one of the characters in the book A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore. It was amusing that a child could have supernatural powers, a set of hellhounds for pets, and could kill people just by saying the word "kitty".

So alas, an interpretation of the Luminatus, or Death. Weilding a massive scythe just so you know exactly what she is. I like juxtaposition. Contrast is a nice thing, simple, straightforward lineart crossed with loaded symbolism, said symbolism paired with a muted but not dark color scheme. It makes for a somewhat creepy effect.

pencil sketch inked with pigment liners, gradient color fill in photoshop

19 Jul 200845 Neens
this is my most favorite book ever and i quite like this image. very simple yet still powerful.
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'The Luminatus':
 • Created by: :-) Amanda G Armentrout
 • Copyright: ©Amanda G Armentrout. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Child, Cute, Death, Girl, Scythe
 • Categories: Body Study, Ghosts, Ghouls, Aparitions, Head or Facial Study, Woman, Women, Book Illustration
 • Techniques: Pencil/Graphite Pen, Computer-coloured Picture
 • Inspirations: Other Author
 • Submitted: 2006-04-30 16:14:15
 • Views: 3751
 • Resolution: 384x672

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