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Shreyas Sampat

"Uzume Dances" by Shreyas Sampat

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This is a panel from my Cartooning class's final project; I did a retelling of one of Amaterasu's myths. The style is sort of a mixture of Buddhist thangka, manga, and my own particular thing. Uzume, the goddess of joy and happiness, is also known for her dancing, so I reflected that in the way she appears in the comic (here, dancing atop a fire), and in her costume, which makes references to Chinese theatrical costume and Indian dancer statuary. Drawn with brush pen and technical pen.

3 Apr 200645 Syera
Nice - it's not often that I see something so unique while looking through random pictures. 2 I love the way the lines look and the life given to the picture by the pose of the character. 2
29 Feb 200845 Anon.
really good n_n
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'Uzume Dances':
 • Created by: :-) Shreyas Sampat
 • Copyright: ©Shreyas Sampat. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Dance, Fire, Ink, Uzume, Woman
 • Categories: Anime / Manga, Woman, Women
 • Techniques: Black Ink, Felt-tipped Pens
 • Submitted: 2005-07-12 18:53:30
 • Views: 2126
 • Resolution: 838x674

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