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"A Precious Gift" by Dawn D Davidson

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From The Black Cauldron, second in Lloyd Alexander's Chronicles of Prydain...

When the party is attacked by the Huntsmen of Annuvin, Adaon is mortally wounded. His last act is to entrust Taran with his precious brooch, a magic talisman destined to force Taran to a crucial choice.

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15 Sep 2006:-) Duelen
*mimics above commenter* Not Adaon!! he and poor Arianlynn never got to get married!!*sniff* this is a gorgeous rendition of that scene! makes me cry...agian!
19 Nov 2006:-) Sdixon
Wow... it looks so real! Especially Adeon's face. I can almost see it moving. And the expressions are wonderful too; believable, and beautiful. What a great piece!
5 Dec 2006:-) Johan Aronson
Wow, amazing facial expressions! I have to as if you used reference pictures for this one
11 May 200745 Anonymous
You portrayed Adaon really well, but in my opinion Taran looks a bit like a girl. Otherwise great pic!!
22 Feb 200845 SiriusFan13
The point of view is great in this. Taran looks like he’s really grieving (though there’s something just a big funny with his expression... not sure what tho... maybe it’s just me.) Adaon is great2

Lovely job!

Sirius2
19 Apr 200845 Geno
You are one amazingly good artist.You might want to read The Green Angel Tower books by Tad Williams for inspiration.
8 Aug 2008:-) Sarah Charles
Perfect expression. I teared up, and I haven’t even read the books!
26 Jan 201045 Lily Luna
Wow, this is amazing. I almost think that I can see them breathing, no joke.
15 Nov 201145 Alex
It’s a pity they didn’t do a live action film adaptation of the Chronicles in the nineties, when Jason Carter (Marcus Cole on Babylon 5) would have been the right age to play Adaon.
5 Aug 201245 Anon.
why is it always the guy who talks about his girlfriend to die first
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'A Precious Gift':
 • Created by: :-) Dawn D Davidson
 • Copyright: ©Dawn D Davidson. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Adaon, Book, Brooch, Children's, Death, Illustration, Lloydalexander, Magic, Prydain, Talisman, Taran, Theblackcauldron
 • Categories: Book Illustration
 • Techniques: Computer Painted from Scratch
 • Inspirations: Other Author
 • Submitted: 2005-06-02 15:45:26
 • Views: 4623
 • Resolution: 384x504

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