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"Michael Detail" by Dawn D Davidson

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Close-up shot showing some face, weapon, and feather detail (yes, I did them all by hand)!

16 Sep 2005:-) LZ Draegeth
Anyway, Dawn -- WOW. His face is gorgeous. I thought it was nice from the other pic, but I'm thinking if this is the level of detail the whole thing is in, we got utterly cheated by only getting to see the little version. 2

His lips are a little red, but then he seems to have an overall florid look about him, so maybe it fits. Wait, something still bugs me....I think it's the spot of light on his lower lip. If the light is really coming from below, as it looks like from the other shadows on his face, I think that spot should be eliminated, or maybe put on his upper lip.

I LOVE the wings, the eyes, and the sword.

I want! I want!

:-) Dawn D Davidson replies: "You should have seen his mouth before I toned down the reds! He was positively wearing lipstick...I'll make a note of that highlight, though.

Man...I already sent this file to the printer's, and now I've got all these changes to make...RAWR. 10"
16 Sep 2005:-) LZ Draegeth
Um, I'm not the most knowledgeable about religion, but my guess is, that's the Star of David, which is six-pointed; the wiccan symbol you're likely thinking of (the pentagram) is, as evidenced by its name, a five-pointed star in a circle. You are correct. 2
16 Sep 200545 Khory
I have a question. If that is really the archangel, than why does he have the wiccan symbol of hte star in a circle holding up his robe, as a clip? Isn't that a little, wrong? Blasphemous almost...

22 Dawn D Davidson replies: "Seyrah answered this for me, but I'll reiterate: his brooch is actually the six-pointed Star of David, which I put in to symbolize Michael being the defender of Israel. The Wiccan symbol you are thinking of is the five-pointed pentagram. Good call in pointing it out if it bothered you though, I'm glad I have a chance to make the meaning clear!2"
17 Sep 2005:-) Cynthia Conner
I don't think you have to change ANYTHING. It'sa beautiful work of art, no matter how impractical *narrows eyes at person who commented on sword position* you know, he could just be mid-swing there or something...
Anyways, I think this is beautiful, and with the amount of work you put in to it, i would say it's finished, and the closest thing to perfect us humans will ever get to.
22 Sep 2005:-) Colleen A. Russom
Wow, I believe this qualifies under the heading of 'ridiculously good', right above 'speechless with envy'
25 Apr 2006:-) Ivana Sabova
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26 Apr 200645 Courtney
10 Nov 200645 Angel_of_Music
Amazing detail! His eyes seem to look right through your soul! I love how powerful and majestic he looks. Truely one of you're best.
25 Sep 2009:-) Nicua Ryver Smit
wow, just wow! i have been trying to draw michael for a while, would you mind if I copied this onto my desktop just to show my mom, and then I will delete it - will that be ok? If not that’s fine too.

:-) Dawn D Davidson replies: "No problem. 2
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'Michael Detail':
 • Created by: :-) Dawn D Davidson
 • Copyright: ©Dawn D Davidson. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Angel, Archangel, Christian, Detail, God, Heaven, Michael, Mythology, Warrior
 • Categories: Angels, Religious, Spiritual, Holy
 • Techniques: Computer Painted from Scratch
 • Submitted: 2005-09-09 19:32:13
 • Views: 3301
 • Resolution: 437x432

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