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April 16, 2009
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Adema for Jakxter by Wazaga Adema for Jakxter by Wazaga
my side of an art trade with :iconjakxter:

I'd say more, but I'm almost late for work, so I'll comment later.


ok, I'm back from work, now for the comment:

this guy was REALLY fun to draw. I mean, he's a wolf/raptor beast, and he's green! who wouldn't enjoy drawing something so awesome as that?

then there is the tools I used. the base is done with Prismacolor markers while the shading was done using Steadler colored pens. it was so fun, not to mention relaxing.

hope you like him Jakx.

LINEART: [link]
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ShadowOfNights Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2009  Professional Digital Artist
The colors are very nicely done and I find them very well ';put out'. The claws look so freakin' awesome!
HybridAlchemist Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2009  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I can BREATHE again! Now it's time to comment on this baby! :D

Okay, first of all I have to say that I literally adore this! :love: It's too awesome for words! As I said before he works so well in your style. I guess your style's perfect for fantastical beasts like Adema here. :giggle: And damn, you gave him such character too! Look at him brandishing his claws there with that wicked grin on his face. Such a badass. :XD: Love it!

But definitely what I love most, yep you guessed it, it's the colouring! It's BEAUTIFUL! :wow: And I just realised that it's all marker. O_O You certainly had me fooled for a second there, I could have sworn that was coloured pencil. :O_o: Still, the furry texture created through those little fine lines in remarkable. :jawdrop: And his claws look even deadlier with that shiny metalic effect you gave them. Sweeeeeeeet. :D

All in all, you did an outstanding job. :clap: I doubt my half will even come close to being as good as this beauty! (Currently in the middle of colouring it ;)) Anyways, thanks a ton for this, Waz :aww:It certainly brightened up my day seeing this! 8D As for the lineart, I think I might take it into photoshop and use it for colouring practice. Nice clean lineart is just what I need! ^^

Thanks again, buddy! :glomp::hug::heart:
Wazaga Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2009  Hobbyist General Artist
I enjoyed the bloody heck out of coloring this guy. he's such a bright and well design character, my style wouldn't look half as good with him if not for the ref you sent me.

I'm so glad you liked it. I wanted to give you something of equal effort for the trade because I know traditional media is WAY harder then digital because any mess up done can't be "undo"ed. and I would very much like to see how you would color this digitally. :D

and I certainly can't wait to see what your part looks like, especially concerning Amber :)
Hero-of-justice Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Sooooo shiny. O.o I love the colors! They're fantastic! I wish I could get that kinda variation and flow.
Wazaga Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2009  Hobbyist General Artist
for markers, you work with the lightest and up to the dark :)
Hero-of-justice Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Wow. That seems totally opposite. @_@
BecSparrow Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2009
Such gorgeous vibrant colour!
Utterly beautiful :)
Wazaga Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2009  Hobbyist General Artist
thank you!
Andalucian Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2009   Traditional Artist
Wow, I really like this. I really love your inking skills. It is so clean. Love the coloring.
Banarok Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2009
This thing is wicked awesome.

although i think the claws look like metal, are they metal or simpy so black and shiney the look that way?
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