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Beginnings by juliedillon Beginnings by juliedillon
I got some feedback recently that I never did landscapes, so I dug through my drafts and found a messy sketch from 2009, and then expanded the image a ton and fixed it up. The original sketch only had the top 1/4 of the image, and it was all just plain hills. This was originally inspired by a part from the book I was reading at the time (Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell), and on my repaint I redid a lot of areas and threw in inspiration from the book I’m reading now (The Silmarillion). That said, it's not fan art (it's not anywhere near accurate for it to be fan art, haha), it's more just me pulling bits of pieces of ideas that I liked from different places. :)
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N8grafica Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Awesome. I read the Silmarillion a few years back, and thought the imagery was pretty powerful. I think you got the precious jewel feel in there with your colors 
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yo24man Featured By Owner Oct 15, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
whoa!!:o (Eek) :D (Big Grin) Clap :happybounce: 
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h-i-d-a-l-g-o-l-o-m Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
very beautiful,....
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beachelf Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2014
:iconclappingplz::iconclappingplz::iconclappingplz::iconclappingplz: Bravo!
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MorituriMax Featured By Owner Jan 15, 2014
If you roll all the way down from the top at Level 0, you end up at Level 35.
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Relicanthe Featured By Owner Jan 13, 2014
Beautiful!
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whitetiger203 Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2013  Student Photographer
wow
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darkstar128 Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2013
I see you have done some work for Magic the Gathering. Wouldn't this make the perfect full art Terramorphic Expanse?
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darkstar128 Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2013
This is amazing. I love it!
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gensanity Featured By Owner May 8, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
stuff like this is why i follow you

gorgeous!
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