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Deadly Grace: Dark Sword Elf Warrior

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13 hours ago, Humansquish said:

Very nice. I knew you would get a gold this year.

 

9 hours ago, Glitterwolf said:

:wub: Heeellloooo lady..

 

She looks beautiful!

 

8 hours ago, NecroMancer said:

So cool!  I love how the purple pops against the other monochrome colors!

 

8 hours ago, Citrine said:

Beautiful!

 

7 hours ago, LarsM said:

Wow!

 

5 hours ago, SisterMaryNapalm said:

Awesome.

 

You really deserve that gold medal.

 

2 hours ago, slash486 said:

Awesome job! Definitely deserves a gold medal. Love the webs.

 

 

Thank you!

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On 12/31/2017 at 2:31 PM, kazmania7 said:

Love the use of your colors on all four of your last posts !! Eye-popping ! Very nicely done, so jelly, hehe.

 

On 12/31/2017 at 2:38 PM, Silvervane said:

She looks quite fierce those photos.  I preferred seeing her in person though.::D:  A well deserved gold.

 

10 hours ago, VolksFest said:

Marvelleous indeed! A well deserved medal! 

 

7 hours ago, Wombat Warden said:

Very cool stuff.  Like others have said, the colour in the armour makes everything else pop.

 

1 hour ago, Kuro Cleanbrush said:

I really loved seeing this one in person; you did fantastic work!  ::):

 

 

Thanks! Glad you guys like the color choices, it was definitely a challenge using a limited palette. 

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