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I think the colour composition is quite beautiful. The green appears rich and deep and is a perfect match to the subtly highlighted red of the hair. Details, while well executed and pronounced through your colour choices, do not overshadow the clear focus: Her dress and hair. The ruby does indeed add another focal point for the eye, incorporating the staff into the piece.

 

The only suggestion I would have is to apply a controlled wash to the blade and to enhance its brightness towards the top of the blade, so that it appears less flat.

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I think the colour composition is quite beautiful. The green appears rich and deep and is a perfect match to the subtly highlighted red of the hair. Details, while well executed and pronounced through your colour choices, do not overshadow the clear focus: Her dress and hair. The ruby does indeed add another focal point for the eye, incorporating the staff into the piece.

 

The only suggestion I would have is to apply a controlled wash to the blade and to enhance its brightness towards the top of the blade, so that it appears less flat.

Thanks for the kind words, and for the suggestion!  My phone doesn't take the best pictures.  There is a green wash over the blade, which I think is what darkened it.  I think I will try to hit the edges of the sword with a bit of a highlight, maybe Mithril, and see if that adds a little dimension to it.  Thanks again for the suggestion!

 

CAH

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You totally nailed the color composition in this one. The very realistic hair complements the velvety green of her dress perfectly. Awesome!

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You totally nailed the color composition in this one. The very realistic hair complements the velvety green of her dress perfectly. Awesome!

Thank you very much.  I have been trying to push myself to use wet blending and layering over simple washes when it comes to clothing and skin tones.  Still have a ways to go, but each piece is a learning tool. 

 

 

Good job!

Thanks! I appreciate the kind words!

 

CAH

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I like it a lot. Would love to have it as a PC. Is your friend going to use it on the table?

I do believe he is.  Its a character he's been playing for a few months, but didn't have a mini to use for her.  He's been using a D&D mini one of our group had.  He's super stoked to have his own now. 

 

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