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CoC-Exchange (October 2013) by Mythka CoC-Exchange (October 2013) by Mythka
My part in this months :iconcoc-exchange:


This character belongs to :icondrquestiionable: 

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fiba34 Featured By Owner Jul 19, 2015
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therealqueenofhell Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is a beautiful design for an aquatic dragon! 

The only portion of this design I find aesthetically questionable are the tentacle style horns on its head. I find them...unbalanced compared to the rest of the smoothness of the design. Personally I might have removed them or else added some form of a forehorn that would help the balance of his head. Of course then you get more drag... ;P

I can't wait to see more dragons from you! Outside the traditional designs for dragons are my absolute favorites! Especially ones that take 
them out of their standard elements (ie: underwater!) or when their designs take after birds or raptors instead of lizards!

(I must confess it very much reminds me of PacRim...If their kaiju were much nicer. And a great deal more refined!)

Also! I know it's a little off topic but have you seen the design for Smaug? Breath taking! And a very traditional take if you look at Tolkien's original artwork for the Hobbit. Did you know he was actually a literary scholar of the Beowulf poem? And the section about Smaug is based entirely off the section of the poem about Beowulf's Bane (the dragon was never given a true name.) right down to the stolen cup starting it all!

You should read the article they have about it. There much better at explaining it then me!

Mythka Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2014
The character isn't mine :) So really I couldn't really alter the dragon. 
therealqueenofhell Featured By Owner Jan 15, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I actually found the original AFTER posting this comment. I figured out it was a gift but....

oh really, sometimes I'm just a dunce. >.<

Your art is so gorgeous! I'm actually trying to use some of it as inspiration for some mosaics I'm trying to set up. (If I ever manage to get it finished I'll post it and message you ;)
ShenaniBOOM Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2013
Oooo! VERY cool!
Betta132 Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2013   General Artist
Beautiful, beautiful creature... Absolutely gorgeous.
SoldierToger Featured By Owner Dec 8, 2013  Hobbyist
Oh wow, this is pretty awesome :D
G-A-L-A-X-A-Z-E Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2013  Professional General Artist
Hey, so sorry it's taken me so long to comment on this, gah!!
I just want to say though, I FREAKING LOVE THIS.

She looks so elegant and calm/peaceful! I really love the pose and setting as well, and as usual, such lovely cell shading!! I love that you got her stocky anatomy just right, also! :squee:

Great work, and thanks so much!! :love:
BLUEvsFIN Featured By Owner Nov 2, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is so awesome!!!
Buhaaghule Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Oh that's just awesome, to see Quest in your style. c:
Great work!

You're not participating in this month's exchange??
I understand, cuz you're pretty busy haha.
Mythka Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2013
No I'm like the first name on the list :P
Vaalandil Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
looks great! <3
Unialien Featured By Owner Oct 26, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Amazing!!! :D It's beautiful! I love it!!! :heart: :heart: :heart:
BurningAshDragon Featured By Owner Oct 26, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
That's Beautiful! :iconsparklylaplz:
Mearow Featured By Owner Oct 26, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Really beautiful! I love how the markings turned out with the pose, followed by an awesome anatomy! Lovely use of the colors!
Keep up the good work!
RamenScotch Featured By Owner Oct 25, 2013  Student Digital Artist
Beautiful work ^^
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