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Shadowmoor Elves by bridge-troll Shadowmoor Elves by bridge-troll
This is the first version I did of this image for the Magic set Shadowmoor. They had me go back in and change the colour of the sky so that it would fit with the rest of the card set and help tell the story they wanted to tell.
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mauhechi Featured By Owner Jul 19, 2016
Love it
SigilofDreams Featured By Owner May 26, 2015  Student General Artist
I knew I'd seen your art before! :o
An artist featured on Magic cards. Yes! Wonderful stuff you have.
Emnity33 Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2014
I love your style!!!
Ziiko-Aomori Featured By Owner May 28, 2014
I loved this art ever since I first pulled the card six years ago
Willowbreez Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2013  Student General Artist
Wow. Just wow. I love this. I also love Magic. This really caught my eye when I was browsing. It definitely deserves to ave some sort of back story.I love love love love it!!!!:happybounce: Love Clap :D (Big Grin)
Willowbreez Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2013  Student General Artist
Wow just wow. I was looking at elf pictures and this caught my eye. It really deserves for someone to write some sort of back story!!:D (Big Grin) Clap :happybounce:
Ermack7 Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2013
This is a very nice piece of art. You did a very good job =D.
Naa- Featured By Owner Sep 21, 2012   Traditional Artist
I like a lot the faded colors you use into your watercolor works, but here I'm captivated by these bright green tones which are especially luminous in contrast with the greyish environment ! That's absolutely great ! :heart: And the nkelled character is very cute whith this little rounded nose (or so it seems to me with this size) and so serene expression.
Beautiful !
lcifmel4244 Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2012
I'm part elf
WolfloverRanger Featured By Owner Sep 5, 2012
This is really BEUTIFUL!!!!!
Ragnarok6664 Featured By Owner Aug 27, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Elve's with horns, intriguing. Either way it'a a great piece.
jailgurdnegative Featured By Owner Aug 10, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
cool looking elves and their rituals.
el-e Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2012
they are lovely:D
KKylimos Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2012   Digital Artist
I would comment in all ur drawings if i could but instead ill just say here , on one of my most favourites that i absolutely admire and love ur work , ur style and ur topics of choice.
Jotenonsos Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Holy shit this is you? Damn, I've been playing magic for some time, never thought I would come across one of the artists :p Probably one of my favorite cards from Shadowmoor
SiobhanTaylor Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2012   Traditional Artist
Absolutely gorgeous. You are wonderfully talented.
reddeath31 Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
this is mind blowing
i love it so much
vampiichan Featured By Owner Feb 1, 2012
Awesome~! :D
JacobMace Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I really did like the style of elves from shadowmoor block. I just really liked something that was different from the normal looking elves I guess. Nice work all around, the background looks great and I really like how the characters pop out at you from the dark background. Most for the art work from Magic now a days are done digital instead of traditional and it kinda hurts the eyes sometimes like they're trying to compensate from something.

Ether way awesome work. ^^
Prongs-of-Three Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Absolutely love your elves!
DARaabe Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2012  Student General Artist
Beautiful again! You're creating a wonderful atmosphere here and I love the colours!
Rutxi Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2011  Professional Traditional Artist
Amazing!!! I donīt know if the character are Trolls but are so beautiful!!
strain70 Featured By Owner May 1, 2011
It was my "wallpaper" by one month. but now I have back to traditions )
StaviArt Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2010
Beautiful work!
ghostpulse Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2010
Oh, I have this card! It's one of my favorites!
the-mongoose Featured By Owner May 2, 2010  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is indescribably excellent! Wonderful costume design and concept, beautiful execution, everything is exquisite! Bravo!
bendhobbit Featured By Owner Apr 4, 2010
This is definitely the first card background where I was blown away by the absolute beauty of the scene.

Wonderful job!
Sigeram Featured By Owner Mar 28, 2010
OMG YOUR AWESOME! I love Magic: The Gathering. I loved this card not only for the effect, but the art and the saying as well.
eitherangel Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2010
It`s very beautiful! But what kind of tecnique do you use? Acryl or watercolors?
DarkRaven17 Featured By Owner Jan 21, 2010
Your work is amazing. I just love the way you draw and paint. I like how everything looks old and worn but also tells a story. I really like what you've done with your work and hope to see more.
WoodWose Featured By Owner Jan 13, 2010
Beautiful, reminds me of charles vess.
azenaku Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2010
Awesome art for an awesome card. ^^
laurasardinha Featured By Owner Dec 18, 2009  Professional Interface Designer
really nice
SaffronsCurse0 Featured By Owner Dec 15, 2009
This was one of my faves of the set, amazing job.
HarriPelle Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2009
Oh man! This is exceptional. Somehow I just need to fav this.
MaverickNinja777 Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2009
Ah, I totally have this card! It's so awesome seeing Magic art on this site. Fantastic work!
muse4ever Featured By Owner Sep 19, 2009
Your art really amazes me... Some parts of it (e.g backgrounds) reminds me a bit of Rolf Lidberg´s art. Looks so awesome.
I love how nature comes out in every work :)
Livie-Lightyear Featured By Owner Jun 25, 2009  Student General Artist
Mmmm... amazing. I love the effect the atmosphere makes... I absolutely love this! I stinkin' LOVE those tree roots! I look at stuff like this and just think, "How do they know to do that that way?" It makes me so jealous. And makes me want to practice! Perspective/backgrounds... dread.

Is there a written story that accomponies these lovely elven maidens?
ce291055 Featured By Owner Jun 7, 2009  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
this work is amazing~
how did you make it so natural??
any special advice for a beginner like me???
thank you
eldrianne Featured By Owner Apr 13, 2009
So magical!
I love the way you create great atmosphere of fantasy; withing drawings like that I was thrown to magic hole of fantastic worlds - and I don't think I'd ever come back...

Interesting vision of elves.
coffeecoffee Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2009
One of my favorite works in Shadowmoor.
SailleWillowfell Featured By Owner Mar 28, 2009  Hobbyist General Artist
RubensMonteiro Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2009
OMG!!! im a really big fan of your Magic work!!!!!!!!!!!!


u are the best!!
taka10 Featured By Owner Jan 16, 2009
It's wonderful!
gerardo-julio Featured By Owner Jan 15, 2009  Professional General Artist
kinda reminds me of LOTR:D
still your water color skills are awesome!:worship:
EVAVESTER Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2009
I love it!:heart:
infi8ity Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2008
I can't stop looking at it
Ignifero Featured By Owner Dec 10, 2008
love the poses, she 's so delicate!! both are gorgeous ^^
ktshy Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2008  Professional Filmographer
This is gorgeous, I love it! Location and characters are so beautiful!
TortuousThrenody Featured By Owner Sep 5, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
This is one of my favorite pieces from you gallery, I like the colours and the mood of this one. Also the sharpness and the way you do your shadows and highlights are really impressing. Looking forward to seeing more of you work.

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