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The Sleeping Troll by bridge-troll The Sleeping Troll by bridge-troll
Here we have a sleeping troll about to be awakened by some concerned local farmers. If you would like to know the whole story please check my blog - [link]
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:iconfsudol:
FSudol Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2015  Professional Filmographer
I like the brighter, inviting scenery and colors here. Great illustration painting of a troll under the bridge.
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JilutheFang Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2015
Awesome! So much emotion in his happy dreamy face :D
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hermafrodite Featured By Owner Jan 10, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
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Katara1111 Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Beautiful!! This makes me feel so warm and cozy, just like the troll!  Your art and technique is really really stunning and beautiful :heart: I love it deeply.
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goodfebruarian Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2014
U Mad Bro? 
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sarin555 Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2014
BEHOLD! AN ANCESTOR OF ALL THE INTERNET' CANCER!
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StarClawNYC Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2015  New member Student Filmographer
lol nice one ! 
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feldrand Featured By Owner Jun 19, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
it's gorgeous - love the happy-drunk expression on the troll's face, haha... :D

say, did you paint the gruff underneath the bridge with those goats above?
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JosefVonDoom Featured By Owner Mar 8, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Wonderful art !
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legoland5254 Featured By Owner Feb 18, 2014
I'm so glad we still have the traditional trolls as the first result of "Troll"
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:iconlaosati:
LaoSati Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2014
Awesome!
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:iconartbrojohn:
ArtbroJohn Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Great work!
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GeorgeMerianos Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Beautiful. Your work is like an artwork from an old fairy tail book. 
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GypsyMountainman Featured By Owner Sep 29, 2013  Professional Writer
I think the saying goes, let sleeping trolls lay
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Divanios Featured By Owner Aug 17, 2013  Hobbyist
Haha! he looks so happy ^^

Well done! :D
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EpicDerpyness Featured By Owner Aug 13, 2013
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Cousitar55 Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
Would it be accurate for me to say that this reminds of "Shrek"? Yeah, I think it would be okay for me to say that. Everyone is thinking it. Either way, this is fantastic, lovable, as well as funny at the same time. I admit, it's not wise to poke him with a stick... but at least the farmer who's doing it has my utmost respects. Got to get it done sooner or later. Might as well do it now. Well done with this picture, my friend. Clap 
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Jphyper Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2013
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PinkieThePony Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2013  Hobbyist
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Warning... NEVER look in a mirror and repeat -'Bloody Mary.Bloody Mary.' Bloody Mary... I KILLED YOUR SON' Is it the end for you tonight! YOU ARE NOW CURSED

We strongly advise you to send this email on. It is seriously NO JOKE. We don't want to see another life wasted. ITS YOUR CHOICE... WANNA DIE TONIGHT? If you send this email to...

NO PEOPLE - You're going to die.

1-5 PEOPLE - You're going to either get hurt or get the biggest fright of your life.

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15 -25 OR MORE PEOPLE - You are safe from Bloody Mary
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Jphyper Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2013
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Nobody likes chain mail spammers. Go away.
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Sheysheyshadow Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2013
Love this!
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:iconmctalon:
McTalon Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Heh heh, that's cool.
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blackcoat-77 Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
haha nice...:D
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4rtt5ty Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2013
Courage
Do one brave thing today...then run like hell.
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foxeysquirrel Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
You always show pure skill and creativity in the most delightful ways!
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KoraJenkins Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2012
very cute :) A good friend of mine is actually what u call a troll (in the internet) and he'd soo love this picture^^ (have to rub it under his nose :D ) human-trolls are actually similar to the mythological figure of till eulenspiegel, they just can't rly give a fuck, though they can be rly nice.
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lestrian Featured By Owner Sep 26, 2012
love the storytelling in the picture.
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MysticDayze Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Because poking something with a stick is ALWAYS a great idea
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TeranMingOgilthorpe Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2012
Oi I love your thumbnail pic XD
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MysticDayze Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks!
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anime0elves Featured By Owner Aug 27, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Aw! He looks so peaceful.... like a friendly troll.... cute!
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VincentJAlcarese Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
This is awesome!!
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DiplomatX Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2012
See...That's why Trolls keep beating the snot out of people!
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:iconkkylimos:
KKylimos Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2012   Digital Artist
beautiful...
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Mirai-D-Kaciu Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2012
he has a bottle of meet(honey-wine),right?:)
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AmourFonce Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2012
This makes me smiiiiile. :D
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Tanith-Larking Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2012
this image is sooo effective, and an awesome twist on the concept!
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:icontankacid:
TankAcid Featured By Owner Jul 7, 2012
Very good picture. Very atmospheric.
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:icontoorobot:
toorobot Featured By Owner May 28, 2012
aw, he looks so peaceful!
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Trolovski Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2012
I love this :D
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charla316 Featured By Owner Apr 4, 2012
first dawn on helments then grab a stick walk tword the brick gains bravery and make some one else poke him

great drawing
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DanScurtu Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
hahaha, awsome :)
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lietuwis Featured By Owner Mar 7, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
in what media is it made, guache? watercolor? it also seems a bit like color pencils
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Professor-Evans Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2012  Student General Artist
This is actually really cute!
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Art-of-Ascension Featured By Owner Mar 4, 2012
Very nice art. I really like your old-style fairy tale art! Makes it so nostalgic!
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Xlavok Featured By Owner Feb 23, 2012
Internet Forum Troll spotted, permaban him quick!
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paintinggael Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
Poke it with a stick, that's a brilliant idea. He's likely to wake up with a hangover now.
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Davidpoet30 Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2012
may i write about this
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LiliWrites Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
Someone believed your work deserves a DD! It has been featured here as a result! :heart:
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smileykitteh Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2012
This is HILARIOUS~!!!
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