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January 10, 2011
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Deep Sea Mermaid by moni158 Deep Sea Mermaid by moni158
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Critique by Lynneblue Jan 10, 2011, 3:59:05 AM
Wow, that's so beautiful! I love the darkness of it! :heart:
To begin, I would like to bring to light that your artwork here is absolutely heart-stopping.The technique you have implemented is somewhat awesome. It is apparent to me that you put your soul into it with your undiluted variation of talents. The fore-shortening of this picture is perfectly conforming for the effect that I sense you are attempting to achieve, but with thought this comment is more than likely frivolous. However, I see that your use of imagination could have been improved upon as I expect that it doesn't duplicate the quality observable in the remainder of the creation. In conclusion I would like to illuminate that it has been a pleasure to invest energy in this comment for you and I hope it will inspire you to up the level of your artwork.
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let's start, let me reiterate how much i love your work! maybe my opinion is a little biased, but you never cease to stun me with your awesome coloring skills, more specifically the lighting! the choice of a red glow rather than blue-green really made this that much more impactful! what i love about this piece the most is the non-conformist take on a mermaid. stereotypically speaking, mermaids are bright, bubbly fairy-like creatures, whereas you've taken a turn for a darker, mysterious, unknown deep-sea creature. from her glowing red eyes to her webbed hands, she's definitely no "little mermaid." awesome work, moni!
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DaimoNxx Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2014
Freakin awesomeness!!!   
Sala-i Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2014  Student Writer
It's a magnificent work, really.
But for some reason...her creepy little fish buddy looking at me...
I don't know why, but it makes me smile.
artdog22 Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2013
EVEL-ONE Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2013  Professional General Artist
She is so beautifully done   
I'm featuring this in my journal... 
Absolutely stunning.                
oO-Monkey-Oo Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2013  Hobbyist
Beautiful work!
Passin Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2013
Beautiful colours
Arcedemius Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
"What are you doing disturbing me here?"
*gulps* "Nothing. absolutely nothing. i'm gonna go now."
~to be continued~ (in my mind)

love the colors!
Mitchthefoxcatwolf Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
This is a serious question, as I am curious, what would her top be made of?
MirrorNeko Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Pretty, I love it
ApAtHeTIcBuNnY Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
What drew me to this piece was her hair o.o
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