Shadowness - Olven http://shadowness.com Hello and thanks for stopping by! :) I'm just a self taught artist with passion for animals of all kind. Just as most of the artists around tend to s... en The Starkeeper http://shadowness.com/Olven/the-starkeeper <a href="http://shadowness.com/Olven/the-starkeeper"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/284234/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />One of my older paintings but still the best one I believe. Snow leopard picking stars from the sky. Quite big for what size I'm used to, it's A3. acrylics Mon, 26 Nov 2012 16:27:14 -0500 Ruler of The Fish http://shadowness.com/Olven/ruler-of-the-fish <a href="http://shadowness.com/Olven/ruler-of-the-fish"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/284232/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />Took me about 4 months until I managed to finish this painting. Mostly because I feel I didn't have the skill by then. Although I'm not excited with the result, I'm quite satisfied with it. Blue lion on his sea throne. watercolors + heavy watercolor paper Mon, 26 Nov 2012 16:22:23 -0500 A New Moon Is Born http://shadowness.com/Olven/a-new-moon-is-born <a href="http://shadowness.com/Olven/a-new-moon-is-born"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/284231/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />This was a gift for my boyfriend's birthday. Done entirely in acrylics, also he likes cougars so the choice was clear. :) I love native themed artwork. I still need to improve my skills with acrylics though... Mon, 26 Nov 2012 16:22:21 -0500 Lioness (scratchboard) http://shadowness.com/Olven/lioness-scratchboard <a href="http://shadowness.com/Olven/lioness-scratchboard"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/284228/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />A lioness portrait, the used technique is scratchboard. The photo comes from my own stock. Size DIN A6. Colored with watercolors. Mon, 26 Nov 2012 16:16:41 -0500 Lynx (scratchboard) http://shadowness.com/Olven/lynx-scratchboard <a href="http://shadowness.com/Olven/lynx-scratchboard"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/284229/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />A lynx portrait. Photo from my own stock. Scratchboard, size DIN A6. Mon, 26 Nov 2012 16:16:41 -0500 Chinese leopard (scratchboard) http://shadowness.com/Olven/chinese-leopard-scratchboard <a href="http://shadowness.com/Olven/chinese-leopard-scratchboard"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/284227/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />My first ever attempt to create a scratchboard art. The photo comes from my own stock. The size is really small, DIN A6. Colored with watercolors. Mon, 26 Nov 2012 16:16:40 -0500 Cheetah portrait http://shadowness.com/Olven/cheetah-portrait <a href="http://shadowness.com/Olven/cheetah-portrait"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/282797/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />I'm particularly not very happy about the nose angle but I love how it came out. I'd love to credit the photographer for the reference photo but I'll have to look it up first. Its been quite some time since I've drawn this. colored pencils Thu, 22 Nov 2012 14:22:35 -0500 A Dreamless Sleep http://shadowness.com/Olven/a-dreamless-sleep <a href="http://shadowness.com/Olven/a-dreamless-sleep"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/282796/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />This was so much fun to draw... and also very emotional. acrylic paint + black board Thu, 22 Nov 2012 14:22:34 -0500 Party Hard http://shadowness.com/Olven/party-hard <a href="http://shadowness.com/Olven/party-hard"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/282790/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />A random party dragon with a bottle of fine champagne. colored pencils + toned paper Thu, 22 Nov 2012 13:35:25 -0500 Checkmate http://shadowness.com/Olven/checkmate <a href="http://shadowness.com/Olven/checkmate"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/282791/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />A black king and a white queen, resolving in a intriquing tie. :) mixed media: markers + colored pencils + acrylics Thu, 22 Nov 2012 13:35:25 -0500