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Soul Spark by Zephyri Soul Spark by Zephyri
So I've been sitting on uploading this forever. The piece was finished moths ago, but I wasn't 100% happy with it. An hour of tweaks and if I don't upload now, hell, I never bloody will. So here he is, my dragon prince, Kana in all his dancing, sword flashing, dragon-spirit glory.

I've always wanted to do a piece of him that's not so static, and after being uber inspired by the great *Mr--Jack and his awesome collection of step by steps (not to mention one his sketches, the colour palette of which I've totally riffed off here), the sketch for this sort of fell out of the stylus, and minor end niggles aside, was fairly smooth sailing.

Done over lunch times mostly, so no idea how long it took - probably somewhere around the 15-20 hours mark. PSCS5.
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DeanMarshall 6 days ago  New member
Wow, this is spectacular !! <3 
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:iconcandygood:
Is that a Chinese Dragon? This work looks like an old story in China.The character is cool.
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Zephyri Jan 11, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks! The dragon's a little bit of a blend between the more sinuous eastern dragons and the beefier western ones :)
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:iconblossom-lullabies:
The movement is just breathtaking and so aerial ! All these curves are so pretty to see. It's a true piece of art :clap:
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:iconscrumpleberry:
this is so amazing
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DojiArai Feb 26, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Your growth as an artist is simply breathtaking! As is the evolution of Kana - I am totally in love with this rendition!

Beautiful, fierce and delicious!
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shoulderfriends Feb 9, 2013  Student Filmographer
This has really great movement!
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twinkletinker Jan 5, 2013   General Artist
It's very beautiful. I really like the palette and the flow of the piece. Awesome!
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:iconasimbonanga:
Oh, that isn't static at all. Beautiful work!
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Zephyri Dec 30, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you!
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