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BFG by lpeters BFG by lpeters
Another personal piece.

Update 5/25/13: Thank you for the DD and all of the comments!! In an effort to answer a lot of the questions that have come up, I decided to answer here:

Is it 3D? Nope, all of my work is painted in Photoshop CS3.

Textures? I generally use the basic hard and soft brushes. On the skin I used a speckled sort of brush for pores, etc. Apart from that the rest of it was hand painted.

How long did it take? I don't have a lot of experience with beards, especially close up so figuring that out took some time. Amidst other projects, this piece took me about 2 weeks to complete.

Is it the Big Friendly Giant? It was my inspiration most definitely, but I didn't want to copy directly from the book. This is my own interpretation of a BFG. :)
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BFG by *lpeters ( Suggested by homunculus888 and Featured by vowbreaker )
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dreamsasylum Featured By Owner 3 days ago
Awesome detail!!
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:iconmagicelam:
magicelam Featured By Owner Oct 14, 2014
very nice!
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:iconvagepaul:
vagepaul Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
whou!!
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:icontinystrider:
tinystrider Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2014
That is geat in all senses!
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:iconlpeters:
lpeters Featured By Owner Jul 29, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you!
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:iconillycoc:
illycoc Featured By Owner Jan 16, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
you're amazing!!!!!!
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:iconlpeters:
lpeters Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you!
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tallandginger Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Would love a print of this?
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Deanski Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
Beautiful concept and beautifully executed. This can not be improved upon!
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BenjiLion09 Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist

This just blows my mind (O_o) just the details on that giant (skin ridges and blood vains running on the hand) is remarkable! Wish I could be that detailed or even had just a small amount of patience to do something like this!!!!

YOU ARE TRUELY AN AMAZING ARTIST :D

 

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