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Flock of Crows: Sketch/Study

jZeno on 16. Dec, 2009 — Lang: English

Flock of Crows: Sketch/Study
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    Sketch/Study of Crows

    Poem Text:

    Ghastly, grim, and ancient raven, wandering from the nightly shore.
    Tell me what the lordly name is on the Night's Plutonian shore."
    Quoth the raven, "Nevermore."

    From Edgar Allan Poe’s the Raven (1845)

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    Crows are great for line drawing. They are very stark and imagistic, just black lines forming a silhouette of flight. I am actually doing this as a study for a character I am planning to draw…soon. There are some wood spirits drawn in there too, see if you can spot them ] The Raven is a great poem…one of my favorites by Poe.

    Tags:
    crows, crow, sketch
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Comments

  • bluesockmonkey 4.7.2011
    beautiful color shading here...
  • Roly2010 18.4.2010
    Magnificent detail.
  • MadameCercle 21.12.2009
    Beau travail.
  • kennyreid 17.12.2009
    ok seriously your making me want to do better, im gonna have to top this in a couple of LoZ strips
  • psychogamer 17.12.2009
    Amazing!
  • millefeuilles 17.12.2009
    Magnifique!
  • millefeuilles 17.12.2009
    Magnifique!
  • mynola 17.12.2009
    The birds by Hitchcock too!+++
  • Ambrosius77 17.12.2009
    Cool and gratz!
  • Flamingdeath 17.12.2009
    Oh yeah,Poe!!I am a HUGE Edgar allen Poe fan!!
  • Vertoc 17.12.2009
    This is truly epic
  • Maoriman 17.12.2009
    Congrats, mate. Very menacing. I see sights like this in Japan all the time...creepy.
  • shod0001 17.12.2009
    so good i love your stuff
  • dawg123 17.12.2009
    WOW!! the birds are coming!
  • qenene 16.12.2009
    Ouau!!! Nice picture!
  • Dorota 16.12.2009
    ★*”˜˜”*°★._˜”*°★°*”˜_.★*”˜˜”*°★.
    .★*****˜”*° fantastic °*”˜*****★.
    _★°*”˜.★°*”˜.★°* ”˜_˜”*°★.˜”*°★.
  • Streetin 16.12.2009
    Next thing you know they're picking your eyes out.
  • terwallace 16.12.2009
    Awesome, awesome, most likely evil, but still awesome crows!
  • zodiac6 16.12.2009
    lanore...lanore... yeah yeah i've heard it all before!(beetle juice tv) ... ; )as always u lift the bar again....
  • SnakeYukin 16.12.2009
    I heart the Raven.

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