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(9856) (link) Oekaki by purrdy, total drawing time 1 : 51 : 11|
purrdy 2008/3/16 - 17:13:29
Yay. Orbs of light. I did something similar to this the other day but the orbs were blue. HmmmMmm.
jakusama 2008/3/23 - 20:7:29
Oh purrdy! It's good to see you seem to be hanging around this time. I like your work. I like the orange too, and I want one of those. *points to the lovely piece of flesh* I like the shiny things.
gleeful1 2008/3/30 - 15:57:34
he looks... so sad =( makes me want to pat him on his back =)
purrdy 2008/3/30 - 18:17:6
Meh.. he'll be alright. He's just having a moment. =P
(9855) (link) Oekaki by ellinora2, total drawing time 1 : 9 : 12|
ellinora2 2008/3/16 - 12:58:16
Green eyed girl...! :P
astronautical 2008/3/16 - 16:32:56
As much as I try to respect every style of drawing, including anime, this is a little too...awkward for me to let go without giving a little constructive criticism.
Firstly, I suggest making the eyes a little less rectangular next time you draw them, because human eyes are usually more rounded, even when drawing in an anime style.
Other than that, I just think you need a lot of practice.
The potential is definitely there, but I don't think this picture shows it as well as it could.
ellinora2 2008/3/17 - 10:34:0
thank you but this wasent ment to be very serius its absolutely not my real drawing style! Pardon my bad spelling! O.o
jakusama 2008/3/23 - 20:9:30
I think she's cute! And since you didn't specifically ask for criticism, I can't really give any. But because it's just a fun piece, there isn't really much to crit, you know? I actually like the eyes. I think they're adorable. I like the green. It's pretty spiffy.
(9854) (link) Oekaki by maemay, total drawing time 7 : 45 : 5|
maemay 2008/3/15 - 16:25:30
astronautical 2008/3/16 - 16:23:46
I really love the concept, but I think you need to work on your human (or rather, mermaid) anatomy. The hands and arms, for starters, are a little out of whack (a bit too masculine for a creature known to be feminine), and the folds of skin around her abdomen and breasts are a little...awkward. Also, her head is a tad small.
But otherwise, it's a decent drawing.
larstar 2008/3/17 - 12:41:27
I like the tail bit at the bottom :)... I think I recognise your style from another oekaki board...
jakusama 2008/3/23 - 20:14:45
astronautical, please remember that unless crits are asked for, it's really rather rude to give them. Try and give only compliments unless the artist asks for crits, too. :) Those things you said, too, could be the style. That being said, eyes are always my favorite part of a picture. I think they deliver all the emotion of the picture in one dramatic blow. And I really like these eyes. They're pretty neat. Keep practicing, can't wait to see more!
gleeful1 2008/3/30 - 15:59:24
haha boobs! her expression really draws u in.. she's a mermaid with attitude! =)
lorelai 2008/4/23 - 14:14:10
::mouth hangs open:: =D~
(9853) (link) Oekaki by kira, total drawing time 0 : 41 : 48|
kira 2008/3/15 - 12:51:12
gotta get the itch to draw out.. not tattooing anymore ..:(
purrdy 2008/3/16 - 16:56:40
Wow. Love those colors. The background makes her green eyes pop! This is beautiful.
jakusama 2008/3/23 - 20:15:34
Eyes are crazy cool. Love them! And the colors are just awesome, and you can make blue skin a new fashion statement!
(9852) (link) Oekaki by astronautical, total drawing time 0 : 50 : 58|
astronautical 2008/3/14 - 18:21:50
Due to an intense boredom that existed within me at such a level previously thought impossible by the scientific world, I got the irrepressible urge to draw Bowser as a human.
It turned out pretty well, but I let a few things out accidentally, but dat okay.
(lulz he looks like my ex-boyfriend)
Drawn with my eternally crappy track/ball mouse.
NAO IS THE TIEM FOR POPSICLES. *toddles off*
kira 2008/3/15 - 10:44:12
great idea.. i think the outline is hilarious.! i +fav it!
bananarana 2008/3/16 - 12:52:34
I can totally see it. This is so awesome.
jakusama 2008/3/23 - 20:17:41
Ha! I saw this before I read your description and I'm thinking "I know this guy..." and yeah, it totally fits! I like the scratchy outline on this (which is unusual; I'm a fan of smoothness mostly) because it really adds to the style. I dig it, I dig it. Turned out nicely, good job! (And I like the outline in the background and the crown on the shirt.)
(9851) (link) Oekaki by astronautical, total drawing time 1 : 14 : 44|
astronautical 2008/3/7 - 15:23:34
Long time no see, Rydia. I've been on a hiatus of sorts for the past month. A lot of stuff has happened, and oekaki has shifted down my list of priorities because of it.
But I'm back, bringing you that same ol' same ol'.
As always, this was done with my eternally shitty track/ball mouse.
(Someone buy me a tablet plz. I can feel my mind going.)
blacklight 2008/3/9 - 9:21:30
I like the expression, and the little sparkle on the bling.
bananarana 2008/3/10 - 15:7:36
Come back from your hiatus, because I absolutely love this picture, and want to see more from you.
jakusama 2008/3/23 - 20:19:38
This is really neat for a trackball. Trackballs aren't so bad. A bit sticky maybe, but I've done my share with them. You could always upgrade to a laser mouse. Those aren't too expensive anymore, and they make it SO much easier. Tablets don't really make it easier... they make it faster, you know? But I dig the style. Good to see you!
(9850) (link) Oekaki by evi19koko, total drawing time 1 : 9 : 14|
evi19koko 2008/3/3 - 6:41:40
Failed attempt to draw water and sky... T.T Can somebody pls tell me how to do it??
blumeaniandglove 2008/3/3 - 21:35:57
and looking at reference pictures to see how/what/etc.
lorelai 2008/3/3 - 23:41:25
you did a darn good job already, to be honest! and the trails of white make it look like steam, as if it's a hot spring :) it's really practice, there are no tricks. :) keep at it!
i love the hair too!
evi19koko 2008/3/7 - 4:34:31
thank you :) i will try to practice more and more :> and yes, i tried to make it a hot spring :) i'm happy that it can be recognized :)
bananarana 2008/3/10 - 14:56:57
Oh, what I would do right now to soak in a hot spring like this one...
Firstly, I love that the entire picture is so foggy. It certainly helps the girl look like she's in a hot hot place. : )
Like everyone has been saying, making good water and sky involves practice! I have one request for you: the next time you draw a picture on oekaki, make it bigger! The canvas you used for this picture is kinda tiny, and my eyes aren't as young as they used to be! With a larger canvas comes the ability to draw more detail, to experiment freely with brushstrokes--basically, you have more room to work with and experiment with! And it doesn't have to be a canvas that's like 100000000x1000000000. Just a simple 300x300 would be large enough.
Keep oekaki'ing, and keep practicing! I already love how much potential I can see in this picture, from the water droplets in the hair and back, to the hot steams from the water, and even the reflection of the stones and clouds in the water's surface. You have a good eye for detail!
jakusama 2008/3/23 - 20:24:8
Ooo! cozy! I like it. I really don't have anything to add that hasn't been said already, you could try copying pictures directly, or you could just use them to see what the sky-water reflection deal should look like. I do like the steamy, and I wanna go to deserted hotsprings!!
(9849) (link) Oekaki by lalamb, total drawing time 1 : 29 : 48|
lalamb 2008/2/26 - 1:21:47
i had this username crys a while ago, but i couldnt remember my password and such, so i made another.. not finished. too tired. lol c&c is cool
sankyu 2008/2/29 - 12:36:50
Wow thats really quite cool. You seem to shade quite like I do.
bananarana 2008/3/10 - 15:1:18
Oh, is this complete? I would have loved to see what this would have looked like had you finished it. That being, your shading is very nice. I'm not exactly sure what I'm looking at (a butterfly? XD), but whatever it is, you colored it nicely! The flowers are cute, too, and the colors are so happy and bright, it makes me smile.
The only crit(s) I have is this: I wish you had finished the picture! And, the light source for this picture is a little undefined to me. It seems like it's coming right from the front (meaning, from us, the viewers). Maybe some brighter highlighting would help me see where this light source is, as well as help lighten the picture just that little bit more. : )
jakusama 2008/3/23 - 20:25:9
Awww... I love the flowers! The colors are so bright and cheerful. I love them. Finish it next time! :p
(completed) (link) Oekaki by evi19koko, total drawing time 3 : 52 : 21|
evi19koko 2008/2/22 - 19:6:20
Actually,I think it was about 2 hours of work,not 3 xD *yawn* done in sleepy mode. Enjoy :P *goes to sleep*
evi19koko 2008/3/3 - 5:3:50
edited...looks a little bit better :D
lorelai 2008/3/3 - 23:41:56
what a beautiful face in profile!!!! and i love the whole thing in general! <3
jakusama 2008/3/23 - 20:26:2
Wow. The lips caught my attention; I love them. The eye is gorgeous too. I like this. And the background is surprisingly awesome. Normally I'm not a big fan of the sort of random texture-y patterns like that, but you stole my heart with this one!
gleeful1 2008/3/30 - 16:0:17
the POSE is so natural!! i'm jealous!! O_O
(9847) (link) Oekaki by agent-pocky, total drawing time 2 : 54 : 13|
agent-pocky 2008/2/22 - 17:58:54
Having fun with tones... x_@
This was supposed to be Giselle, turned into some random person, then back to Giselle...
There's a lot of mistakes, but I like this. Someday I'll draw with tones again. XD (Having only two layers to work with... OMG, terrible. D:)
lorelai 2008/3/3 - 23:42:17
very nice tones! subtle but gets the job done! :)
jakusama 2008/3/23 - 20:26:53
*squint* Oh! I see them! I actually didn't notice the tones at first; they were nice and subtle. I like it, she looks adorable. Nice work!
(9846) (link) Oekaki by strages, total drawing time 0 : 40 : 54|
strages 2008/2/21 - 13:58:42
lol .. this is your ghostgrandpa !
bananarana 2008/3/10 - 15:2:21
Oh, grandpa! What big eyes you have! and when did you get that new wall paper? Last time I saw, the house had floral...
jakusama 2008/3/23 - 20:27:23
Whoa. Weird. Like, cool-weird, don't get me wrong. Thats so awesome. I really love the eye.
(9845) (link) Oekaki by evi19koko, total drawing time 0 : 36 : 56|
evi19koko 2008/2/21 - 12:46:49
Hehe,it's been a while since I submitted something xD Well, I may have been broken some rule by doing Hisagi...sry... But he's my fav male charakter so I couldn't help it xD
bananarana 2008/3/10 - 15:4:56
I believe fanart is perfectly allowed on these oekaki boards, so long as you give credit where it is due. RTACo does not, however, support plagarism, so if you were eyeballing another picture while drawing this, provide the source and give credit to the original artist.
That being said... Oo, who is this handsome fellow and where can I get me one?! I love his number, by the way. >:D
jakusama 2008/3/23 - 20:28:42
Me too me too! In which universe does this strapping young fellow live? I want! I like him, and I'm pretty sure you're fine as far as not breaking any rules. Nice job!
(9844) (link) Oekaki by blumeaniandglove, total drawing time 2 : 21 : 6|
blumeaniandglove 2008/2/18 - 21:40:15
Ten points if you can tell me what show the Daleks come from without using the Google.
By the way, that's ME in the back with the Doctor.
tenth Doctor, that is.
(Oh, I've nearly given it away!!)
z 2008/2/19 - 16:13:54
blumeaniandglove 2008/2/19 - 17:5:12
z 2008/2/19 - 19:35:22
blumeaniandglove 2008/2/25 - 10:38:11
but really the Daleks are silly and I have no fear of them.
they have those bumps, yeah. but their main weapons are a plunger and a cake batter beater.
noooooot so scary.
lorelai 2008/3/3 - 23:42:32
bold and beautiful :)
kira 2008/3/9 - 9:48:24
i think we should see a follow up peice on what lives INSIDE one of these!! that should be a fun challange!
blumeaniandglove 2008/3/10 - 21:35:9
are you a fan?
(I was thinking of doing a cyberman. maybe)
(9843) (link) Oekaki by lolikhan, total drawing time 1 : 28 : 31|
lolikhan 2008/2/14 - 17:1:57
Come here, directly, get ready, move on.
Lyrics from a friend's band, Ape Language.
I feel slightly dizzy!
tayley-chan 2008/2/17 - 18:24:18
Oh wow! I love the colors in this! the eyes and lips are particularly well done ^_^ rock on!
z 2008/2/19 - 19:36:21
I really like the pixel-gradient in the eyes. Also, good use of patterns and copy/flip. It comes together nicely. :)
blumeaniandglove 2008/2/19 - 22:14:52
love love love that face
lorelai 2008/3/3 - 23:42:52
rock on, it's really awesome!
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(9842) (link) Oekaki by purrdy, total drawing time 2 : 40 : 55|
purrdy 2008/2/13 - 17:13:27
Yeah... it's very bright. O.o
purrdy 2008/2/13 - 17:15:42
Where are all the Jelly Fish!?
sankyu 2008/2/15 - 20:35:48
Also, why is the rum gone?
Er, this is actualy very beautiful, that hair is so good...
blumeaniandglove 2008/2/18 - 21:41:15
I'm sorry Purrdy.
I forgot it was also Jellyfish day on the 14th!
and there aren't may oldies left that know about it, are there?
jakusama 2008/3/16 - 16:11:47
I completely forgot about jellyfish day, too! We'll have to awaken a jellyfish movement next year. Crap. Anyway, lovely picture, always love your stuff. I really like the sleeves.
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