Deviant Login Shop  Join deviantART for FREE Take the Tour
×



Details

Submitted on
March 17
Image Size
10.1 MB
Resolution
600×848
Link
Thumb
Embed

Stats

Views
7,120
Favourites
1,673 (who?)
Comments
200
Downloads
100
×
Demon Geisha by Yuuza Demon Geisha by Yuuza

:bulletblue:FAQ:bulletblue:TUMBLR:bulletblue:FACEBOOK:bulletblue:



you didn't think i stopped drawing digitally did you? :) i started this drawing a few months ago but stopped because i had no idea how to color it. Recently i started drawing in cell shading style for work so i tried that and i am frankly quite happy with the result. I forgot how awesome this style of shading can be :D
it took some 8-10 hours of work, mostly done in Paint Tool Sai, edited in Photoshop
download the .psd to check out all the layers, some cell shading is done directly on the layer, some is on separate layers
patterns on the kimono are from gimei
Add a Comment:
 
:iconluisarosati:
If I had to write a critique for this piece (and I hope it will be well accepted and well written from my side :) ) I'd just say two things. First, I think that the illustration would benefit from some more field depth. E.g. the parts of the dragon you can see in the background should be a little less vivid, with a bit less contrast, as there were an atmospheric filter. This way, the figure would stand out more and the will-o-the-wisps would look brighter as well. My second - small - objection applies to the shadows beneath her. I think that you could apply some more darkness here and there, near to the points where she's actually resting her weight, so that the pose looks more natural, a little less "floating".

Well, this is my first critique ever on DA. I hope I was of help. ;) And of course I'm criticizing a piece which is awesome and far beyond my possibilities :)
What do you think?
The Artist thought this was FAIR
4 out of 5 deviants thought this was fair.

The Artist has requested Critique on this Artwork

Please sign up or login to post a critique.

:iconchisori:
Chisori Featured By Owner 1 hour ago  New member Hobbyist General Artist
OH MY!! its so beautiful!!
Reply
:iconmrrevenge:
MrRevenge Featured By Owner 2 days ago
Love how colorful and creative all your work is...good stuff
Reply
:iconolina1903:
olina1903 Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Hobbyist Artist
I LOVE this..
Reply
:iconjenny42:
Jenny42 Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist
Wow, I have no words to describe how beautiful this is!!la in love 
Reply
:icontsahel:
tsahel Featured By Owner 5 days ago
Very very nice Heart 
Reply
:iconmarkusultimatum:
markusultimatum Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2014  New member Hobbyist Writer
Adorable!
Reply
:iconrustic-raver-cosplay:
Rustic-Raver-Cosplay Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
That is a beautiful piece of art!
Reply
:iconskpmaniac:
skpManiac Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2014  Professional Photographer
Superb work :)
Reply
:iconart-chris:
Art-Chris Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
C'est une oeuvre très belle !  lumineuse et pleine la sagesse.
Reply
:iconbear48:
bear48 Featured By Owner Aug 19, 2014  Professional
I do love this
Reply
Add a Comment: