Pleiades Rising (Fan Art Portfolio) I Tried To Smile For You

I painted this picture in 2005, but I still like it enough to re-submit it, again. The title refers to the song Song to the Siren by This Mortal Coil (originally, it's by Tim Buckley). It's similar to a lyric in that song. You should find this song and listen to it when you look at this art; they seem to go together. One final note, I made Haku's sash white for a purpose, instead of the usual color.

This is primarily painted with acrylic paints, but there is some subtle shading and highlighting done with watercolors. The sky, which is a balanced mix of acrylics and watercolors, was influenced by a winter sky I had seen, and I thought it would be perfect to use it with Haku. Unlike my previous artworks, I did not add any major CG effects; rather, I merely adjusted the brightness and color balance so they would match the colors of the physical artwork itself. I wanted this to be as natural as possible. I hope you all enjoy it.

Created
04/07/08
Category
Naruto Fan Art
Tags
haku, mist, naruto, shinobi, snow
Views
1,095 views
Votes
76 votes thumb
Favorited
55 members Favoritefavorite
allycat2090 Princess Yue greenLeAfe bellpickle SolemnSerpent Miracle Star19 MewIchigo02 zyxcixen cheriblosomchibi lili miss anime Kazumi Saya miableachgirl WinterChild ChibiRoxas wishmakerz shihodo Deathspain zf89 Orihime3992 Warcraft Sweet Lullaby ms random StrawberriCherri Mayumi94 HiddenSakura what the... Obscure Dream windybreezy22 Ookami.Miko Ruby89 chokolatealkemist mizu-the-chan ChezaFallenAngel supersaiyanjounin Cloudy-chan LintuHitose x s k a i i x MewMew Blood Moon Wolf twilight samurai Kisara Uzumaki Dutchican Cari-chan Kasuke just.me
Member Dedication
Everyone
Feedback
15 comments
Sourced By
Available to use (but no submissions yet)!


You're allowed to use this piece for your wallpapers and ecards if you: (1) paste this page's URL when you submit them and (2) agree not to upload your new work outside theOtaku.com

Options

Share this

URL
Thumbnail URL
Image HTML
Thumbnail HTML
World Share
World Share Thumbnail
Hi there friend!

Register free or !


theO Around the Web: