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Napoleon Pig by faxtar Napoleon Pig by faxtar
For my Materials and Techniques II Class. First I inked the lines, then painted with watercolors (lots of layers), then I added an Ageing Varnish, then a Cracking Varnish, then a thin layer of Olive Green oil paint, then I rubbed some of the oil paint off before it dries. The picture is alittle blurry because I took it with a digital camera. Its too glossy to scan it in the scanner. Inspired by George Orwells 'Animal Farm' where a pig is named Napoleon.
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Przbezara Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2013
Now do the Duke of Wellinton
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theonlysketcher Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Isn't it against one of the commandments for animals to wear clothes?
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GRESACE Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
did you know in France it's illegal to name a pig... napoleon?
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Hollow-HandledBrush Featured By Owner Apr 6, 2012
Hey--
For honors, we are supposed to create a campaign video for one of the charactes. I was wondering if you'd mind my using this photo of your painting in it? :flirty: It would be shown in class only-- not published online or shown anywhere else.
Thanks! :D
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faxtar Featured By Owner Apr 7, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
Sure. I think that falls under fair-use [link] under "commentary, criticism, research, teaching, scholarship" but thanks for asking anyway.
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SeanFleming Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
This is great work.
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Cassius42 Featured By Owner Dec 13, 2011
I love that movie, and if you were the one who drew this then bravo!
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Unclejimi Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2011
Is this the original or a copy of it. Also would like to commission you for something - how do I get in touch
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faxtar Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2011  Professional Digital Artist
You can email me at Matthew.Starbuck@gmail.com
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BluDevil93 Featured By Owner Mar 10, 2011  Student Photographer
Fantastic work :)
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