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Phoenix & mystical Birds
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Anime Wings by Rhynn


* I always read the comments I recieve and try to answer to them as soon as possible.
* Critique is requested! I really want to know the exact opinion you have on my art; what you like about it and what you think I should focus on more.
* I'm grateful for every fave I get even though I don't say "thank you" for everyone seperately. (because some people don't like to be thanked or don't bother answering to thank-you-messages + I would have to do that A LOT)
* New watchers get a llama badge from me!

Personal Quote: The limits of your understanding are the limits of your world.

My OC account: :iconskudde-ocs:
My texture & resource account: :iconskudde-textures:

Critiques Aren't Personal by alaska-is-a-husky Perfect anatomy Stamp by Thelightforest passion stamp by MechaBerry
FO Gifts by Enjoumou Ask Trades by Enjoumou
There is a high chance I need to put the project on hiatus for a while.
I've been doing tons of research lately (mostly on feathers themselves, other things I have covered somewhat thoroughly) and broadening my vocabulary on feathered wings. The amount of stuff I've learned by self-studying is incredible, and when I compare it to what I used to know I'm in completely different league now. But it remains to be extremely frustrating, time-consuming and tiring that every couple of weeks I find someting new.
Oh those overlap like that!
...but only on larger birds, I see.
Just a small example of the complexity. I find a new "rule", and soon discover it doesn't apply to all birds at all. Or I find a rule, write it out, and then scrap it all because there was more to it than that. There's also a lot of misinformation in the internet (what are scapulars - where are axillaries - some sources don't even acknowledge the existence of propatagium) so I've been swimming around in it and looking for the correct sources.
I want to be able to make a tutorial that is all you need. I want it to be about basics, but in an all-inclusive way. And not too scientific - we're artists here and not scientists.

So that said, you must understand that it's a lot of work. I just recently got commissioned a LARGE painting, and since I'm a poor artist in need of money I'll be working on it for quite a portion of my time. Then there's my league running business, youtube video-making life and unfinished character sketches for my oc-account. In a couple of weeks my love and I will be reunited after 5 months of separation, and a week after that I need to start applying to schools and focus on pre-assignments. All while I'm desperately looking for a job.

So let's just say I'm trying to avoid burning out. :') The wing tutorial WILL come, but it has become a lot bigger project than I knew to expect. At least it'll be all worth it when it's done.
  • Mood: Stuck


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KazultheDragon Featured By Owner Apr 26, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Gorgeous work!
Skudde Featured By Owner Apr 26, 2015   General Artist
Thank you~! :)
Weirda208 Featured By Owner Jan 16, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Tag a quality deviant, You’re it! Quality doesn’t mean that you have a lot of followers, or a lot of messages. It means that you’re nice to other people, and you deserve to be happy. If you get this message, someone is telling you that they love you as you are, and they don’t care how much followers you have. Send this to 10 deviants who deserve it. If you break the chain, nothing will happen. But it’s just good to let someone know that you love them!

heehee, filling the time while waiting for some replies, ohh dat DeviantArt...
Good to know someone like you here~! :hug:
Weirda208 Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
oooh I love your personal quote "the limits of your understanding are your limits of your world"! :love:
Skudde Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2014   General Artist
Gosh, thank you so much for the many comments you've written! :love: It's rare to get such long and thoughtful messages and I truly appreciate the time you've used to write them. :heart: Happy New Year dear watcher!
Weirda208 Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I try to not fav 'n' run away, because I also do long-time artwork and have thoughts to share and I just-can't ignore such things!

hope ya don't mind I haven't commented all your pieces I like or just adore, but know I will always leave a comment somewhere!

You're welcome and happy New Year to you as well! :D
Gomis Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
Horribly Scary Lone Candle
*drops Secret Santas and runs*
Skudde Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2014   General Artist
*SQUEEEEE* :jawdrop:
JemppuJr Featured By Owner Sep 28, 2014  Student Digital Artist
Skudde Featured By Owner Sep 29, 2014   General Artist
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