Fallen Star

Posted Aug 24, 2006, 5:19:41 AM
Ok... I'd been studying the old Flemish Baroque paintings when I drew this, and the one thing that really caught me was the use of tenebrist light. So, this is my little attempt at that, an elf holding a fallen star. Done with pencil and silver metallic colored pencil on black paper.

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  • Aug 23, 2006
    Wow nice job this is uber cool ^^
  • Aug 24, 2006
    Wow, this is really cool stuff. You did a great job.

    Ugh...n00b talk time. Er...tenebrist light? And...Baroque...it sounds familiar, but only vaguely.
    • Aug 25, 2006
      Well, the Baroque was the art movement after the Renaissance... and tenebrist light was a style developed by Carravaggio which became really popular in the Baroque. It's essentially a really powerful light source coming from one direction. A candle or lamp, in many Flemish paintings of the time.
  • Aug 25, 2006
    I loev the dim light effect!O.O!O.OWay cool!YesHugThis is awesome!:yes: