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In the Abyss by jasminetoad In the Abyss by jasminetoad
"In the Abyss" - I've always been obsessed with the deep sea creatures - those in the abyssal and benthic zones - and I've featured them in several of my paintings. This piece in particular shows several varieties of Anglerfish / Lanternfish - as well as a Gulper Eel! Of course they're a little creepy, but I did my best to make them a little bit cute, too. Many abyssal zone critters have bioluminescent spots and lures which was a lot of fun to paint! And of course I've included a mermaid who lives amongst them. One of my favourites! My own original acrylic painting. ©Jasmine Becket-Griffith - prints are available at [link] and [link]
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:iconroslaug:
This is my all time favourite of your collection (although it is hard to choose). I share your fascination with deep sea life and hope you'll do further works in similar territory :)
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:iconkirayin:
santo cielos me han facinado tus dibujos son toda una pasion de arte los amo
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:iconwolf05:
Very beautiful,I love how you've used the blue colours together
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EdaHerz Jan 11, 2012   Digital Artist
Those fishes are terrifying!! They're amazingly done!! She`s so beautiful, love her eyelashes! :la:
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TrollGirl Jan 11, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
I like the monochromatic palette you used here.
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kryzteenah Jan 10, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Those are some scary looking fish haha :P
Looks great though :heart:
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B6L6U6E Jan 10, 2012  Student General Artist
Oh so cool! I hope you will have some copies at MegaCon. ^_^
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NeurotoxinAsphyxia Jan 10, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Ohmygosh this is amazing :D
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:iconjaxn777:
those blues are awesome!
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blackrose343 Jan 10, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
So pretty. I love your work so much! :)
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