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Unicorn girl by agnes-cecile Unicorn girl by agnes-cecile

Last summer I promised to do it. (do you remember? ..origami of unicorns everywhere?)

watercolor, charcoal and pen on watercolor paper (300g)
45cm x 60cm
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This work is honestly delightful. It seemingly combines various mythological attributes and characteristics. It, clearly, houses the horn of a unicorn. As well as the rainbow, which is usually associated with leprechauns. It is just that the rainbow, here, is shown like multi-colored water streaming down the front of her. The vague outline of a woman could even be interpreted as a spirit. What is beautiful is the slight collection of color under the chin, as if it actually does have fluid characteristics. This image is, honestly, a spectacular to behold in it's simplicity. What would have been a profound amount better would be if the horn, itself would be different tones of grey per length area. Or, even feature just minuscule portions of color flecks in it as if it actually was shining in the light. The featuring of the female body in it's natural frontal form, without the over enhancements that celebrity status representatives have falsely bestowed upon our typical imaginations, is proper. It Ian't thrown towards you to connect arousal. Neither is it barely noticed, which would have been an insult to the female modeled in this creation. This artist focuses more towards the enlightened prospective of actual imaginative use in all parts, save for the one I mention. In which that is only deemed not such in my eyesight. I wonderfully applaud Agnes for the actual application of having the viewer throw more in with their mind's own creative artist of imagination added more for their personal enjoyment. This woman is an artist. Her art shines. Just as this unicorn woman shines in multi-toned light. Congratulations, my friend.
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Critique by anamartist Mar 24, 2013, 6:10:06 PM
I'm enjoying these newer works. The composition of the positive and negative space are well thought out. And I love how you used the dripping of the rainbow to imply the anatomy of the figure- especially in the lower jaw/ neck area. I also like how the shoulder is implied with two or three simple lines. A great decision as I think if it were detailed it would draw the eye away from the focal point. The face is extremely well rendered, however I think to make it pop out just that much more I would have put a light wash of ivory black or payne's grey behind the head cutting it off at a certain point to not affect the negative space. And, as any artist--- I just have one little nitpick. I know it's just a photograph and it might not be the ENTIRE view of the piece, but my eye just wants to cut and inch or two off that horn so it's not so close to the edge of the page. I realize from a technical standpoint you probably used the horn to aesthetically draw the veiwer's eye to the figure or the focal point. But, other than that, I love everything else!
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PennyMaryChica01 Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2016
It's Awesome!
Bethany26 Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2015
Romane001 Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2015
It's... so amazing
LucidRipTide Featured By Owner Mar 7, 2014   Artist
I love your form of imagination. This painting is very beautiful.
KatrinaIorio Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2014
Something about this makes it stand out beyond the rest  ... maybe the simple human figure? Or maybe how the black horn turns into a beautiful ray of color? I like how the red lips and blue eyes line up together perfectly on the woman and her rainbow.
Love it GIF 
Neverless, I really love this picture and will definitely buy a print of it!
colorcaust Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
^^ fantastico, Heart   Heart   Heart , (anche se dall' anteprima mi pareva un pennello (non ci sarebbe stato male))  Meow :3 
LostGryphin Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
MsLadyyy Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
wow very unique and beautiful

fattitude2001 Featured By Owner Jul 26, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
When I saw the thumbnail but before I saw the title, I thought the horn was a paintbrush. Of course it's GORGEOUS as it is, but I'd love to see on paper what I see in my head... a woman's form in rainbow colors dripping from the tip of a paintbrush. Your art is amazing and beautiful, and you are truly inspiring! <3
disturbingcalamity Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2013
this is amazing. You are truly unique :heart:
Morbat Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2013
Love it.
Clay-mazing Featured By Owner May 25, 2013
This is really cool.
I love the rainbow colors dripping down from the horn.
A great idea and a great piece.
beastvamp Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Blacleria Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
I have featured your work in my journal, hope you don't mind :aww: :heart:
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HeatherRae3 Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2013  Professional General Artist
wow what a stunning piece!! Inspiring to work with watercolor :-)
KaseyEs-El Featured By Owner Apr 7, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
You're such an inspiration!
Bumzigana Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2013  Professional Photographer
Wow...this is lovely! So unique!
Gironimo Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
what a strong work :clap: I guess it must have been hard to keep the colours all down their way her body :)
Also it's a creatve concept, I like your idea!
WhIppIng-b0y Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2013  Hobbyist
Very beautiful.
momoonster Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2013  Student
Ichuuu Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2013  Student
aaawww unicorn~ *// \\*
FrodoPrime Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Tam-Kha Featured By Owner Mar 17, 2013  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Amazing work, amazing colors and amazing concept ! Congratulations !
fr-ANI Featured By Owner Mar 16, 2013
wow and again wow, really nice work! ;)
XDElisabeth69 Featured By Owner Mar 10, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
NathanLeeSmith Featured By Owner Mar 10, 2013  Professional General Artist
Great Work!!!
brokenmetabot Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2013
So gorgeous. Thank you for creating this. ^^
Mari111090 Featured By Owner Mar 8, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
:DDD i love this shit!:D
zeldanightwolfe Featured By Owner Mar 8, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
i love your work so much
LowQuality Featured By Owner Mar 7, 2013
Just when I thought I couldn't be more impressed, you go and prove me wrong. Definitely my favorite thus far! [:
phat-kat-creative Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
This is prettymuch the best!!
MissCake Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Your art IS amazing but... Why U no answer or thank any of your fans?
ill-never-bethe-same Featured By Owner Mar 12, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
She most likely doesn't have time to. Not everyone can respond to questions/comments, let alone get on everyday like the majority of artists on here. I, for one, never thank for favourites anymore for it's seemed to be more and more common for people to just comment without seeing who actually liked your art. -shrug- Just seems like spam in my eyes.
MissCake Featured By Owner Mar 14, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
thats sad :< if i got a respond from one of my favorites. Just one. I would be so happy :<
ill-never-bethe-same Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I used to feel the same way.
Kelpie77 Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
ethereal, understated and beautiful.
QuirkyDigit Featured By Owner Mar 4, 2013
Wow, very striking image.
KaY-clothy Featured By Owner Mar 4, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
NematophagousMites Featured By Owner Mar 3, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
fabulously sad and beautiful!
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JayNL09 Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Ahahahhaha mi innamoro sempre di più dei tuoi capolavori.. :iconimcryingsomuchplz:
appa-appa-away Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Amazing work! :heart:
whimandwonder Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
So cool to see something so different in terms of content for you but still in your style! It must have been hard to get the colors to run where you wanted them to, especially going over all the contours of the body, so I am very impressed by that.
odyssey200l Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2013
MaliceInTheAbyss Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Dudes! It's Lady Rainicorn! In human form! :iconwhaaplz:
fidaktk Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2013  Hobbyist Interface Designer
awesome. love your work.
SoulEaterhomie88 Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2013  Student General Artist
Bello è ciò che descrive questo pezzo :)
Beautiful is what describes this piece :)
dj-dreemz Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2013
magic ¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪
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