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Ambush in the Snow by hyperionwitch Ambush in the Snow by hyperionwitch
Just a piece I did for fun. I don't get a lot of practice drawing animals, and I used to be a big horse fan. Plus, these two characters just happen to both have horses they use frequently. I figured I'd try my hand at drawing them, and the sketch turned out well enough that I painted it.

Mostly an exercise in atmosphere once I got past the sketch stage, since the painting itself was pretty straightforward. Cloudy weather doesn't offer much in the way of dramatic lighting. lol

I like how it turned out! Anyway, more work on the way (hopefully some more pieces for Scenes from Vvardenfell).

Setting is from Skyrim, which belongs to Bethesda
Saynar and Binds-Her-Neck belong to me
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dragonhatchling Featured By Owner May 31, 2012
Cool! Very nicely done horse btw
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Jovey4 Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2012  Student Filmographer
Hype I can't tell ya how awesome your art is! YOU BETTER let me know the minute your art starts coming out on cards!
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hyperionwitch Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
HAH, if it ever happens, I will! Thanks, mang. :D
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hunkaalzoor Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
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Lorrain Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Is this Shadowmare? Without the glowing eyes it's impossible to tell :P
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hyperionwitch Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
No no, this lady's just a mage--I think the idea of being a part of the Dark Brotherhood would horrify her. Her horse is just a standard Whiterun Stables horse. lol Plus, if it was Shadowmere, I definitely would have had it glowing. Hair wouldn't completely obscure that kind of light, I think.
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Aniphine Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2012  Professional Writer
This looks spectacular! Truly skillfully done. :D
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Elywen Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2012
This looks amazing, I feel like the woman is going to ride out of my screen.
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