Friday, October 1, 2010

Fan Art Friday (56)

This week's fan art is based on Nightshade by Andrea Cremer. I recently read the book and loved it. (Review coming soon!) So, I think I might be onto something with these close-up main character covers. This is nowhere near the gorgeousness that is the real Nightshade cover, but I think it's pretty cool. I think I hardcore messed up the calla lilies. (Yes, those are calla lilies. Except that's what happens when they undergo massive photoshopping) But oh well! I got only so much skillz, you know? Anyway, I am pleased with myself this week. What say you?

Comments? Yay, nay, amazeballs or epic fail? Let me know! I love hearing what you guys think!

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Happy weekend!


  1. I like it, but Calla kind of scares me on that cover, maybe it's the angle? I don't know. I really love the bottom section =)

  2. awe-inspiring and eye popping!

  3. Eye popping and edgy. Love it. :-) awesome job.

  4. Love the eyes!
    The Calla on your cover does look pretty aggressive and self-possessed. The impression I get from the original is more coy. But, that's not bad, and from what I've read of the book so far, I don't think it's far off of her character.

    Awesome cover!

  5. How do you manage to create something like this?


  6. Holy fudge on a stick! Alright, so I'll admit that most bloggers aren't known for their graphic abilities. God do I feel small. This is such a freaking awesome cover.

    I have got to ask: what program do you use? I myself use Adobe Photoshop CS3 (Extended). Methinks my mom has CS4 (for which I will have to mob from her) but I'm trying to branch out from my regular style. Anyways. XD

    For real...awesome cover. Now how the heck am I supposed to compete with THAT?! XD The thrill of competition!

    New followah over here..!


  7. Thanks for participating! Good luck :)

  8. Wow. No offense to the original designer, but I think your art would make a better cover! It feels more modern, very edgy, and the eyes add that hint of werewolf that just makes it all work. Nice job!

  9. This one is amazing!Reminds me of German cover style somehow:)Maybe I like this even more than the original cover:D GREAT job!

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