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On The Prowl by artistwilder On The Prowl by artistwilder
acrylic 36 x 24

Last of the bears for awhile.
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Daily Deviation

Given 2012-05-19
The artist utilizes deep textures and a great use of color to bring this acrylic painting to life. On The Prowl by ~artistwilder ( Featured by Astralseed )
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Loochi Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
hey! you've been featured in my Journal [link] thank you so much for sharing this amazing piece of art :D
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WhiteSphere Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
It's adorable!
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Angie-Pictures Featured By Owner May 26, 2012
Beautiful work! Congratulations on the DD! :)
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:iconcyndrome:
Cyndrome Featured By Owner May 26, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Oh awesomeness~!
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Lxxx-Viii Featured By Owner May 25, 2012  Student General Artist
wow, wonderful piece of work! love the texture! so beautiful!
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:iconmeihua:
meihua Featured By Owner May 24, 2012
Congrats on another DD :)
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Amber1010 Featured By Owner May 23, 2012
Aww!!!
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:iconjboweruk:
jboweruk Featured By Owner May 23, 2012
Amazing picture, that fur looks awesome. I love bears (just finished the Seekers series of books) and especially polar bears. Defo faved.
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Ieros Featured By Owner May 22, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Your use of texture in this piece is absolutely amazing, seriously it looks so real while still capturing the sense that this is a painting. Well done!
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Bonniemarie Featured By Owner May 22, 2012   Traditional Artist
the fur looks great, interesting brush stokes, i love the different shades of the fur too
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:iconpaigeity:
paigeity Featured By Owner May 22, 2012
wow. Fantastic use of texture! I just want to reach out and touch it!

[link]
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:iconjucali:
Jucali Featured By Owner May 21, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
The colors add such a rich depth and texture to the image. Beautiful.
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elphieofkiamoko Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
>w< Such great texture...
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DoodleWithGlueGun Featured By Owner May 19, 2012   Traditional Artist
I love it for so many reasons!!! It looks perfect. It is TRADITIONAL ART in dd-s! And it's a bear. And it's a polar bear and they happen to be amazing.


Well done. Welllllll done!!!!!!!
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ScenicViewer022511 Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Love it! Beautiful work! I am very fond of polar bears as well.
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yeliriley Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Love the texture and technique!
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DirtySeagulls Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
AMAZING JEEZE! LOVE THE STROKES O:
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Yami-Horus Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Student General Artist
AMAZING AND ADORABLE! X3

By any hance,... did you use a palete knife to paint the bear's fur? 8D
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Cruentus13 Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
How do you get the texture for this?
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:iconemma0724:
Emma0724 Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
I love it! Excellent work!
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:iconphaedris:
Phaedris Featured By Owner May 19, 2012
Amazing :love: :deviation:
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:iconchambs:
chambs Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
incredible work
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footinadream Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Student General Artist
wow, I really admire how you handled the medium.
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:iconlenslady:
lenslady Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Excellant painting! Beautiful texture and the use of colour is pure genius. Definately deserves the DD!!!
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dragonsong17 Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
beautiful! i love how you created texture for the fur!
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thelunacy-fringe Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Woah this is beautiful. I love the use of the thick paint to add that fur look.
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PYBoulerice Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist Filmographer
That's awesome! How did u do it?
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linkm2 Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
BEAARRRˇˇˇˇ I LIKE BEARRRˇˇˇ
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KelloDraw Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Awesome lookin' bear,really love this piece.
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:iconkarinta:
Karinta Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Student General Artist
Beautiful!
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tigerofthesouth Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
beautiful
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tutzcoolets Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist Filmographer
amazing on what you did!the bear looks alive because you put life into it,,that's perhaps is the magic of your art.keep it up
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PurpleStegosaurus Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Student General Artist
The textures of the paint strokes in this are amazing. They really compliment the already beautiful and realistic look that you created. Wonderful! :heart:
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ThumbprintGallery Featured By Owner May 19, 2012
the use of deep textures really makes the piece stand out. i love the subject, polar bear and the colors of the background.
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chainbreaks Featured By Owner May 19, 2012
beautiful work, wonderful! :D
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Whitehorse7577 Featured By Owner May 19, 2012
Very nice!
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:iconkori-hibana:
kori-hibana Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Student General Artist
i love how you used the acrylic to make the fur texture~
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:iconerb20:
ERB20 Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
This is so beautiful :)
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gizus Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Professional General Artist
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Ingiwood Featured By Owner May 19, 2012
Its so beautiful! Love the texture.
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CrazyLilAnnie Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Student General Artist
I love how you used the texture of the paint to render the fur; especially in the area around the eyes and forehead your technique is executed beautifully! I really felt compelled to run my fingers along the screen when I went to fullview lol.
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SiobhanTaylor Featured By Owner May 19, 2012   Traditional Artist
Phenomenal work! This is gorgeous- the colors and texture is breathtaking.
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VanderlyleBaby Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I love the texture on this, it brings the image to life.
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LegendLover Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I have always wanted to know what colour sun on white fur was. Thanks for the help
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Izkiz Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Nice
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:iconloochi:
Loochi Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
this is really amazing, I love it :aww:
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SuperAimster Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Congrats on the DD! :iconclappingplz:
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Ms-Chloe Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
AmAzInG!!!!!
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scopticon2000 Featured By Owner May 19, 2012
Stay out of the Woolsworth!
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Peppermint334 Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
:wow:
This is an incredible piece of art. I thought it was a photo at first!
I love the fur texture on this.
Congratulations for the Daily Deviation! You deserved it.
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January 15, 2012
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Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSi
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Jan 15, 2012, 8:13:44 PM
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