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Realistic pencil drawing of a Tiger by booters Realistic pencil drawing of a Tiger by booters
Realistic pencil drawing of a Tiger
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What is there to say about a picture so skilfully executed? Of course we must question the originality - surely the artist is limited in how many tigers are seen day to day and remain still for our leisurely art creation and consumption. Even if from a photo source we can still admire the detail given with subtle and considered artistry - the firm nose, sage whiskers and plush fur all seem close enough to touch. The brilliant contrast between dark and light helps to elevate those textures.

Perhaps we can ask questions of the composition as it leans somewhat heavily to the right but this does not compromise the picture - being face to face with the tiger keeps our eye drawn to the enigmatic eyes and we do not worry for it only being a head.

Surely a fine piece of art, demonstrating a skill and dedication to the craft the artist can reward themself for.
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:iconslashclaws1:
wow this is so good:D (Big Grin) 
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:iconmaude333:
well done :O maybe you could go look at my gallery :))
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:iconmangafreak2010:
oh my goodness.
this is amazing! good work :)
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:iconforevermedium:
forevermedium Apr 9, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I clicked on it and thought damn... nice photo.
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:iconbooters:
lol its not a photo its a pencil drawing of a photo. :) Thanks for looking at it!
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:iconxrachcx:
Did you draw this?! This is A.M.A.Z.I.N.G. Seriously, I would LOVE to be able to draw like that. You have skills :)
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:iconbooters:
yes I did draw it.
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:icondevynn:
Devynn Jun 28, 2011  Professional Traditional Artist
I also featured this one in the same feature: [link]
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