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Guy of Gisborne by Svera Guy of Gisborne by Svera
And again my scanner messed it up :( My original drawing looks much better than this.

Anyway, this is Richard Armitage playing Guy of Gisborne in the BBC show 'Robin Hood'. I watched the entire show at the beginning of the year and loved it immediately.
I've to say the reference I used wasn't the best one. First, it's hard to recognize Richard (if you say you wouldn't recognize him I could only agree). Second, it's not the typical Gisborne-look, not without his smile. But I loved the look of loneliness and sadness, so I decided to give it a try.
The white spots in his hair were actually limestone pieces, but I changed it to let it look like snow. I've also added several snowflakes.
If you're interested to see what changes I made, you can find the original photo here.

I've also used this drawing to make a hair tutorial, which can be found here.

tools: see tutorial
duration: no idea, as always
size: approx. 21 cm X 29 cm
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Nastyfoxy Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
GreatKitty begging 
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Svera Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2014
Thank you :aww:
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childofdurin Featured By Owner Jan 23, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Love this picture, looks like Richard to me.
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Svera Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2014
Thank you :)
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omkesh Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
wonderful art piece. you are really gifted...
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Svera Featured By Owner Jan 21, 2014
Thank you!
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Adgerron Featured By Owner Jan 6, 2014
cool, very emotional
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Svera Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2014
Thank you :)
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Rodwendess Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Gorgeous. I think it's just the way that he's holding his head that might not make him immediately recognisable to some people.
You've captured his expression perfectly. CUDDLES FOR GISBOURNE!!! :fangirl:
 
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Svera Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2013
Thank you very much! :glomp:
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