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You have nice manners, for a thief... by sugarpoultry You have nice manners, for a thief... by sugarpoultry
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So many layers.... so many hours... *dies*
Worth every second? YES!

My tribute to The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. A MAGNIFICENT movie! And seriously, Smaug is the star of the show. Benedict Cumberbatch's voice.... AND facial/body movements.... seriously could you ask for more?! HE WAS PERFECT. The most perfect dragon film has ever seen, yes I dare say it, he beat Draco (at least for me, which says a lot). 

If you haven't seen this movie, GO SEE IT. You will not be disappointed. ;)

I was overly picky in my depiction of Smaug. Those who saw my WIP  on my Facebook saw I struggled back and forth all over the place finding accurate references to paint him. Being that the movie isn't out yet on DVD, I don't have screen shots, only little snippits of gif sets that people (thankfully) captures from inside the theater. Their illegal footage was my gateway to painting him! Haha!

WIPs on my FB Page: www.facebook.com/media/set/?se…

My other Smaug piece:
Smaug - Full Body Reference by sugarpoultrySmaug T-shirt Design - I Am Death by sugarpoultry
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Photoshop CS5, Wacom Intuos4 tablet, 15 hours or so
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The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug belongs to Warner Bros
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Imjustheretoreadmfic Featured By Owner 13 hours ago  New member
This is great! Could be official artwork.
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Mariecolo Featured By Owner 16 hours ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
AMAZING <3
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Katiethelegendary Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
*violently fangirls*
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MiaIsGoodAtArt Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2014  Student Artisan Crafter
This is f*cking awesome
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diebitch2947 Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
"... and a liar!"Satisfied evil smile 
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ChrisStarkiller Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2014
Smaug always sends a shiver down my spine. Shocked 
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Iovena Featured By Owner Aug 13, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I don't know what to say... I'm flashed. That is beautiful.
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werecass Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2014  Student Artist
That's so awesome.
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skinny3829 Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Awesome work! :)
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gordhanx Featured By Owner Jul 26, 2014
Awesome! I love the lighting on his belly. And great work on the details, of the scales and gold. I also love the colouring and shading.
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