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I made this entry for =uchuubranko and :eindraa's Mythology Contest here fav.me/d6mdubg

The task is creating a character design that depicts a certain constellation.
The constellation I picked to draw is Virgo; Virgo is the sixth astrological sign in the Zodiac horoscope. 
The shape of the constellation is seen as a winged maiden, (well... doesn't it? ^^ upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia… ; ; )

I depicted the goddess of nature and agriculture bit, whom Virgo is originated from. Instead of featuring a lady with greens, I decided to draw a girl wearing flowers. And I imagined her to look like a angel from space with the stellar halo (well, literally).
So yeahh :iconrose-plz: hope u like c: 
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:iconaaragonnega:
This is a very well made design. The emphasis is placed on most of the correct areas and there were excessive details placed where it mattered.

The petals at the bottom were very beautiful (if not symbolic?) and the phases of the moon helped give an otherworldly feeling to this art.

The only critique I would offer is that her left hand and wrist did have a noticable lack of detail that made it stand out from the rest of the piece...

That being said, it did not ruin this art for me as I heavily enjoyed it as a whole... I know I struggle with that pose of the wrist myself which is why I noticed it right away.

In summary, very well designed and certainly better than anything I could have made. Congratulations on a job well done!
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VampiresaQueen Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
This is just gorgeous - very beautiful and well drawn!!! :)
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:iconekknight:
EKKnight Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Gorgeous.
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:iconclevermessenger:
CleverMessenger Featured By Owner Dec 9, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is spectacular!!! <3
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:iconjesters-dead:
jesters-dead Featured By Owner Dec 8, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Awesome!!!
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:icontigrisalbo:
TigrisAlbo Featured By Owner Dec 8, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
That's amazing! I love the use of color!
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:iconpassin:
Passin Featured By Owner Dec 7, 2013
*Mouth drops open* Just...amazing
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Cassy-Blue Featured By Owner Dec 5, 2013   General Artist
lovely work. Good luck in the contest :D
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SirMimsyPompingdon Featured By Owner Dec 4, 2013
SUGOI! ><
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CloakedSchemer-VI Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013
It's very pretty <3 I like the grainy texture. It makes it very unique :)
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:icondigipup:
digipup Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Sangrde, I really like this style. Like, a lot. Keep it up, please xD
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CatherineDaydreamer Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013
It looks like traditional! I can't believe how amazing your photoshop skills are!
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:iconsangrde:
Sangrde Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
ahhh I just tried using different brushes.. ^^ experimenting.. >__<:heart: thankss Llama Emoji 23 (Shyness) [V1] 
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:iconulltraz:
ulltraz Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
amazing job!!!Love 
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:iconsangrde:
Sangrde Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
thanks c: ! Kao-moji-04-(Cute) [Emoji] 
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:iconulltraz:
ulltraz Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
you are welcome!!!Love 
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TheVocaloid1 Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013
Awesome and amazing :wow:
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Sangrde Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
thank you :heart: Llama Emoji 28 (Delicious) [V2] 
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:iconthevocaloid1:
TheVocaloid1 Featured By Owner Dec 4, 2013
It was me an Honor :heart: :smooch:
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SouthVibes Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
You are so amazing!
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:iconsangrde:
Sangrde Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
thanks c: !!! Llama Emoji-46 (This and That) 
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SouthVibes Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Np!
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iingo Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
UWAAAHHHH Beautiful! I love the elegant details and the beauty you put into this!
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Sangrde Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
thank youuuuu! I'm glad you enjoy Llama Emoji-46 (This and That) :heart:
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Skunkyfly Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
This is super duper georgeus! Chinatsu (Sparkle Eyes) 
Nana-(Blush)-[Elfen-Lied] good luck for the contest
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Sangrde Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
THANK YOU!! Llama Emoji 31 (Stroll) [V2] :heart: !
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Featured-215 Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013
She really looks like a shining star)Awesomely done! :love:
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Sangrde Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
thank u , glad u like c: !  Neko-Emoji-01 
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uchuubranko Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013  Student General Artist
She looks absolutely beautiful!! :faint: :wow: You portrayed it in such a gorgeous way, I can't even take my eyes away :XD:
Thank you so much, added! :aww:
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Sangrde Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
aww :heart:  ! Glad you enjoy > u < !!
I'm happy to be participated, thank you ! Kao-moji-04-(Cute) [Emoji] :heart:
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BFTU Featured By Owner Dec 2, 2013  Professional General Artist
Very nice!
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Sangrde Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
thanks Llama Emoji 05 (Flower Sparkles) [V1] :heart:
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yurik13 Featured By Owner Dec 2, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
<font><font>muito bom,  </font></font><font><font>exelent!</font></font>:) (Smile) 
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Sangrde Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
graciasss Neko-Emoji-01 :heart:
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