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[Feb. 9th, 2003|09:41 pm]
Jasmine Becket-Griffith
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Wow, I finally scanned in that giant monster of a painting. It took well over 30 separate scans, I pieced it all together in photoshop. DAMN that took a long time. About 4 hours and 15 minutes, to be exact. Lol, that's why I mostly do 16"x20" and smaller.....

Anyway - here it is - in all it's glory - Click below to see it...


Please note: this is a custom commissioned piece and it is copyrighted. Don't re-use or copy this painting for any reason without express permission! (sorry, I gotta say that).

Here it is - as of yet untitled. 36"x48"

Detail of Dragon


Detail of the Faerie





Now, I may or may not get those sketches done tonight. If not tonight, then tomorrow (don't worry Mark, if you're reading this - they're in the works!).
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[User Picture]From: smallgirl
2003-02-09 07:51 pm (UTC)

wow!

that is so freakin cool. thank you for sharing that! how many hours do you think it took to complete? whoever is getting that is a lucky person.
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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2003-02-09 07:55 pm (UTC)

Re: wow!

Thank you so much =) Lol, I want to keep it for myself!

I'd say I spent somewhere around 70 - 100 hours on it (including numerous sketches and brainstorming with the client prior to painting). Maybe even more. I have a terrible sense of time when I'm painting!
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From: (Anonymous)
2003-02-09 09:59 pm (UTC)

Jasmine It's Wonderful!!!

It's beautiful! I know you must be very proud! It looked so huge when you were working on it with the webcam on.
By the way this is Carrie "Tigerpixie". I wanted to ask you a favor. I'd like to sign up for a Live Journal account. Just the free one to see if I like it. It says I need an account creation code from an existing member. Do you think you could help me out? Pretty Please!
Don't worry about replying to that long e-mail I sent you. I know how busy you are!
Thanks,
Carrie "Tigerpixie"
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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2003-02-09 10:16 pm (UTC)

Re: Jasmine It's Wonderful!!!

Hi Carrie!!!

Thank you very much =)

I've got over 300 emails in my inbox, lol. I'll get to yours eventually (I'm going to go through it all tomorrow....). I'll try to get a code for you too!!!

-Jasmine
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[User Picture]From: yanmei
2003-02-10 01:48 pm (UTC)
Love the clouds and dragon scales! <3
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