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Marilyn Monroe- Mixed Media by shawnie-b Marilyn Monroe- Mixed Media by shawnie-b
Mixed Media portrait of Marilyn Monroe. Background painted with acrylic, oil and watercolor then drawn on with black and white charcoal. Image size 30 x 22 inches.
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susmitha10 Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2014
cool
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KatCantDance Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
AMAZING!
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:iconfictionfreak72:
fictionfreak72 Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2012  Student
very cool
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:iconscunnybuns:
scunnybuns Featured By Owner Jul 19, 2011
love this, great job!
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Caricatureart Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2011
I like your style =D Beautifull ;)
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:iconzoeverist:
zoeverist Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2011
I love the transparency of the portrait/background as well,
really good idea!
You're very talented
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michaelasaurus Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
These are really wicked. Good job.
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:iconoliviaart:
oliviaart Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2011
Wow it's really nice.
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:iconskillcrane:
skillcrane Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2010
Nice choice of media & colors.
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MissMurder13 Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2010
WOW my friend would love this!
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Ocean-n-Cloud Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2010  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
wow, this is really nice!! how do you draw it? you draw marilyn monroe with pencil, then add the colour..>?
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shawnie-b Featured By Owner Oct 10, 2010  Professional Traditional Artist
i painted the background first then painted white where marilyn's head was going and then draw over that with charcoal.
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:iconchrysalizing:
Chrysalizing Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2010  Student Digital Artist
awesome work!
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:iconhannahisabelle:
hannahisabelle Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2010
wow this is really impressive. I love the mix of abstract and realism.
I've not seen something using oils, acrylic and watercolor before.
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Distilda Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2010  Student Digital Artist
Acrylic... and oil? O__O I've never tried that before. All 3 painttypes into one background. Heh.
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shawnie-b Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2010  Professional Traditional Artist
yea they don't want to mix together at all so it makes a cool effect.fun stuff
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PortableMastermind Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2010
I love what you've done to it
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:iconmonstergoat66:
monstergoat66 Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2010
fucking baddddassssss uber awesome my favorite of all my favorites!!!!!!!!!!!!
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:iconpimphand:
pimphand Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Very Cool.
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secrets-of-the-pen Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2010  Professional Traditional Artist
Love the mixed mediums! I've seen a lot of Marilyn Monroe portraits, but you really stand out with this one. Fantastic job!
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shawnie-b Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2010  Professional Traditional Artist
im glad you like it
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Bunnylicious Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
This is amazing, it really is. :3 I love everything about this drawing.
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shawnie-b Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2010  Professional Traditional Artist
thanks alot. your gallery is amazing, too
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eastcorkpainter Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2010   Traditional Artist
this is cool, i like how you mixed all those media.
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J4R3D-R4Y Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2010
Great job
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:iconshawnie-b:
shawnie-b Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2010  Professional Traditional Artist
thanks
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:iconj4r3d-r4y:
J4R3D-R4Y Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2010
Uh hum :)
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:iconladychristina:
LadyChristina Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2010  Professional Traditional Artist
Cool! :-D
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predator-fan Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2010  Student General Artist
really cool i'v done a pice of that pose too
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FelineMyth Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2010  Student General Artist
i love the background! <333
brilliant piece! :D
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:iconryepie:
ryepie Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2010   Digital Artist
I love the background! You drew Monroe very well! Good job! 8DD
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manfishinc Featured By Owner May 15, 2010  Professional General Artist
i love the realism, ,especially the transparency of the portrait and the background
awesome awesome work
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