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September 5, 2012
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There are some memories that you just can't wash away.

I wanted a close, claustrophobic feeling for this one.

Been tinkering with this for ages. Dem tiles kill your eyes let me tell you. I may still tinker with it some more. I keep changing my mind about the richness of the colours and changing them from this to more pastel tones, then back again... each time I do one I decide I like the other better. Even with the file uploaded now I'm looking at the thumbnail thinking pastels would be better! No no just upload go go go!

My Tumblr addy is on there... but DA gets my art first! XD I'll stick it on Tumblr later.

Feedback would be lovely! This is one of those ones I've looked at for too long. Hearing the thoughts of some fresh eyes would be appreciated. :)
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Poukynette Featured By Owner Oct 27, 2014
A friend of mine saw you at Comic Con London this week-end and showed me this print she brought from your stand. I loved it and just had to find your Deviant to purchase it! Can't wait to receive it :D
Vallie Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2014
Must have been a bath to die for.
Jay-The-Punk Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2014
                                                             ART CRITIQUE
                                                              by Jay-The-Punk
Date: 07/09/2014
Piece name: ABLUTION

The suds seem a stuck on top they stand out too much and don't seem to blend in to the feel of the artwork, the same with the skull the rest of the skeleton seems to but just not the skull, with the skull i feel it needs a darker grey either instead of the grey you have in there or as well as it just seems too light.
The bath water in the tub against the wall seems not over the edges of the bath but the there water going on the floor goes over the edge there seems to be no explanation for it. 

The transparency of the water is just right you really pulled it off well! You certainly nailed the claustrophobic feel for this one. The pattern of the tiles is really great to see a reoccuring pattern even if it kills the eyes. The colours used are great really work well together i also like how the water stays in the lines of the squares adds something else to it!  

Over all a great piece the idea is great, the colours are great the way it's drawn is great a few minor bits to maybe adjust
but other than that pretty good piece

Personal Note:
I do like this piece it really is a feast for the eyes. I think if you flitting between the two pastel or brighter then do two one pastel one like this let the people choose what they like ;)

If you would like critique on your artwork please send me a note on deviantart.

Jaythepunk \m/
Smexi-Sketchling Featured By Owner May 26, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Picked one of these prints up at expo on Saturday :D I just wanted to say thankyou and keep it up, you're very talented :D
IAMTHESTRANGE Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2012
this is seriously amazing. it's so gorgeous and striking... flawless.
IAMTHESTRANGE Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2012
also, it's good to have you back!
amvhellboy Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2012
I think this is a really fabulous peice of art, and the rectangular shapes really fills the picture and amplifies the claustrophobic feel to the art peice.

Even as a dead memory, that skeleton sure looks like its in a happy place right now ;)
wyldflowa Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Hahaha, indeed! Thank you for the comment! I'm glad you like it!
ReiDavidson Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
ohhh you have a Tumblr! I'm misterjmasters on the Tumblr! Or reidavidson as my art Tumblr.
wyldflowa Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Followed and followed my darling :heart:
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