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Apple Sisters by FiddleArts Apple Sisters by FiddleArts
Well, it's not actually as great as I was hoping (note to self: blue and orange look good together, but they will not mix), but hey - I'm satisfied with this.
.. Especially after livestreaming 7 hours of the process.

Applejack was strongly referenced from the One Bad Apple episode (S3E4). I was actually practicing expressions by copying them from the show, when I saw AJ making this cutesy face. Had to make this.

It's already on tumblr, I'd appreciate it if you didn't repost it! ~


I got in another drawfriend!~ Slot #42.
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A great piece of art. A very cute as well as funny picture.

Everfree-Sea has done a very nice job with the shadows, giving a really nice sense of depth. I am also amazed (and slightly jealous) by the blanket/cloth's detail, especially the folds on the part where Applebloom is under. And Everfree has done an amazing job with Apple Jack, making her look slightly raggedy but still great. And it is with her where the shading effect is at its best (in this picture). I'm guilty or being a huge fan of Seapony's style and technique.

As a fan of Everfree, it is hard to state the "bad" parts of this picture, but I have to stay honest. the first thing is Applebloom, she doesn't look as good as her sister, or maybe her sister looks way to good that A.B. looks slightly plain (with other words A.J. is amazing). And secondly: the background, which has less greatness then the foreground. it could be to make the viewer focus on the centre where everything is going on, but still is a tad boring. at least it is better than a white or no background.
The mediocre points for originality is due to the fact of thousands of other A.J.+A.B. drawings out, let alone millions of MLP:FiM drawings. this may be one that stands (read: REALLY stands out) out of vast sea of MLP:FiM drawings. But it is still one out of a million. Don't get me wrong I love all the fan art, but the amount of it makes it hard find stuff original, or find original stuff...
But this has little to do with the artwork, and I apologize for the rant ;).
all in all this is a great piece of work, I'd even pay for an A3 formate of it.
And Everfree, you are amazing and you have talent that makes me jealous, but there is still some room for improvement...
Stay artistic my friends!
-DDN-
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cheesanyeap Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2013  Hobbyist
So adorable !!
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paperhater Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2013
Love the face and there messy mane's.
Amazing work.
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ciskat Featured By Owner May 10, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
The look on AJ's face: priceless!
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xelianthought Featured By Owner Apr 2, 2013
Very sweet!
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KanonSeaDragon Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2013
:aww:
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opus-13 Featured By Owner Dec 18, 2012
Excellent job on the colors and shading! I love AJ's expression too. ^_^
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whoeveriam0iam14222 Featured By Owner Dec 17, 2012
bought this in the auction at the dutch meet for 45 euros
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FiddleArts Featured By Owner Dec 17, 2012  Student Digital Artist
That is a huge sum! I cannot thank you enough~!
I hope you'll give it a good home. ^^
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SwanLullaby Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
It came out... really great!
I love the scene ;)
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FiddleArts Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2012  Student Digital Artist
Thank you~!
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