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Lightning in Fairy Tail by empire539
Lightning in Fairy Tail
With LightningStrike83's arrival in Earth Land, Fairy Tail decides to celebrate. Erza finally gets to have a perfect picnic on this peaceful day. Well, almost peaceful.

Main entry for LightningStrike83's LIGHTNING IN FAIRY TAIL LAND CONTEST!!!
Results are here (this entry got second place in the main category!)

Fairy Tail characters (c) Mashima Hiro
Artwork (c) empire539

Trivia time!

1. I tried to get most people's favorite foods in somehow, if that information was known. However, Happy won't be happy if he's looking in the wrong place! Where should he be looking?

2. Who's the guy next to Mavis? (Easy one for manga readers)

3. Guess where Wendy's outfit is from!


A/N: WHEW, FINALLY DONE. This is probably by far the most complex and detailed piece I've ever done for a contest. I usually stick to maybe one or two characters at most, but this one has quite a few more. The poses were super difficult to draw, so it was a nice little test to try and apply what I'd been practicing. But omg, don't even get me started on hands and feet (or their proportions/perspective). And I don't think I'll be drawing grass anytime soon.

I ended up mixing styles again (orz), when I was shading clothes I was like lalala ihavenoideawatimdoing. Gotta work on proportions too when it's from a weird angle. But anyway, this was a really fun thing to work on, and I enjoyed it.

Tools: Paint Tool SAI, Photoshop, tablet
Time: WAY TOO LONG... I seriously need to get faster... According to my logbook, total time spent on this entry was 80 hours, 34 minutes across 20 days, including conceptual planning time. Yikes! Now if only I could spend that much time studying...

Critiques are welcome!
Lightning Strikes on a Dark Knight by empire539
Lightning Strikes on a Dark Knight
DC and Marvel comics don't exist on Earth Land, so LightningStrike83 decides to show Lucy what her world is missing by taking the streets by storm as the Dark Knight! Lucy joins in on the fun as Catwoman, putting her own spin on the costume.

Entry for the Bonus category to LightningStrike83's LIGHTNING IN FAIRY TAIL LAND CONTEST!!!
Results are here (this got first place in the Bonus category!)

Lightning as Batman
Lucy Heartfilia (Fairy Tail) as Catwoman

Lucy Heartfilia (c) Mashima Hiro
Batman, Catwoman (c) DC comics
Artwork (c) empire539


A/N: I originally wanted to draw something more complex, but with the contest deadline approaching (and the fact that I have a midterm tomorrow but haven't started studying for it at all), I had to go for something simpler. I'm glad it turned out okay though, since it was basically my first time ever drawing chibis and they didn't end up looking like horribly mutated dwarves (at least, I hope...).

I also had an idea of doing a Green Arrow/Black Canary thing, but I couldn't get the poses right >_<

Also, sorry to Lightning for not making his Batman more visually distinctive. There's only so much you can do while wearing a Batmask, amirite?

Batman Approved Robin approved 

Tools: PaintTool SAI, tablet
Time: 11 hours, 34 min / 4 days
Jade and her Pokemon by empire539
Jade and her Pokemon
Jade and her full Pokemon team!
Contest entry for MyuOneeChan's OC contest. Results here.

Jade (c) MyuOneeChan
Artwork (c) empire539

Some random thoughts...
1. Dedenne looks pretty happy holding Jade's ahoge (but please don't eat it :3)
2. Why hasn't anyone made a Snorlax bag like that yet?
3. Not one of my many attempts at drawing (Shiny) Espurr prevented him from staring into my soul, 'cause that's just what Espurr does.

A/N: My first digital drawing in a loooong time. Did this as a way to see what I need to improve on since I last drew... which happens to be pretty much everything... orz
Still, I learned a lot from drawing this and it was pretty fun. Now I just gotta find a way to work on proportions. And posing... and shading... and coloring... and hair... and clothes... :S Feel free to critique by the way (wat iz lite src omg)

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