A celtic warrior contemplates her continued existence as the lowering sun breaks briefly through the clouds of battle...
Done in Photoshop CS using a Wacom Bamboo tablet.
I used an awesome stock reference photo from
for the head: [link]
So thanks a lot for that.
I wanted to get more of a sense of it being a fantasy image so for reference for the body I used a photo of Kiera Knightley from King Arthur that I found on the net.
The textured paper background is from
and I would advise everyone to go take a look at them.
Here is a link to the WIP version for anyone interested: [link]
Edit: Reuploaded a version with signature.