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Rocky Mountain Horse by Christa-S-Nelson Rocky Mountain Horse by Christa-S-Nelson
This is for sale on Etsy! www.etsy.com/listing/207795180…

Finished :) i still suck at backgrounds lol

this is done in watercolor, masking fluid, and an exacto knife for the mane, tail, and highlights

I used venomxbaby's photo venomxbaby.deviantart.com/art/…

here are the WIPs
Rocky Mountain Horse WIP 1 by C-S-MarcyRocky Mountain Horse WIP 2 by C-S-MarcyRocky Mountain Horse WIP 3 by C-S-Marcy
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AlexLehner Featured By Owner Jan 20, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is really nice! You made the different brown colors so well! :clap:
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Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
thank you!!
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AlexLehner Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
you're very welcome ! :)
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:icondusanvukovic:
dusanvukovic Featured By Owner Feb 7, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
wow, excellent!
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:iconchrista-s-nelson:
Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
thank you!!
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ThruEmilysEyesPhotos Featured By Owner May 18, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
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Hi! Just wanted to let you know that your work has been chosen to compete in the current contest at :iconthrough-emilys-eyes: [link] Thank you for submitting! Please keep in mind that it is against the rules to advertise your participation in the contest or ask for votes. Good luck! :hug:

Emily
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:iconchrista-s-nelson:
Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
awsome! thank you very much!
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ThruEmilysEyesPhotos Featured By Owner May 20, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
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Emerald-Depths Featured By Owner May 14, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I really like the strong lighting in this piece. :heart: You really made the horse's coat gleam. The details are amazing. I also like the fact that the background is simple; the viewer can really keep focus on the horse. Beautiful work. :heart:
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:iconchrista-s-nelson:
Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner May 14, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
thank you so much! :dance: i really appriciate you're feedback :tighthug:
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Emerald-Depths Featured By Owner May 15, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
My pleasure. :hug:
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PuddlesOfCuddles Featured By Owner May 14, 2012  Student Filmographer
DUDE.

That horse looks gorgeous <3! You totally nailed the lighting on that, my god O.o
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:iconchrista-s-nelson:
Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner May 14, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
:boogie: yay! im glad you think so!! :hug:
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tacsitimea Featured By Owner May 14, 2012
great job! :)
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:iconchrista-s-nelson:
Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner May 14, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
thank you! :hug:
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:iconwestern-artistry:
Western-Artistry Featured By Owner May 10, 2012
great painting i love it
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:iconchrista-s-nelson:
Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner May 10, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
thank you!
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:iconwestern-artistry:
Western-Artistry Featured By Owner May 14, 2012
welcome
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:icontheoneforgotten:
TheOneForgotten Featured By Owner May 10, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is wonderful! I love how crisp you were able to make the mane and tail.
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:iconchrista-s-nelson:
Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner May 10, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
thank you!! ^^ i used a razor blade for the highlights, thats probably why :)
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borysbrytva Featured By Owner May 10, 2012  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Awesome! Great job!
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:iconchrista-s-nelson:
Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner May 10, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
thank you! :aww:
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:iconstone-pegasus:
stone-pegasus Featured By Owner May 8, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
very nice! :D
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:iconchrista-s-nelson:
Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner May 9, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
thank you!
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:iconbellequine:
bellequine Featured By Owner May 8, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
this is amazing! I was going to draw this picture too xD
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:iconchrista-s-nelson:
Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner May 8, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
lol thank you!! and thats awsome! :love:
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CrystalMarineGallery Featured By Owner May 8, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Gorgeous work! :wow:
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:iconchrista-s-nelson:
Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner May 8, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
thank you!!
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:iconeajna:
eajna Featured By Owner May 8, 2012   Traditional Artist
wow! wonderful piece :love:
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:iconchrista-s-nelson:
Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner May 8, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
thanks! ^^
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:iconzakkiya29:
zakkiya29 Featured By Owner May 8, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Very nice!! :dance:
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:iconchrista-s-nelson:
Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner May 8, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
thanks! :huggle:
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:iconaquata92:
Aquata92 Featured By Owner May 8, 2012
Wow! This is brilliant!
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:iconchrista-s-nelson:
Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner May 8, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
Thank you!! :tighthug:
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:iconsonia-p:
sonia-p Featured By Owner May 8, 2012
Excellent.
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:iconchrista-s-nelson:
Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner May 8, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
thanks!
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sylverface Featured By Owner May 8, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
great job !
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:iconchrista-s-nelson:
Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner May 8, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
thank you!
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sylverface Featured By Owner May 8, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
no problem =D
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SILENTJUSTICE Featured By Owner May 7, 2012  Student General Artist
Nice work! :aww:
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:iconchrista-s-nelson:
Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner May 8, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
thanks!! ^^
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SILENTJUSTICE Featured By Owner May 8, 2012  Student General Artist
You're so welcome!:glomp:
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ARTBYTERESA Featured By Owner May 7, 2012
VERY beautiful!:)
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:iconchrista-s-nelson:
Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner May 7, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
thank you!
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SilverFlameWanderer Featured By Owner May 7, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Love all of the colors you've incorporated into the horse's coat. Really beautiful :)
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:iconchrista-s-nelson:
Christa-S-Nelson Featured By Owner May 7, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
thank you very much! :tighthug:
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