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Elegant Creatures by UlaFish Elegant Creatures by UlaFish
My goal for this piece was to create a graceful blend of human and animal that didn't come off as just another type of furry. I'm not sure I entirely succeeded, but I still enjoyed working on this piece. They are meant to be a mix of human and the many types of egrets and herons I've seen while living in Florida.
These two are members of species that live on a continent entirely covered in 2 to 10 feet of water. Narrow, towering islands of rock dot the landscape, resembling great archways, spires, and castles. They create woven cities on the tower islands, elaborate arrangements of reeds halfway between birds' nests and houses.

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Caenor Featured By Owner May 1, 2014
Gorgeous!
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aedifico Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Oh wow, this is GORGEOUS! Definitely my favorite bird/human hybrid design I've seen. :)
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derpmaster5000 Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2014
COOL.......
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elpollobosso Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
They a cute couple ^^
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Ramsay1 Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2013
It is a great idea! *WOW*
P.S. I remembered AVATAR )))
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morganamidnight Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2013  Student General Artist
Beautiful work!)
Don't know why, but my fisrt association was soviet animated film called ''Caliph-Stork''... one of my favorites films since childhood)
http: // www. youtube.com/ watch?v=FCvQaQ7xRN4.
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toadyROCKS Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2013
Bird people are kinda my favorite thing. :3 And no, I'm not into furries either, so you pulled it off well.
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RAWR-keikz Featured By Owner May 1, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
wow they are actually quite beautiful.
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camibrandao Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2012
wow
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The-Next-Heir Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
must draw one!
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