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The Sandman by bullsik The Sandman by bullsik
My version of Neil Gaiman's character. I'm really proud of this artwork. The base of this piece was a crayon drawing, which was digitally remastered in Photoshop. It was drawn without using a model - just imagination.
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DreamsQueen Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2012
really really really awesome
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:iconkahlia-diane:
Kahlia-Diane Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
I just got excited when i came across this ;) BAD -- ASS!
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TheFreakWithTheCap Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2010
Epic beyond hell (or dreamland, in this matter)
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:iconxyroph:
xyroph Featured By Owner Jul 28, 2009
simply beautiful. i love the whimsical colors and the quizzical expression on his face.
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a-k-i-r-e Featured By Owner Apr 7, 2009
this is quite good. may i ask, what did you photoshop in this picture?
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:iconhekatetairitsu:
HekateTairitsu Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2008
This is so awesome!
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:iconpincushion-jester:
Pincushion-Jester Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2008  Professional Photographer
Amazing work!
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:iconormehcym:
ormehcym Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2008  Professional General Artist
i featured you in my journal :D
love your work
[link]
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:icondeep-emerald:
Deep-Emerald Featured By Owner Mar 3, 2008
Utterly gorgeous! :+fav: :heart:
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:iconfinis183:
finis183 Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
That's a freaking insane comic. I loved it though. Nice illustration!
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:iconanarella:
anarella Featured By Owner Dec 26, 2007
This is really good. I liked the background and the expression on his face. I would like to see you drawing Death, I bet it would be fantastic too!
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:iconxviolinx:
XViolinX Featured By Owner Dec 22, 2007  Hobbyist
The Dream king RULES!!!!!!!!!
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:iconrendyrheart:
Rendyrheart Featured By Owner Dec 1, 2007
That's utterly amazing... it reminds me of when he was stuck in the dome... amazing with no reference.
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:iconfyrrea:
Fyrrea Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2007  Hobbyist General Artist
Hello, your picture was featured in the news :)

[link]

with other Sandman pictures :D take a look if you want! :)
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Leticheecopae Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2007
Thanks amazing. Very nice detail work, and I love your background.
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:iconyamicool:
yamicool Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2007  Professional General Artist
OMG awsomes
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Lawrence-chan Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2007
Normally I don't go for Sandman fanart, because I'm always afraid that it just won't do the series justice.

You however, pull it off. Somehow, you really managed to catch the was Sandman felt and looked for me.
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:iconcazzart:
cazzart Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2007
brilliantly done... so nice to see one thats not black and white
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:iconarchangelxamy:
ArchangelXAmy Featured By Owner Aug 27, 2007
This is awesome! He looks kind of scared. I love it. The skulls in the background are cool too.
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:iconquizzabella:
quizzabella Featured By Owner May 23, 2007
Ooh, love it! Gorgeous colouring and although beautiful, it's a little bit creepy just like the character himself.
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ChristophTofu89 Featured By Owner May 16, 2007
That is an awesome pic! The facial expression is just great, and it really stares at you...great work!
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fish3k1 Featured By Owner Mar 10, 2007
VERY nice - I'd say this would be from the "trapped in a glass bubble for seventy years" part of the story, but I guess I could be wrong... that's just what comes to mind when I see Oneiros looking so emaciated and naked :P
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fireflyfailure Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2006
amazing work!
:+fav:
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:iconktri:
Ktri Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2006
Without a model! You gotta be kidding me! Well.. Needless to say that this really is great..
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:iconvolivod:
VOLIVOD Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2006
A fantastic look at Gaiman's character :thumbsup:
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:iconxelf:
xelf Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2006
I think you did a very good job on this. It is a evocative drawing. :+fav:
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:iconotsanig:
otsanig Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2006
Ohemgee... I love the sandman comics! I love the colors and textures in Morpheus's skin here... really pretty...
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:iconrita-ria:
Rita-Ria Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2006  Professional Traditional Artist
Awesome!!!
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FreakingMuse Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2006  Professional General Artist
I found this while browsing for Dream and the Endless. Wonderful work and very good interpretation of the character. You've every right to be proud of your work
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GoogleBrazil Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2006   Digital Artist
OMFG!!!!!!!!!1


Very beautiful!!!!!!!!!

I'm fan!!!!



Very good job, man!!!
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:iconcenobabe:
cenobabe Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2006  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I'm a big fan of the Sandman series. This is a definite fav. =3
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AlexRhian Featured By Owner Mar 10, 2006
gorgeous for a without model pose. Lovely shading and the muscles are perfect
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arrowroot Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2006
homg homg homg. I love your gallery your pictures are all absolutely stunning. And i love this so much. I love the sandman comics so much and dream is by far the shex XD
Absolutely subperb colouring and a great feel to the piece over all. I also love the background its all very beautiful :D

and hwo the heck do you draw hands and feet so well!
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ormehcym Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2006  Professional General Artist
i always thought that people who can create art works out of nothing are the real artists. so in my opinion you are a very talented artist. great work. i wold like to hear your opinion about my gallery(whiich is by the way very small and pretty much sucks in comparisom with yours)
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whitebunny1063 Featured By Owner Jan 20, 2006
Very sexy boy.:)
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deliriouslycalm Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2005
?!#&*gah *goes into Sandman-induced shock*...*weakly holds up icon in Sandman solidarity*
Gorgeous, gorgeous rendering.
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harikari Featured By Owner Oct 22, 2005
this is incredible. The body has a real thickness to it and you've captured Mr.SandMan in a really charming pose. I love the foot, the face, hell - you've even made that 80's huge hair look good without breaking character! I am in awe. Thank you for making this. You made my day.
:aww:
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gabrielknight Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2005
My mom got me interested in Neil Gaiman several years ago, she then told me about the comic-book series he author. It was instant love (huge fan of graphic novels, not so much Marvel-style comics though) this is a lovely portrayal of Dream. ^^
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shiroi-karasu Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2005
Twój Sandman powala na kolana. Świetna praca! :+fav:
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darkfae808 Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2005  Hobbyist Photographer
you rock! neil gaiman is awesome! i love it!
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:iconnatashalins:
natashalins Featured By Owner Sep 4, 2005
awesoma... i only can say this...
+ fav
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NoctuaLunae Featured By Owner Sep 4, 2005
Mister Sandman and an hourglass. Full of expression!
Great work!
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EvilLynn Featured By Owner Sep 4, 2005
love it. it's my new favourite. keep on the good work ;)
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ATLbladerunner Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2005  Professional General Artist
I really dig your take on the Sandman! It's one of my favorite comics of all time and you have truly done the Lord Shaper justice. Check out my version of him if you like - [link]
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mementomoryo Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2005  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Simply incredible! I've never seen a lovelier and more detailed portrait of Dream anywhere. :D
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:iconfutile-lunacy:
Futile-Lunacy Featured By Owner Aug 28, 2005
This is just very beautiful~ lOve his face~ ^^
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:iconsleepingxoffxcyanide:
i adore that comic and i <3 your interpretation. +fav...
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Fyori Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2005
Wow. Just... wow. There are definitely not many The Sandman fan pictures out there, and this is a VERY welcome addition. The way the tendons, veins, and muscles stick out... it just looks amazing! THIS is how The Sandman should look!
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BraceMonkey Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2005  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
i think this is a really cool interpretation/presentation of the sandman
i dig it :skullbones:
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switchbladeserenade Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2005  Hobbyist Photographer
In-fucking-credible!!!! :wow: I love this! :+favlove: I love Gaiman.
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