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The Flying Parade by bramLeech The Flying Parade by bramLeech
Finally it is holiday!! After finishing most of my other works, i started painting this picture for about 5 days, on and off, this is my first digital painting that was done 100% using photoshop, without working on a handrawn lineart. I used quite alot of layers while i was painting this in order to create better depths. I was inspired by my favourite artists, Matt Gaser and Dodecaden. Comments please, tell me what is wrong with this painting and i hope you people will like it, thanks!!
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Given 2007-12-15
The Flying Parade by ~bramLeech is something straight out of a childhood fantasy. Amazing. ( Suggested by Aiori and Featured by cosmosue )
Pagescrawler95 Featured By Owner Jan 22, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Whoooooaaa. You could make some serious $$$ working commission for kids' novels.
JowyJoy Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
This is so good it's SICK! (in a GREAT WAY). Great art, seriously. Colors, depth, size distortion, placement. La la la la :) (Smile) 
AnastasiyaKosenko Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2014  Student General Artist
Woooow... Magic...
bearcolombia Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014
Goes well with Tom Day - Love Your Life. Youtube it, that's how I found it. Super work, so good I looked you up. Great that it was night scene, also happy it was an idyllic view for a child that likely has everything he needs, which for me makes it peaceful. Also like how the the whale and the middle thing are looking at him. Everything is interacting with you as a child - you don't yet know how much people feel they don't have time to care. Wavy train softens the whole thing perfectly. And never leave home without your own personal fleets of origami and paper airplanes. I would put this as a mural on an entire wall in my kid's room. Better than the ol' orange wallpaper.
mimozanette Featured By Owner Mar 11, 2014  Hobbyist
I want to live to see this parade! Love your artwork is amazingMeow :3 
LEgGOdt1 Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2014   General Artist
Looks like a modern take on the Japanese screen painting The Night Parade of the Hundred Demons.
KarahRobinson-Art Featured By Owner Sep 21, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
There is so much to look at and always a story in all of your works! You truly are an amazing artist! 

Congrats on the DD! Well deserved! :hug: 
Crazy-Kot Featured By Owner Sep 19, 2013
NOBODYsees Featured By Owner Aug 19, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
really nice!^^
Xephyriel Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2013   Digital Artist
oh wow, what a feast for the eyes.
LZbrothers Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2013  Student Filmographer
This is one of the very first artwork I seen before I joined the college that you've went, love your whimsical style for cuteness and young-child :)
Blossom-Lullabies Featured By Owner Mar 14, 2013   Photographer
It's just so imaginative and the colours are perfectly chose. It's again, something wonderful that you share with us. The DD that you had with this one is also really deserved.
storm12 Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2013
This is so breathtakingly beautiful it honestly almost brings a tear to my eye. The DEPTH you have created with photoshop alone, bravo my friend. Bravo. Is there a really big version of this? I could just immerse myself in it for hours! In every minute detail of it: The paper planes- the pin pricks of light in the distance, nestled under the cottony clouds.

The sky seems endless with dreams, it looks like it goes on for miles and miles, with the yawning light of the moon washing everything; the child's head, the whale's back. Honestly It almost makes me want to cry a little looking at this- It makes me feel like I'm 5 years, looking at an illustration in one of this giant children's books, almost as big as me: The blueness of everything, how it has this luminous dream-like quality that would probably have actually frightened me as a child.

I sound crazy. You rock though! :D
Stellar-T3 Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
lennywen Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2012
i love this :)
sabeen675 Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2012
sooooooo aweasome
atomiccatz Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2012
This just brings back memories of me pretending to see a mystical beast flying through the sky while on road trips when i was little. Great imagery on the parade btw! :nod: :heart:
Wholeearth Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2012  Professional Artist
This is wonderful. so full of life and color and personality!
Gwasanee Featured By Owner May 24, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Your work has been featured here: [link]

If you want it removed, please let me know :heart:

Have a wonderful day!
bramLeech Featured By Owner May 27, 2012
Thank you very much, appreciate that!!! =D
Gwasanee Featured By Owner May 29, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Pleasure is all mine :heart:
Lilpold Featured By Owner May 3, 2012
mahfam Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2012  Student Interface Designer
i just felt for a moment that i myself was dreaming this view...very very nice...
iatemypencils Featured By Owner Jan 9, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
Dreamydeb Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2012   General Artist
I featured this work, hope it's ok :hug: [link]
Angie-Pictures Featured By Owner Dec 10, 2011
Beautiful work! Congratulations on the DD! :iconflowerheartplz:
jazzilady Featured By Owner Dec 8, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Wow! It's really good! :clap:
PSHoudini Featured By Owner Dec 7, 2011   Digital Artist
greyScarf Featured By Owner Dec 4, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
I don't think anything is wrong in this picture. I love how I don't notice the cities and building until after I look down. It makes the piece even more pretty.
DrawingTherapy Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2011
There is nothing wrong in this picture!!!! Trust me if you use your imagination, nothing can be wrong...unless you meant the technicalpart about the lightning or perspective!!??? ON that I can't help sorry
shermanowney Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
very pretty
Philosophy-Fox Featured By Owner Nov 9, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Wow, this is just so beautiful!!! Great job! :D
Mad-Twatter Featured By Owner Oct 25, 2011
Lovely :) It's actually very BioShock Infinite feeling. I'm no expert but I think it looks fantastic. Cheers.
WallArtRockers Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2011  Professional Digital Artist
Very cool, Great job. Über...
Adhago Featured By Owner Sep 5, 2011  Professional Interface Designer
can't believe this is real
Biscuitik Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2011
omg!!!! PERFECT
papercaptain Featured By Owner Jul 28, 2011  Professional Digital Artist
are you crazy?? i'm lovin it!!!
ASkBlaster Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2011   Digital Artist
i cant model in 3d your image ?
Im sorry for my bad english
splashnsmile Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2011
I love it!
Special-Hussein Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I like your works ^^
Chemindustrial Featured By Owner May 29, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Simply adorable and perfect!
This art makes people think and dream like a child of this art ^ ^
It's so cozy :)
Really, your art is wonderful as all the others that you create!
You're a great artist =D
GasGuyPrivateEye Featured By Owner May 28, 2011
Nothing short of amazing.
dark-mask91 Featured By Owner May 21, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
wooow!! this is really amazing
riftok Featured By Owner May 13, 2011
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vopo Featured By Owner May 12, 2011
Nice work!
leilalilium Featured By Owner May 1, 2011   Traditional Artist
oh god :heart:
Islanimation Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2011  Student Filmographer
It's amazing!
amubarack Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2011  Student Traditional Artist
kohlsen Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2011
interesting --- -
ninjakensei Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2011
wow i really need to practice in photoshop thas so beautiful
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