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Chandra Valli Paetsch
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It is said that your life flashes before your eyes before you die. It's true, it's called Life. - Terry Pratchett

As many of you will know, one of the world's best-loved authors died yesterday. There is nothing I can say about Terry that he could not have said better himself. So I wish to pay tribute with what skill I can offer, and plan on composing a rather over-the-top illustration of the children of his mind.

If anyone out there would like to take part in being part of this project (it's going to take a while, I'm sure), I will be needing reference photos. If you feel like you look like or identify with a character of Discworld (here's a list of them) and wouldn't mind sharing a face/pose reference (standing, mostly - I'll need to fit a lot of characters in; don't worry about costume, I have the books and my imagination for that), send me a note or leave a message here on my DA page. I can't afford to pay everyone for their contribution, but I will be happy to send you the original sketch of your character, if you want it. As people volunteer, I'll write a list here of characters who have been claimed, so you can move on to your second-favourite.

Characters Cast:

Magrat Garlick: :iconmirachravaia:
Adora Belle Dearheart aka Spike: :iconstelari:
Rincewind: :iconcamishcd:
Captain Carrot: :iconsakiko-seihikaru:
Lord Vetinari: :icondas-diddy:
Moist von Lipwig: :iconcapnmckay:
Nanny Ogg: :iconmoon-crafter:
Susan: :iconytril:
Lady Margolotta: :iconvitaminanime:
Nobby Nobbs: T.R.
The Bursar: P.P.
William de Worde: N.G.
Death of Rats: Himself

We love you, Sir Terry. We hope you are enjoying your purple-environed existence. With cats.

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On an unrelated note, I have had the honour of being featured in two recent issues of CP Magazine, Ann Kullberg's publication for coloured pencil artists; first with a ACEO tutorial article in December, 2014, and this month with the cover and full artist's profile. Very exciting!

Many thanks to :iconbleuie: for making it possible.

CP Magazine by theperian
  • Mood: Compassion
  • Listening to: The Beatles
  • Reading: Desert Solitaire by Ed Abbey


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ChloeMal Featured By Owner Sep 26, 2015  Student General Artist
wow, your drawings are amazing, so full of character yet retaining the photographic quality!
TaylorNicoleReed Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2015  Hobbyist Writer
Thanks for the llama! Here's one in return!
tulf42 Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks for badging back :D
Sublime-Feline Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist

Thank you so much for joining

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WoolNoon Featured By Owner Aug 14, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you for the llama! (:
dadaartimka Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
Thx for Llama:happybounce: 
Blucalfy Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2015
thanks for the llamaaaa!:D (Big Grin) 
FinAngel Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks so much for the faves!!:D
And wow... you have an amazing gallery!:heart:
sapphirachic Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thanks for the llama:-)
luceene-k Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
thank you so very much for adding John & Paul to your favourites! 
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