Fangorn the Ent by elwing

Fangorn the Ent

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Added: Jul 24, 2001
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A character from the Lord of the Rings. Painted with a wacom tablet in Fractal Dabbler, and finished in Corel photopaint

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Guest's picture

Your art is wonderful. Or at least, I really like it. Keep it up Laughing out loud

Guest's picture

I would like to use this art as the illustration for a fake Magic card of mine. I won't be making any money, I just want the card to have great art. Is this request viable?

Email me: norrytt at gmail .dot. com

zakkain's picture

As others have already said, this is a different interpretation of Fangorn, but much closer to Tolkien's "old man of the forest"-type Ent. Wonderful job, you have great talent and an eye for detail. This ranks with that of the great Tolkien artists- Hildebrandt, Howe, Nasmith. I say again: Wonderful.

-as an aside, directed to the nameless guests of 2004-06-23 and 2004-01-22, Fangorn *is* the name of the Ent, as well as the Forest.

Guest's picture

i love how you've captured this, he looks beautiful and majestic- exactly what treebeard is! Smile

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yeah,being a tolkien enthusiast i have to correct you.the ents name is Treebeard and he lives in the forest of Fangorn.nice picture tho!!

Guest's picture

Very well drawn, but Fanorn is the name
of the FOREST, not the Ent!

vuollet's picture

Thats more like it Cool I didn't like the way Treebeard was in the movie. This one fits far more better Cool

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nice. he's watching in a very funny way. nice composition

bart aka Johannes

Guest's picture

i havent read the books but i no that it proably is like a mirrior image of the ent that jrr tolkien must have imagained!keep up the god work,your greatest admiarer,becky

Guest's picture

WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!its like u where there (in the book)and saw wut each character looked like!your work is abso;utly fab!OMG I ENVY U!!!!!!!!

Guest's picture

Beautiful! It's amazing to see how other artists interpret the same scene so differently! Even though I personally didn't picture Treebeard this way, I think it fits Tolkein's description perfectly. He looks kind, yet troubled, and very slow-natured. I've seen a lot of Treebeards that look so quick-tempered and angry, and I don't think that fits his persona at all! Yours is wonderful!

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in english--->umh everything I wonna say have all the others already said,sory for my bad english,I know.....well i see already that you are interested in tolkien,me to!

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I love it! The colors are wonderful and the image you have created is outstanding! I really like the long thin old look of this one.

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Love the details and colors.
I am fascinated by his extraordinary long fingers.
Great piece.

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I don't know what a ent is, but I think this is a beautiful picture and a great piece of digital art.

Guest's picture

interesting concept... I always imagined Treebeard to be huge and strong, which he should be to carry 2 fat hobbits thousands of Ent-strides, right? in any case, it's a wonderful piece, though I still don't think it fits the character very well... keep up the good work!

caitmf1's picture

i love ents, beatuiful and the colours of this perfecly match th meeting of treebeard with merry and pippin.

yifat's picture

absultly wonderful...

Art at its best.