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A Row of White Neepers by Bobbie-the-Jean A Row of White Neepers by Bobbie-the-Jean
This is my first artwork completed using Blender in my workflow. It took me about 14 hours give or take. I sculpted up the birds, leaves, branches, and berries in Zbrush, set the scene up and rendered it in Blender, then did all the detailing in Photoshop. I saw this picture of a bunch of little birds sitting on a branch [link] and the overwhelming cuteness compelled me to create a piece of artwork despite being miserably sick with the flu. And of course it looks nothing like the original image. =P

This workflow still has a few kinks that need ironing, the main kink being that I'm still learning Blender and there is much I don't know. But so far, I am liking the addition of Blender to my repertoire. It's not nearly as gnarly as the last time I tried it. Thank the gods those Blendudes at Blender overhauled that awful UI. I still say it could use a little tweaking here and there but I like it and that's saying something because I'm coming from Maya so you KNOW I am spoiled as all hell.
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Ralamac Mar 6, 2014  Hobbyist
SO super cute! :iconawwwplz:
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Bobbie-the-Jean Mar 6, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
^__^ Thanks.
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Little-Miss-K Feb 16, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
So cute!!Broken Fighting Dome (Kawaii Please) 
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TheWhiteShark Feb 1, 2014  Student General Artist
Are they friendly? Because I want one. I'll feed it, cuddle it and name it Squeak and we'll be best friends forever. 
the effort really shows. this is incredible.

Even the name is fun to say. Neeper...*giggle*
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Bobbie-the-Jean Feb 1, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
They are very friendly except to bigots. ;)
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bunnywabbitadvencha Feb 4, 2014  Student Digital Artist
U hav one? And also, where did u come up with both neeper drawings backgrounds? They're delicate and amazing, the colors included.
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Bobbie-the-Jean Feb 4, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
I made everything up. :) It just comes out of my imagination. I wish neepers were real but alas, they are not.
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bunnywabbitadvencha Feb 4, 2014  Student Digital Artist
Aww xD c I'm kinda stupid when it comes to knowledge about neepers. Luv ur lil critters; u shud include them in more fantasy drawings like forests. :O u shud make an underwater type of neeper! That would be adorable. You shud make it swimming playfully next to a dolphin, in a coral reef 
:D 
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ElECTRlCP0TAT0ES Jan 25, 2014  Student General Artist
Omg those are adorable!! I wish they actually existed. X3
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Deathly-Frostbite Jan 24, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Are neepers a creature you created?:) (Smile) 
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