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Snowcaster Elf by Akeiron Snowcaster Elf by Akeiron
Pathfinder RPG.
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the picture is very cool, but there are some issues with the bow and how it's held. A recurve bow will be symmetric from top to bottom, meaning the arrow will be perpendicular to the bow at the point it which they intersect (in your picture, the top angle is ~100 degrees while the bottom is ~80). Secondly, when a recurve bow comes to full draw, the anchor (the point at which you stop drawing the bow back) will be either just underneath the chin, resting to the side of the face, or drawn so that the arrow is lined up with the eye (similar to kyudo), so your archer's anchor point is very low. That being said the way you drew the arm and shoulder is good, so you just need to raise the anchor point a bit and you'll be set.
P.S. at full draw, there should be a 65 degree angle from the bowstring to the arrow on either side, which should give you a nice reference for how big a bow should be and if the draw length is right.
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LittleWolf-Dreamer Featured By Owner Dec 13, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Wow! Gorgeous work. :heart: You have an amazing gallery, thank you for sharing. =^.^=
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TheTeenWitch Featured By Owner Jul 29, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Your art looks amazing! :3 Keep up the good work. I really love the concept.
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Akeiron Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
:bow: thank you!
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TheTeenWitch Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
your welcome :D 
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OgNimaeb Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2013
I love the dynamics of this one, how you captured the movement and the blowing wind. Your work never ceases to amaze me! :)
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ArchangelMarco Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
The word "great" is not enough.
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Akeiron Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
:bow: thank you very much
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AngelicAdonis Featured By Owner Apr 13, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Amazing design on the armor! Well done! :D
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Oblivion101990 Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2013
I think I saw this at People of the North. Gotta say, all of your work is amazing.
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Akeiron Featured By Owner Apr 12, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you! Yes this, along with Kellid Barbarian, Ulfen Viking, Varki Huntress and Seoni VS Remorhaz were all made for People of the North
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