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This Strange Way of Dying by skdiesel This Strange Way of Dying by skdiesel
A commissioned piece I’ve been working on for the past few weeks for a book cover for a series of short stories titled This Strange Way of Dying. The client wanted a piece with similar themes to the Lady of the Dead, and this is what I came up with. It was fun to re-do the subject matter from an older popular painting of mine and see how much I’ve improved.

This Strange Way of Dying will be available soon in a limited run and electronically.
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MarkDavidPalmer Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2014  Professional General Artist
Awesome!!!!
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EosMoon Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
beautiful! 
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The skull mask she wears reminds me of those sugar skulls they do down in Mexico for their Day of the Dead celebrations. Looks really beautiful this piece.
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Starinthedark91 Featured By Owner May 11, 2013
awesome! you deserve a fav+!
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Selenada Featured By Owner May 10, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
My gosh what a beauty!! Beautiful composition!
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skdiesel Featured By Owner May 10, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks! :) :heart:
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Drii-a7x Featured By Owner May 9, 2013  Student Photographer
How long did it takes? It's beautiful :heart:
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skdiesel Featured By Owner May 9, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
The initial painting took maybe 12 hours but there were several rounds of revisions so I'm not sure what the complete time is. Thanks!
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yusefth Featured By Owner May 8, 2013  Student Digital Artist
Hermoso!
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skdiesel Featured By Owner May 9, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you!
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