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If tears left scars... by DestinyBlue If tears left scars... by DestinyBlue

It would be hard to hide behind a smile...


Most of time time no one sees you cry, you can wipe the tears away and carry on like you're fine. Just wondered what it would be like if tears left physical scars on you. Awful I suppose, as then everyone would know... but perhaps then you might get the support you needed. What would you do if you saw this girl...?
I imagine sad tear scars would fade over time, and happy tears would restore the skin like new :)

Yep, another piece of mine about what we show and what we hide. Things are much better for me now thanks, although what I've gone through has given me new perspectives I'm keen to get out of me and into my art. Hope this one isn't to dark or sad a drawing, just a concept I wanted to express :) Explored a bit more semi-realism in the face, similar to my Last Piece by DestinyBlue piece; was very fun to colour, think I probably need to push shadows deeper and loosen up without being scruffy XD

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:iconlieutenantprank:
LieutenantPrank Featured By Owner 13 hours ago  Hobbyist General Artist
what drawing software? 
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:iconpoofyhairsketcher:
PoofyHairSketcher Featured By Owner 17 hours ago  New member Hobbyist Digital Artist
wow
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:iconwhovian808:
whovian808 Featured By Owner 20 hours ago  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
this is legitimately one of my favorite pieces, it really touches me,  i love the idea, and i love your stye. keep making amazing art!
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:iconjonup:
Jonup Featured By Owner 23 hours ago  Student Digital Artist
that sad
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:iconirma-c:
Irma-C Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist
If tears left scars, my face would be dreadful. The only thing scar free would be my forehead. Don't even get me started on my neck..
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:iconzemium:
Zemium Featured By Owner 2 days ago
amazing work!
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:iconmondanian101:
Mondanian101 Featured By Owner 2 days ago
Absolutely breathtaking, your insight into everything is amazing :love: love it!!! :D
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:iconscarlett-blood-rose:
Scarlett-Blood-rose Featured By Owner 2 days ago  New member
I love these. strong depressive messages in a cute anime style.
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:iconnieengel:
NieEngel Featured By Owner 2 days ago
I love the expression here!

It just says "I´m depressed, I´m sad, I don´t want to speak, I don´t even have the energy to smile" =(
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chivalryss Featured By Owner 2 days ago
your artwork is amazing.  I'd have many scars if tears caused them.  I think this young lady should never cry, she's too lovely.  Well done though she is truly lovely.
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:iconbloodtiesss:
Bloodtiesss Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
this is sad
but i love the face, really good
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:iconstarzfire11:
starzfire11 Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Student Traditional Artist
this is sad
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:icongrabsomeclay:
Grabsomeclay Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist
If they left scars? I would have half a face. I'm such a wimp.
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:icondestinyblue:
DestinyBlue Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Professional
:hug:
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:iconwhyareyoustillalive:
WhyAreYouStillAlive Featured By Owner 3 days ago  New member Student Artist
oh my gawd gurl, YOU GOT TALENT. ;D
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:iconbritneyoctave:
BritneyOctave Featured By Owner 3 days ago  New member Hobbyist General Artist
i dont think you need to change anything it's beautiful :')
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:iconlaralahumana:
LaraLaHumana Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Student Writer
Auch..
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:iconawesomebookworm:
awesomebookworm Featured By Owner Mar 7, 2015  New member Hobbyist Writer
If tears left scars I'd have tons
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:icon4nittie:
4nittie Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2015
perhaps... if we could see the scars, maybe the world would be different... Heart 
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:iconbritneyoctave:
BritneyOctave Featured By Owner 3 days ago  New member Hobbyist General Artist
quite right, are you not?
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:iconexploringreal:
ExploringReal Featured By Owner Feb 23, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
So amazing. What digital media do you use?
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:iconxvanessarx:
xVanessaRx Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2015
This is just so powerful and emotional. I love it so much.
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:iconliv-elephants18:
Liv-Elephants18 Featured By Owner Feb 17, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
I'm in awe and in love, this is beautiful!
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:iconpurplecapricorn12:
Purplecapricorn12 Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2015
If tears left scars, I would have a lot of very deep scars.
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:icono-oxalis-o:
o-Oxalis-o Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2015  Hobbyist
Cool concept.
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:iconsatanic-morals:
Satanic-morals Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Tears would make such beautiful scars.
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:iconpoogrits:
poogrits Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2015  New member
Truly amazing. The emotion is so real. I can't wait for your website to come back up I can't wait to "fund" or contribute to you. Honestly inspirational. First day on deviant art and you've blown me away. First person I will follow.
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MelanchoChan Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
I understand the message of your art so much, remind me at my own...And it looks so great. Please, don´t stop, you are amazing!
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:icondaughterofaeris:
DaughterOfAeris Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2015   Traditional Artist
someone is trying to put this as a adopt here: www.pinterest.com/pin/56717214…
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:iconpurrpurrthunder:
PurrPurrThunder Featured By Owner Jan 23, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
But what about onion tears?
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:iconscared2dream:
Scared2dream Featured By Owner Jan 13, 2015
Beautiful, just beautiful...
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:iconpsychobeauty4:
psychobeauty4 Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2014   Artist
lovely...you should do more line arts of your awesome pics though i dont think anyone could compare to your work
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:iconroseredink:
RoseRedInk Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2014  New member Hobbyist General Artist
The meanings behind you art makes them all the more wonderful.
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:iconsteinfliege:
Steinfliege Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2014
amazing and so sad...
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:iconluxpuella:
luxpuella Featured By Owner Dec 5, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
i love your artworks :'D they're just amazing--
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:iconcbshippochan:
Cbshippochan Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2014  Student General Artist
Your art is amazing :) if tears left scars just from yesterday, my whole face, neck and chest would be scar tissue.
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:iconmiss-astronaut:
Miss-Astronaut Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2014  Student General Artist
If tears ever left scars... My face and neck would be like I have been through many battles and most of the weapons were aimed at my face. 

Still, very beautiful and inspirational art. :)
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kissma2 Featured By Owner Edited Nov 22, 2014
Wow, this is amazing. And I don't just mean beautiful artwork, but it has a meaningful message, because if tears left scars then imagine how many people would have scars on their face from bullying, abuse, assault, and other, closer matters, like your parents getting a divorce, friends hurting you, and feeling like you've disappointed your family.
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Doctor-61 Featured By Owner Nov 17, 2014
i would embrace her and tell her to let it all out. my shoulder would be scared but i would help heal hers.
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:iconmistwolf4:
Mistwolf4 Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2014  Student Artist
If tears left scars most of my face would be scar tissue :(
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:icongirl-0f-the-night093:
Girl-0f-the-Night093 Featured By Owner Nov 8, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
your pictures are beautiful and anyone can relate to them
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:iconmissticci:
MissTicci Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
If they did I wouldn't have a face including the people I'm surrounded by.
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:iconasksabertooth:
AskSabertooth Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Genius. 
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xXArianaGrandeFanXx Featured By Owner Oct 27, 2014  Student General Artist
O...m...f....g
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:iconifanfics:
iFanFics Featured By Owner Oct 24, 2014

If tears left scars my face would be covered in them

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:iconiwubchoco94:
IWubChoco94 Featured By Owner Oct 17, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
If they did,I wouldn't have a face.
I don't know if I already commented,though I think I did...Shrug 
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:iconsuperinsanewolf:
Superinsanewolf Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
Then I would know a lot of people with scarred faces. Including myself.
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:iconimawakeandalive:
ImAwakeAndAlive Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I love that your art a strong message.
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:iconlittleprincess28:
LittlePrincess28 Featured By Owner Sep 28, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
I know this feeling
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