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What does cold feel like? by DestinyBlue What does cold feel like? by DestinyBlue

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A doll stands in the snow and wonders what the cold feels like.

She's never hungry, never thirsty, never ill, always pristine, always beautiful... but would give all these up to feel the cold.. to feel human.

Just a conceptual sketch I finished off, I started it in the airport in Ireland; coming home from Eirtakon I was dropped off at the airport at 4:30am, it was dark, freezing and raining heavily, worst part was I was taken to the wrong terminal so had to drag my bags round to the other entrance. I though 'what a rubbish way to end a great weekend' then I looked around. In the darkness all the lights of the airport were bright, the heavy rain made them sparkle, and the whole world was dazzlingly reflected in the river which was once the road. It was beautiful. I took a deep breath of fresh, cold air and couldn't help but smile.
Often the things we think are negative can be viewed in a different light if you are prepared to look... cold, sad, hurt might feel bad at the time, but they turn to warm, happy and healed. The doll would do anything to feel them all. Embrace the dark as well as the light.

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Lo-Dessine Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2014  New member Hobbyist
You always tell a story in your drawing. This is so beautiful! (Sorry for my poor english, I'm belgian ^^) I'm sad that I couldn't go in the Japan Expo to see you! ^^
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superanimeaholic Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Pikachu Crying Plz 
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DancesWith0wlz Featured By Owner 11 hours ago  Hobbyist General Artist
That little emoticon thing brought the feels
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TchaikoGret Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2014
Omg, at first I was : Omg that's so pretty !
Then I scrolled down and so she was a puppet and that made the drawing very particular I don't know but it's ijofdjdsifmjefdf so beautiful *-* so much feels
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R-V-B-Y Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2014  Hobbyist
OMS FJSDKLFJSKLFJ 
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zellamapiggie Featured By Owner May 2, 2014  Student General Artist
So pretty..
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tamiresyasmin Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Ohhhh, beautiful <3
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UglyEllie Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
wow!
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Crypt96 Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
who do i contact to post this as a DD?
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ThereseOfTheNorth Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2014
I have a weak spot for stars and cosmos so I had to pick this one as my fav. ;) Love it! Absolutely gorgeous lighting and consept.
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