The Price

The Price

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The Price



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Title: The Price
Pixel Artist: SeDiceBisonte  (Level 5 Lieutenant :: 2315 points)
Posted: 10/4/2020 02:05
Palette: 13 colors
Statistics:  2 comments    6 faves    0 avatars

Everything is quiet...

Everything has a price, the book said. To summon a guide, you must pay in blood. Here, it was quite specific. 'Draw a blade across your palm and allow the blood to fall on a mound of salt.'

As she raised the knife, the birds went quiet and the sound of insects stopped. All she could hear as she drew the blade across her skin was her heartbeat...

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This is my first Pixelween 2020 entry, although I have done a complementary 'piece 0' that shows one of the opening shots of my imaginary film.

The overall concept I've come up with is partly inspired by the 2009 album Embryonic by The Flaming Lips. This piece draws inspiration from the films of Dario Argento; particularly Inferno, although Suspiria is my favourite of his.

The wallpaper is based on this reference image.

Follow the story here:

Abandoned by ManThe PriceThe Mirror CracksThrough the Looking GlassRed Sky at Morning

Drawn as my first entry for Pixelween 2020 as well as the 28th September 2020 Pixelween 2020: The Setting weekly challenge.

Challenge rules:
Canvas Size - exactly 130 (horizontal) x 80 (vertical) pixels.
Colours - Max 16.
Animation - No.
Transparency - No.


Weekly Challenge: Pixelween: The settingWeekly Challenge: Pixelween: The setting

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SeDiceBisonte (Level 5 Lieutenant) @ 10/4/2020 10:12

Thanks so much!


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Hapiel (Level 11 Admiral) @ 10/4/2020 09:11

This piece is super strong! Great colors, great staging, definitely horrific!


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