Suspicious Bees

Suspicious Bees

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Suspicious Bees



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Title: Suspicious Bees
Pixel Artist: Manupix  (Level 11 Godfather :: 57476 points)
Posted: 10/25/2009 14:23
Palette: 16 colors
Statistics:  15 comments    13 faves    0 avatars

One more glutton, the cutest of all. Not the hideous Disney caricature, but the original, A. A. Milne's Winnie-the-Pooh, unable to resist a jar of hunny, the Silly Old Bear who covers himself in mud hoping to pass as a little black cloud to some bees...

This book is absolutely hilarious reading, something like an early Calvin & Hobbes; and the liveliness of E. H. Shepard's fabulous drawings is just unbelievable.

Edit: AAed version uploaded.

 


I can't resist a few quotes.


"The only reason for being a bee that I know of is making honey. And the only reason for making honey is so as I can eat it."

"When you go after honey with a balloon, the great thing is not to let the bees know you're coming."

"You never can tell with bees. I shall try to look like a small black cloud. That will deceive them."

"Have you an umbrella in your house? I wish you would bring it out here, and walk up and down with it, and look up at me every now and then, and say 'Tut-tut, it looks like rain.' I think, if you did that, it would help the deception which we are practicing on these bees. I shall do what I can by singing a little Cloud Song, such as a cloud might sing."

"The important bee to deceive is the Queen Bee. Can you see which is the Queen Bee from down there?"

"I think the bees
suspect something!"

"I have just been thinking, and I have come to a very important decision.
These are the wrong sort of bees. Quite the wrong sort. So I should think they would make the wrong sort of honey, shouldn't you?"


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volter9 (Level 1 Thug) @ 9/11/2014 17:38

Amazing work! 

Just wonder, are you a Russian or from Soviet Union? 


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ToSta (Level 3 Enforcer) @ 10/29/2013 15:38

look great


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sylvieniki (Level 1 Rookie) @ 2/18/2010 23:53

very cute !!!!!!!!


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Dino502Run (Level 6 Serial Killer) @ 1/18/2010 10:02

I love Winnie the Poo!!


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Manjaman (Level 7 Mass Murderer) @ 11/9/2009 11:50

OMG you didn't tell me you had made another awesome pixel art O.O !


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DawnBringer (Level 10 Maniac) @ 10/26/2009 03:00

Very stylish.


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Photocopier (Level 11 Godfather) @ 10/26/2009 02:32

but the the ending was so sad :O


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jalonso (Level 11 Godfather) @ 10/25/2009 20:43

Why you can use the orange and brown to smooth the bottom of the trunk.

Truth be told this Windows palette is very friendly.


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RollerKingdom (Level 7 Mass Murderer) @ 10/25/2009 20:19

SIMPLY LOVE IT :) fav


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Necroleachate (Level 5 Killer Klown) @ 10/25/2009 18:22

Very good job. Colors are perfect.


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Solitaire (Level 1 Depressed) @ 10/25/2009 18:08

 i love this for all the right reasons


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Manupix (Level 11 Godfather) @ 10/25/2009 17:18

Thanks guys!

Thanks a lot jal, I had not seriously considered aa was possible with a limited palette: was wrong! The power of that brown as a buffer is amazing...


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Hatch (Level 3 Hatchikyu) @ 10/25/2009 15:51

Wonderful! You get better and better with each piece.


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ellie-is (Level 8 Cannibal) @ 10/25/2009 15:49

 Haha, awesome. I will vote this for sure.


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jalonso (Level 11 Godfather) @ 10/25/2009 15:15

The best use of the palette so far. Creative, cute. Could use a tiny bit of AAing here and there.


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