Apple II Self-Portrait

Apple II Self-Portrait

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Apple II Self-Portrait



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Title: Apple II Self-Portrait
Pixel Artist: SeDiceBisonte  (Level 7 Junk :: 7621 points)
Posted: 6/5/2021 08:57
Palette: 5 colors
Statistics:  19 comments    4 faves    0 avatars

Self-portrait for the weekly. No Apple II restrictions followed–just the palette.

Drawn using the Apple II palette for the 31st May 2021 Oldschool Self-Portrait weekly challenge.

Challenge rules:
Canvas Size - Max 150 x 150.
Colours - Use only colours from the chosen palette.
Transparency - No.
Animation - Optional.


Weekly Challenge: Oldschool Self-PortraitWeekly Challenge: Oldschool Self-Portrait

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Quiara (Level 6 Garbage) @ 6/7/2021 10:52

Man, I thought the point of portraits was drawing human subjects but NOT having to draw hands? SMH


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SeDiceBisonte (Level 7 Junk) @ 6/6/2021 09:25

Thanks, Hapiel. I'm never good at reading my own expressions and people used to say I often looked lost or confused, so I'm glad that whatever this expression has come out as, it's a fun one!


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SeDiceBisonte (Level 7 Junk) @ 6/6/2021 09:24

Thanks for the kind words, gawrone!


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SeDiceBisonte (Level 7 Junk) @ 6/6/2021 09:17

Haha, thanks vrine!


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SeDiceBisonte (Level 7 Junk) @ 6/6/2021 09:04

Thanks, BigPotato! I struggled for ages trying to get a bit of highlight into the hair and nothing ever looked right (mostly it made me look prematurely grey), so I'm glad the final look works.


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SeDiceBisonte (Level 7 Junk) @ 6/6/2021 09:03

Thanks, sjd_sjd_. Very kind of you!


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Hapiel (Level 11 Pixellite) @ 6/6/2021 05:17

You've got such a fun expression! Really well done :D


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gawrone (Level 10 Coral Reef) @ 6/6/2021 00:19

I'm gonna say the hand is the best here, but that was a tough choice :)


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vrine (Level 7 Neanderthal) @ 6/5/2021 18:41

Really great pose and lighting! You remind me of Tom Hiddleston in a really good way :)


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BigPotato (Level 4 MSX) @ 6/5/2021 16:24

Ooh! Really nice forms on this one. The way the hair texture is mostly left implied is neat, too.


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sjd_sjd_ (Level 8 Megalodon) @ 6/5/2021 14:04

Amazing - Great composition and colour choice. Love the preview!


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SeDiceBisonte (Level 7 Junk) @ 6/5/2021 12:55

Thanks so much, amberMechanic! I really enjoy drawing hands, so that's very nice to hear. I appreciate the kind words.


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SeDiceBisonte (Level 7 Junk) @ 6/5/2021 12:52

Thanks, Sarah! I'm surprised the pose has been mentioned twice. I didn't think it was that notable, especially compared to a fun, characterful one like yours! I only really put the hand in because I had more confidence in my ability to draw that than my actual face


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SeDiceBisonte (Level 7 Junk) @ 6/5/2021 12:51

Thanks, zombieMode!


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SeDiceBisonte (Level 7 Junk) @ 6/5/2021 12:50

Thanks so much, Chris! I felt like the portrait was a little prosaic so I wanted to do something silly with the preview.


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amberMechanic (Level 3 Sea Otter) @ 6/5/2021 11:47

Wow that hand couldn't have been easy. It looks so good! You've really got a lot of character in that portrait.


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Sarahboev (Level 7 Baklava) @ 6/5/2021 10:59

This is great! I agree with Chris the pose and hand are really well done! 


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zombieMode (Level 6 Garbage) @ 6/5/2021 10:33

Sweet preview!


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Christoballs (Level 6 Saber-toothed Tiger) @ 6/5/2021 09:58

Hehe, I like the animated preview!
I like the pose, and the hand is really nicely done.
Good job!


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