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Hey everyone!

First time posting here, but I've posted my art at a lot of other gaming forums so some of these may look familiar to some of you. For those that have never seen them, I hope you enjoy them a little bit. My buddy, ATOM, who post here told me about this site and I've been meaning to post some of my stuff for a while now...so here ya' go.

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I like the pic of the red dragon nest! 8) Very fun and inventive composition! :wink:
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Excellent work as always Glad! Welcome to Goodmans Art Forum section.
(where every post's a sticky! :lol: )
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Demon Lord, Kostchtchie...

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A vast oversight on my part to not say how good this art is...! I love the Otyugh (sp?) and the Red Dragon pic, and the Halfling's dilemma in the most recent... :D :twisted:
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Thanks....much appreciated.
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Very good artwork. I enjoy seeing the old Hook Horror get some play.

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Thanks, JediOre.

Couple I did for AliveAndOutOfPrint.org's site.

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Very nice! I especially like the "two-part" element of the last picture, where the heroes are crouching under the bedrock to enter the last chamber.
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Thanks!...glad you like it.
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Nice 'update' on one of my favorite pieces of early D&D art! :D
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I like the pic of the red dragon nest! Very fun and inventive composition!



Yeah, I love the look on the egg thief's face. :shock:
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Thanks again, fellas!

Something I did for Dragonsfoot's site.

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Me Likey! Love the expressions and poses! Great stuff as usual! :wink:
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Thanks, Andy!

This is Flopeye The Slayer going up against Blutomungus, The Hill Giant, who has been terrorizing the countryside.

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Where's his can of bulls strength? :lol:
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Comic genius again Mr Thomas! :D
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DCCfan wrote:Where's his can of bulls strength? :lol:
He's got his +3 Ring of Spinach Strength on...it's just on his right hand and out of view. :wink:

And thanks, Andy!
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A beholder. Man, I still remember when I got my Monster Manual for Christmas in '79 (or '80) and read the entry for it. That thing was eerie then and still is.

Good work sir.
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JediOre wrote:A beholder. Man, I still remember when I got my Monster Manual for Christmas in '79 (or '80) and read the entry for it. That thing was eerie then and still is.

Good work sir.
Yeah, it doesn't get much more classic when it comes to D&D monsters than a Beholder.

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My latest commission...

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Nice work Brian! I'm looking forward to seeing the finished PDF.
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Thanks, buddy.

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