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Get Up And Run WIP by Bintavivi Get Up And Run WIP by Bintavivi
I've been listening to Tania Opland and Mike Freeman's song "Run!" from their album "Sunset's Gold", which is based on Anne McCaffrey's Dragonriders of Pern series.

"Then my feet took off my legs went, too,
And my body was obliged to follow.
Me with my hands and mouth full of cress
And my throat too dry to swallow.

I thought Id run before been running all my life
Never doubting I could hold my own
But faster than Ive ever been is still not fast enough
Though Im straining every muscle and bone, to

Run! Run! Run! No time to think, stop or stay, just
Run! Run! Run! I want to live to see the end of this day."

Those lyrics inspired this scene where Hiccup and Tuffnut are attacked -for a reason that I will not reveal for now- and outnumbered. The snowstorm (that is not yet visible since it's a WIP), Hiccup's prosthetic leg and Tuff's wound make it difficult for the both of them to run away, yet they know they have to do it if they want to stay alive.

Done with graphite pencils.
Full colour version should be ready today or tomorrow.

HTTYD (c) Cressida Cowell and Dreamworks.
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:iconcharla316:
charla316 Featured By Owner Jul 1, 2011
how old are they
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Bintavivi Featured By Owner Jul 2, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
19, 20...
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InsidiousVendetta Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist Filmographer
Great work, love the pencilwork.
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Bintavivi Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you. :) :hug: I love your avatar!! =D
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InsidiousVendetta Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2010  Hobbyist Filmographer
Thank you! :3
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Contraltissimo Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010
OooOoOOOoOoooo.... the plain-pencil version is very lovely too! :D

Ah, I just love it when good guys get hurt. ^_^ Ups the drama much eh wot? :D

Just out of curiosity.... what's the title of this story? :)
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Bintavivi Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks!! :hug:

Oh yeah, that is so true. :plotting: As for the title, I'm happy to announce that I've just found 2 possible titles which respectively are:

1) Beyond the Realms
2) Flight of the Dragon Riders

Any preference?
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Contraltissimo Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2010
Oo! Those are both cool. But I think personally I like Beyond the Realms better just because it seems more.... broad and abstract. Flight of the Dragon riders makes me expect just that. But Beyond the Realms puts more mystery in my head.... because I just don't know what's beyond the realms!! :noes:

*lol* But it could be just me thinking too deep. ^^;
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Bintavivi Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Nah, I had that feeling too. So I think I'll go for Beyond the Realms =D Thanks for helping! :hug:
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Contraltissimo Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2010
Hee hee, I'm gad I could give a satisfactory second opinion for you! ^_^ :tighthug:
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EnihpledAmira Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
:omg: great job
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Bintavivi Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks! :)
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EnihpledAmira Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
u r welcome :glomp:
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drbonescomics Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Great work!
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:iconbintavivi:
Bintavivi Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you! :juh:
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Amaya-Kawaii Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010
I WANT TO KNOW MORE OF THIS STORY!

*huff huff pant pant*

also, simply gorgeous art, incredible composition. It reminds me somehow of quite a bit of the really good Lord of the Rings artwork I was obsessed with as a child.
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Bintavivi Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Ah, hopefully I'll manage to write this story down someday. ^^;

Thank you :hug: The comparison with the Lord of the Rings humbles me. :blushes:
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FjordMustang Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010
This is very intruguing
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Bintavivi Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
:mouahaha: ;)
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meowry Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010
Anne McCaffrey is my favorite fiction writer.
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Bintavivi Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
She's an awesome writer indeed! :highfive:
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Mindscapes Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010
Wow! The information the poses and facial expressions convey in this picture are amazing. Very nicely done.
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Bintavivi Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks!! :hug: Glad you like it! :)
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Mindscapes Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010
You're welcome.
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Dogmaniac Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I'm reminded of dragon ball... But nice shading. :)
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Bintavivi Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Dragon Ball?? Okay ^^;

Thanks!
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Visr Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010  Student General Artist
This looks awesome!
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Bintavivi Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you! :hug:
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