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Desert Huntress by CanisAlbus Desert Huntress by CanisAlbus
Ancient, primitive, wild.
African sighthound.
The Azawakh.

Staedtler pigment liner, watercolors, Faber-Castell colored pencils, gouache.

Artwork ©GhoulShoe

Also a sighthound that I've never seen in person. I think I've come across all the rest of the sighthound breeds that are recognized and registered in the western world at least once, but never an Azawakh.
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fruitbatslyra Sep 30, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Beautiful~ :heart:
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dealate51410 Aug 14, 2013   General Artist
would you be willing to design a tattoo of n azawakh for me? and if so how much would it cost?
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:iconvekke:
This is so perfect ;-;
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zandaINK Aug 5, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I love this!
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:iconkiwiseahorse:
Wow, the colors in this are gorgeous!
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darklittleraven Aug 3, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
They are one of my favorites. I want one, but I don't want to put up with the rude OMG your dog is starving! comments. I get that enough with my Italian greyhound. 
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Pagerda Aug 2, 2013  Student General Artist
Azawakhs are definitely beautiful dogs, and you drew this one so nicely.  I like the shading and orange tone to the image, as well as the simplified/stylized sun in the background.  It really makes for a nice composition.  
Your traditional work is just beautiful--especially those lovely lines and use of color.
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SekoSirita Aug 2, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Todella kaunis kuva, hienoa työtä c:
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kulapti Aug 1, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
So pretty! I like the simple sun/halo and the rich oranges and golds for the lighting. 
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666vlcina Jul 31, 2013  Student General Artist
You really like greyhounds, don't you. : ) This is cool character, are you going to use him as your character or anything?
I heard Faber Castell are really great pencils. I guess it's right. 
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