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May 9, 2007, 9:03:44 AM
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Kendo by gagum Kendo by gagum
18 X 24 Conte

Kendo is Japanese fencing and the practice weapons used are called Shinai (bamboo swords)
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Reshiramu Featured By Owner Jun 22, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I did kendo for about 2 weeks. i still have my shinai<3
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LoreenaHiku-Fire Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2008
wonderfull! i love the picture
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Airgid Featured By Owner May 20, 2007  Professional Traditional Artist
Nice one. As a retired kendoka I can appreaciate it even more!
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Osqua Featured By Owner May 10, 2007   Traditional Artist
Very nice!
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gagum Featured By Owner May 13, 2007
Thanks!
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pandahairylegs Featured By Owner May 10, 2007
Wow..... :wow: That's brilliant.... I love it :love: What did you use to do it...
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gagum Featured By Owner May 13, 2007
Thanks! I used something called "Conte" sticks. They are made of compressed charcoal or graphite mixed with a wax or clay base. I used Raw Siena and a darker brown (I'd assume it was an umber of sorts)
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pandahairylegs Featured By Owner May 15, 2007
Thats great to know. Thanks. I was just wondering how long did it take you? :D
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gagum Featured By Owner May 16, 2007
I think it took 2-3 hours
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pandahairylegs Featured By Owner May 18, 2007
Ok thanks......
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