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Deadly Allure by SteveArgyle Deadly Allure by SteveArgyle
I'm often asked where I draw my inspiration from, or how I get my ideas, that sort of thing. I'll tell you. I steal them. My one and only true inspiration came in the form of a thought-stealing machine, which I named "Kleptykins," and now abuse at every opportunity. I use it so much that the power company sends thugs about once a week to tell me to knock it off.

This particular piece was stolen one night from Indiana Jones' Ambien-and-whiskey nightmares. After this point in the dream, it got... weird.

You'd think I'd use this magnificent machine to amass a collection of terrible secrets of powerful people, and be filthy rich from blackmail tributes. I guess stealing all my ideas has caused my cleverness lobes to atrophy. Anyway, I'm going to get back to pointing this thing at Hollywood and laughing.

For Magic the Gathering, copyright Wizards of the Coast. Art direction by Jeremy Jarvis.

Snakes provided by "Pulled Out O' the Plumbin' Pawn and Peculiars." No animals were harmed in the creation of this painting. We did that before and after.

Oh, and check out my quasi-journal-post for sketches and some additional chatter. [link]
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dsagent Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2013
Words cannot describe how sexy this is. 
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c0rwyn Featured By Owner Sep 4, 2013
niice. 
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KassidiKeys Featured By Owner Jul 2, 2013   Digital Artist
Hello :) I've given this piece a feature over here -> [link]
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FoolSightBlind Featured By Owner Jun 19, 2013
All out Awesome!...incredible light ,textures and concept
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J-Henrique-S Featured By Owner May 29, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
No comment, I love how she likes the snake.
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Cyuubbi Featured By Owner May 18, 2013
hot
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darlektris Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2013
I may pick up Magic just for the pictures... so pretty much how I built both my pokemon and yu-gi-yo decks xD
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Utsukushime Featured By Owner Feb 28, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
is she human... or a vampire?
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jennypoussin Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2013
soo sensual in a dangerous way! :)
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jennypoussin Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2013
seriously dark n seXXy!
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