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John the Chronicler by kennichka John the Chronicler by kennichka
Inspired by the Book of Kells [link]
I wanted to draw something like pictures in books of early Middle Ages. Martin Freeman's John Watson is my obsession now, but I didn't know how to fit him into this idea. So my sister told me to portray him like a monk-chronicler. In Middle Ages monks were not only educated enough to write cool stories about their clever colleagues but also practiced medicine. Where is Sherlock? I think he is portrayed on another page of this Chronicle.
on tumblr: [link]
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John the Chronicler by ~kennichka ( Suggested by jesterry and Featured by Lyricanna )
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WorldsEdge Featured By Owner Oct 19, 2013  Professional Interface Designer
I'm a fan of both Medieval-style art and Sherlock Holmes, so this is kinda up my alley. It's also an interesting idea pushing the characters waay back in time, as opposed to forward in time as is the case in the television program. Well done!
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kennichka Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2013
I am a fan of them too and I'm flattered that you liked it (: Thank you very much!
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moniquej Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
The coolest John Watson fanart I've ever seen!
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kennichka Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2013
Oh, thank you so much, you are far too gentle to this drawing!
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EKKnight Featured By Owner Jul 24, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
I like this.
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kennichka Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2013
I'm glad :) Thanks.
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EKKnight Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
your welcome.
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blanket86 Featured By Owner Jul 24, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
Very interesting and beautiful work! I like this style, is very impressive!
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kennichka Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2013
Thanks for such a nice words!
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AllHailMattWilson Featured By Owner Jul 24, 2013
круто
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