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White-brown motie by yoggurt White-brown motie by yoggurt
Moties are alien race in amazing sci-fi novel "Mote in the God's eye" written by Larry Niven and Jerry Purnell.
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JurLLu Featured By Owner Mar 7, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
YAY! I LOVE THE MOTIES!!
listening to the audiobook for the 2nd time through right now lol ;D
(I'd read an actual physical book version, but I don't have one on me haha.)
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yoggurt Featured By Owner Mar 7, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks much! This book is one of the most amazing sci-fi novels I've ever read
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JurLLu Featured By Owner Mar 7, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I agree, it's one of my favorite SF stories, and definitely one of the best first-contact scenarios I've come across. And not to mention the Moties themselves are just awesome. (But I feel like Larry Niven tends to do a pretty good job with his aliens in general haha.) :)
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mind-not-found Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2013
Picked up the book not that long ago, its was a pleasant surprise to find something this well done with art for the series as unfortunately scarce as it is.
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yoggurt Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks much! :handshake:
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Red-Apollo Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2012
Should you ever decide to do commissions, I'd love to ask you for depictions of Watchmakers, Warriors, Doctors, Porters, Farmers, Runners, and Meats. How much would you charge per sketch?
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yoggurt Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
Actually I do not do commissions now - too busy at work and too tired to paint at home :(
But if I'd ever return to Moties, I'll let you know
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Red-Apollo Featured By Owner Dec 19, 2012
I knew that you didn't, which is totally understandable. But in any eventuality, I appreciate you keeping me in mind.
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Willpagan Featured By Owner Aug 1, 2012
This is very good. It would be good to add a human for perspective.
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yoggurt Featured By Owner Aug 1, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
and Kzin too ))
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