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Nobody Puts Baby in a Corner by Sokai-Sama Nobody Puts Baby in a Corner by Sokai-Sama
This one was really fun (and relaxing, which is what I sorely need nowadays, sadly ~_~ ) to do (with pose ref from the W.I.T.C.H. comics).

I've always enjoyed catching the little inspirations or 'tributes' of sorts that the W.I.T.C.H. artists do from time to time, if you're astute enough to catch it, whether they'd meant to mimic things or not.

Like that one panel of Caleb taking a literal hit for Cornelia, which someone on here posted, I believe, and showed the correlation between it and a quite similar panel from the Sailormoon manga, of Endymion doing the same for Serenity.

And now, this, here, which is quite 'Dirty Dancing'-esque. :heart:

If it had been the absolute intent on their part, Hell if I know and others who steadily read the comics and are super up on the latest art and anything, period, within relation, as I do not and am not.

At any rate, it was, again, a joy to draw this. For one, it reminds me of my hubby and I, and for another, I haven't honestly drawn Irma in a while...which should be a sin for me, since she's my second fave W.I.T.C.H. gal, with her humor pretty much mirroring my own. :p

AND, lookit. I drew another guy...AND he didn't come out like complete shit. *Dances* know. Celebrations all 'round, I guess. :p :nod:
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CalebCornelia Featured By Owner Jan 10, 2013  Student General Artist
Joel and Irma look great here love it :heart: also great work with the shading and colors
Fermin-Tenava Featured By Owner Oct 13, 2012
Ah, it's wonderful to see Irma and Joel together - it really drives me crazy, the comic did this turn and invented that Stephen-guy to be Irma's big love.
Thank you for this liquid awesomeness :)
Sokai-Sama Featured By Owner Oct 15, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
^________^ I'm so glad you like it! They honestly made a cuter prospective couple than...what's his name? Stephen or whatever?
Passin Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2011
Irma is one of those characters that doesn't do background;D
Sokai-Sama Featured By Owner Feb 17, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
TrueSJB Featured By Owner Jul 26, 2011
so cute! but I'm into brunettes... X3
Sokai-Sama Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
:p :heart:
MotoNeko Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2011
Cool :D
RICEA42991 Featured By Owner Jul 19, 2011
Joel was my favorite Irma love interest. I hated how he dissappeared in the comics without hardly any real realitonship yet with Irma. Worse yet, he only was in the background in the series's second season.

Andrew Hornby stole the show's second season instead. :pissed:
Sokai-Sama Featured By Owner Jul 19, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I never personally read that far but I am (obviously) aware of him, their attraction and his poof! Bye-bye routine. That WAS odd, wasn't it? o_O LoL

He did, didn't he?? He was/is ugly, too (Andrew). ~_~ Lol
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