Smaug is often depicted as vicious and terrifying, but he was not always in a rage. So I protrayed him flying simply for the fun of it! This piece was done with colored pencils and photoshop.
The Creatures category brings new visions of the wondrous and fantastical creatures of The Hobbit to life, from the lowly Gollum, mighty Trolls, fierce Wargs, Goblins and Orcs, to the firebreathing dragon, Smaug. The Grand Prize winning entry in the Creatures category will receive a prize pack from the artisans at Weta Workshop.
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