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Jun 30, 2011, 6:17:03 AM
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Green Eyes by KatieAlves Green Eyes by KatieAlves
This is my make-up from this: [link]

I have NO idea what to call it, so I simply called it Green Eyes. If you've got a name for it, let me know! If I like it, I'll put it up!

I used BH Cosmetics eyeshadow palette for the colours and revlon black liquid eyeliner for the dots!

Leave a random comment if you're awesome... XD
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:iconelrinazuza:
First of all I want to say that I loved that make-up what you have done and the color of your eyes as well. In fact my eyes are the same dark-brown color but maybe only a little bit darker then yours because they look more like they are fully black in spite of brown. But because of the color of yours and mines I feel myself like a sort of predator who is looking in the eyes of the adversary of mine!

But now let us go to the make-up by itself! Like I said I loved what you have done and especially because you did this on your own eyes I am under more impression then I could think I may be! I do not know why the people are saying that your eyes are pretty (I do not want to hurt you feelings, just expressing my point of view) maybe it is just because I do not understand some what all those people wanted to say but nevertheless I think that the main object in this artwork still is the make-up but not the eyelids on which it was made or the shape of the eyes! Well, like I said I love what you have done. It is no just a simple make-up; I am talking about all the colors what you have chosen for this makeup. You did not like to go with more simple way and work only with one hue of the green color! In fact I know that there are more then 10 000 shades of green exist and I'm afraid to start counting how many shades of it are in this artwork! And the effect that you have done also amazed me. I’m talking about the tones that are on the photo when your eyes are open and when they are closed. It looks like when they are opened the whole make-up is much darker then when the eyes are closed! I believe it is because of those light “spots” of the color in the corners of your eyes (inner corners), and because that when your eyes are opened the watcher will not see them. I like it very much in your artwork! And I also liked the black dots that you have made all around the opposite corners of your eyes (outer corners). Even if they may look unsuitable because they are not in the main eye shadows they are still to be attractive and in fact from my point of view enough suitable for this composition (if I may say this)!

Well, I really do not know how you may name your artwork because even that I am “working” with the critiques and I love to write some but I never was strong in creating my own stories. I always liked to say that my own thoughts are running from me too fast that I can not catch them and put them into a paper! I know, sound silly and just like a pretext but I really never could write my own story; only some poetry but this was mostly like an outcome of a very unpleasant time in my life, so it isn't what I'm proud about. I need to work with a “facts” and the artworks of the others are what I always needed! I see that most of the people would like you to name your works in some ways with the words avocado, olives and kiwis. I do not think in that way and I even may say that you should just left your own name for your make-up because “Green Eyes” isn’t that bad! I like it more the olives, kiwis and avocado!

So, I think that it is a great work you have done here and the fact that it takes you ONLY 25-30 minutes is a huge complement for your talent and skill of the esthetician/makeup artist! Sorry that I really don’t know how much this make-up is suitable for the daily life (not just for showing us what you can do) but nevertheless thank you for showing us your unpredictable and unusual talent once more!

With all my respect.
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Critique by ohio-writer Jul 5, 2012, 8:10:57 PM
I am moved by Earth tones, as they are my suited color scheme. In some ways it has the natural radiance and passionate skin of of freshly picked vegetable, but in many ways it is simply just natural beauty. That is the power of Earth tones as they enhance their canvas in the way. In addition, your eye color fits in perfectly with these shades of green adding further compliment to the overall image.

One thing I do enjoy is how those small dots make a sort of vision boundary every time I focus on them. While adding an extra bit of color and style to the eye lids, it acts also as a way to keep the looker from straying to far away from the main focal point: the shades of green.

Another accomplishment is how the brighter greens tend to draw the perspective towards the eyes, when opened of course, and away from the corners. The darker shading to the outside also serves slightly to camouflage the less important part of the eye helping as well to draw attention to the center and pupils.

Distancing may not yield as much of unique view, but it does intensify the colors. Up close they is more meshing, something that distance covers as it makes the image blur a bit more from my perspective, thus enhancing the brilliance of the mixing greens.

Overall it is quite beautiful and your eyes are improved by this green colorization. A neat piece of art through an even more unique medium itself.
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:iconutaleasha:
Utaleasha Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2014  Student General Artist
:O
-dies-
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:iconcasseth:
casseth Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Absolutely gorgeous! I would love to have the precision and skill that you do ;-) :clap: :+fav:
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:iconsapphirablue:
SapphiraBlue Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Margarita... Or Spring.
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:iconcuongqtran:
cuongqtran Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2012  Professional Filmographer
It's beautiful, if you can show my fiancÚ how to do that too, that would be fantastic!
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:iconelrinazuza:
ElRinaZuza Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
What is wrong with Megan? Isn't she the same good artist as you? How are you?
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:iconcuongqtran:
cuongqtran Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2012  Professional Filmographer
She is, but not with make up. I'm good, how was your trip?
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:iconsiesiegirl13:
Siesiegirl13 Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
That color green complements your eyes.
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:iconbabymoonjellies:
babymoonjellies Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2012  Student General Artist
Why does this remind me of Loki...xD
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:iconnisdakyllon:
NisdaKyllon Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2012  Professional Writer
Oh My Gawd!!! This is beautiful, your talent never seaces to amaze me :)
Maybe you could call it "Envy" you know, with the whole green thing going on.
Awesome job :D
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:iconnuzzlecat:
NuzzleCat Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2012  Student General Artist
This makeup reminds me of the most recent Morticia Addams O:
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:iconnadeizhda:
Nadeizhda Featured By Owner May 6, 2012
I can't ever get stuff like this to stay without running, smearing, or cooking bad.
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:iconnadeizhda:
Nadeizhda Featured By Owner May 6, 2012
wow. I really wish you could do my makeup for me
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:iconstunady:
Stunady Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2012  Student Digital Artist
freaking sweet meow!
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:iconkeyhazel:
KeyHazel Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
gawd your eyes are gorgeous! and the makeup is just...
...
i have no idea..
Awesometastic? :D
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:iconshieraseastar:
ShieraSeastar Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2012
Brown eyes are so beautiful <3
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:iconkori1214:
Kori1214 Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
I love your art/makeup skills! How long did it take you to do that?
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:iconkatiealves:
KatieAlves Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2012  Hobbyist Artist
I believe it took me about 15-30 minutes. :)
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:iconkori1214:
Kori1214 Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
Really? Well it's awesome!
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:iconwazzingator:
WazzinGator Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
As for the name... Leaf Lids? xD
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:iconwazzingator:
WazzinGator Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
AMAZING!
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:iconpsychogizmo:
psychogizmo Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Oh yes, I would love to rock this.
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:iconallherdeadlysecrets:
AllHerDeadlySecrets Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2011  Student General Artist
this reminds me of kiwis :heart:
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:iconsunshinenine:
SunshineNine Featured By Owner Dec 22, 2011
Avacado eyes :)
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:iconmo-rockerxoxo:
mo-rockerxoxo Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2011
you shoul name it Elphaba eyes!
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:iconbleuciel001:
BleuCiel001 Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2011
i always picture avocados..... ;)
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:iconvoiceofvirtue:
VoiceOfVirtue Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
this looks like there's bright lights in the inner corners, fading into darkness towards the outer corners. like the stage lights shining, but getting darker as you enter backstage.
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:iconfunctionality:
functionality Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
This is so pretty. I'm not sure if you did it on yourself or someone else, but the model's eyes are pretty! Brown doesn't go with green, but it works! Haha. :)
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:iconkatiealves:
KatieAlves Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2011  Hobbyist Artist
I did them on my own! Thank you! :D
Brown totally goes with green! Even nature thinks so! XD
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:iconangelgurl3:
Angelgurl3 Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I love the colour of your eyes :wow: They are a tad bit lighter than mine. Plues the green makes them pop out even more
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:iconmaegandragon:
MaeganDragon Featured By Owner Aug 27, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thats so awesome!
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:icongrape-drank:
grape-drank Featured By Owner Aug 13, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
i keep thinking "acidic." ;) really cool eye look!!
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:iconskwisgaarfknskwigelf:
SkwisgaarFknSkwigelf Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2011
I AM AWESOME!
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:iconaramiookami:
AramiOokami Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2011  Student General Artist
Radioactive Revenge! |D I don't know... xD
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:iconwolvensong:
wolvensong Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
toxic avocado :)
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:iconlazuleaf:
Lazuleaf Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2011   Writer
This really makes your eyes pop.
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:iconzaphenine:
zaphenine Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
this reminds me of avocados! i dont know about the name but maybe something with avocados.....XD
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:iconmoonfanaras:
moonfanaras Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2011
Evergreen should be the title XD
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:iconsquirrelgirl15:
SquirrelGirl15 Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Gorgeous!
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:iconpencilhead1313:
PencilHead1313 Featured By Owner Jul 10, 2011  Student Traditional Artist
Gah, love! As a person with green eyes, this is inspiring. :)
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:icongothchickoflove:
gothchickoflove Featured By Owner Jul 7, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Toxic Margarita. Haha love it. Gorgeous.
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:iconwhite-luna:
White-Luna Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2011
it looks like a butterfly almost
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:iconmiqua:
Miqua Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Perfect.
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:iconamaredipiu:
AMAREDIPIU Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
hmmm a name that coms to me...as I am very passionated about the colours of that sort , is Poison Bug.
going from the dark green to very bright and poisoned green involving some black dots or gold glow.
I can imagine a wonderful Black long dress with lace and some poison green feathers.
that way the eyes would stand out bold.
as always amazing thing you do!
Love and LIght
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zanymyzo Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
My gawwwsh I love it!
I may have to do this or something similar for when I dress up as Greed :D
(I know green is an envy colour but...it's stilll awesome xD)

:heart:
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:iconkatiealves:
KatieAlves Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2011  Hobbyist Artist
Greed can be green as well, because of money!
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:iconnightaurora:
NightAurora Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2011
they look really pretty, the green makes it look like swamp style eyes
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:icondeumos-sora:
Deumos-Sora Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2011
yeah uhmmm,,,,, i definetely WANT tutorial for this! :D
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:iconxxokaytee:
xXoKayTee Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Lick of Lime? Hehe. Just reminds me of the fruit :3 Really cool colours! Must try this..
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:iconlong-danzi:
long-danzi Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2011  Hobbyist
I have a few names:
Greed
Natural
Growth
Calming
Luck
(This is a colour psychology thing)
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Bloody-Rose93 Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
title/name idea : Field of Innocence
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