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Necromancer by Keithwormwood Necromancer by Keithwormwood
Madame Theodosia hearkens from the Aeolian islands and is part of a long lineage of necromancers. Growing up in a family with a long tradition of raising the dead, she was uncharacteristically shaken to learn of her barrenness, and in a rather emotional state vowed to give birth, if not to a new life, then to an already passed life. For this purpose she had found assistance in fashioning a steel, pressurised womb in which the souls of the freshly dead were to be trapped and condensed. This gestating entity came to be referred to in hushed tones as The Collect. The expectant mother now unnerves her followers with a detached resignation towards her eventual agonizing death; a necessity to feed her newborn babe in a self-sacrificial fashion akin to a mother spider.

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flumenlimia Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2014
Cool. =)
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DarthRalek Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2014
Excellent story and art. Kinda feel sorry for her.
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WapolHouse Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2014
The lore here is amazing!
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sooseskeyboard Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2013  Student General Artist
The colours are just fucking fab.
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TheEvilPeanut Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I have your book of drawing the undead! yay!
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BabylonSabby Featured By Owner Jan 22, 2013  Student General Artist
I wonder what her baby is actually going to be like. If it has more than one soul that went into making it would it essentially have multiple personalities if it had any at all beyond zombie-want-to-eat-brains?
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Keithwormwood Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2013  Professional
The baby's on my site. I should get around to uploading here some time.
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civilizedsavagery Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2012  Student Digital Artist
the stories you make up for these pictures are so disturbing and creepy, but almost beautiful in an eerie way. very inspiring
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LliaW Featured By Owner Nov 8, 2012
love this style too much!!
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thelder789 Featured By Owner Oct 13, 2012
how does she take her cloths on and off while keep her womb "attached" or is it removable
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