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Harry Potter and Severus Snape (AU). "Never letting you go."

As you can see, Harry in this painting is no longer based off of the Movie (Daniel Radcliffe) Harry. I no longer feel any desire or inspiration to represent the HP characters based on the movie. I recently reread all 7 books, and they inspire a different image/look to the characters than what has become the standard. So I am sorry, but this will be the very last time that I used Alan Rickman as Severus Snape as well. The actors are amazing, and I love them all extremely much, but the way I see the characters based on JKR's description differs from how the movie represented them.

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baileycasad Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
TheSummercrowned Featured By Owner May 11, 2014  Hobbyist
It's beautiful. Clap  I love these characters ! Ene (Smile) [V7]  And i am very grateful because i always imagined a scene like this, for these two. Scene full of emotion recognition, forgiveness, and love. Shy kiss
I put it in my favorites.
LAWI360 Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
rababco Featured By Owner Mar 28, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I'm not really a fan of slash but I really like scenes like this where they show affection rather than just basically hating each other, kind of like a father and son. I think so much could've been done with their relationship than what was done in the series, especially knowing about Snape's past. I don't think even really hated Harry, even though he looked like James but more pain than anything. He doesn't want to hate Harry or associate him with his father but he can't help it. This almost looks like what Harry wishes he could do after Snape dies and Harry finds out the truth, he wants to hug him so badly and thank him for helping taking care of him and appogize for doubting him and not understanding what he went through, wishing he could've helped him.
AlainHotCoco Featured By Owner Feb 27, 2014
This is so stunning. The emotional turmoil in this picture is quite evident to me. I don't really ship Snarry, but this is simply beautiful. 
BrnoCZ Featured By Owner Jan 20, 2014
Really good work, well done!
Unicornlover10 Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
Wolfclaw15 Featured By Owner Jan 6, 2014   General Artist
awww <3 its cute my drawing sucks compared to this
Artizay Featured By Owner Dec 19, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Oh my God, this is stunning.
Artizay Featured By Owner Dec 19, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I mean, I don't actually ship them together... I prefer to stick to gen relationships, but still.
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