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Calypso by scarypet Calypso by scarypet
Tia Dalma's Calypso persona (well.... the un-scary un-wrathful version)
I used a Non-Pirates photo of Naomie Harris as a reference...
I also tried to work with a different set of colors for this one..

Inspired by Tia Dalma/Calypso, from the Pirates of the Caribbean Movies.


Maybe she clothed herself in the sails and rigging of sunken ships.. (since she was 50 ft. tall and such..)
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:icongokumartin:
Nassau's gone funky 
Nassau's gone soul 
We've got a doggone beat now 
We gonna call our very own 

Nassau rock and Nassau roll 
Nassau's got a whole lotta soul 


Huh 
Feel alright 


Mini skirts 
Maxi skirts 
And afro-haired dudes 
People doin' their own thing 
They don't care 'bout me or you 


Nassau's gone funky 
Nassau's gone soul 
And we've got a doggone beat now 
We gonna take care of business too 


Listen to ze drummer, lay down his beat 
Listen to ze bass man play zat same groovy beat 
Attend the guitars is that soulsome tune 
L'organ aussi! 
Et les horns, oui, oui 
Hors 


Funky Nassau 
Nassau funky 
Alors, puis-je jouier s'il vous plait 


New York you know 
Has got a lot of soul, soul 
And London Town 
Is too doggone cold, too cold, hey 
Nassau's got sunshine 
And this you all know 
But we all go funky 
We got some soul, too, yeah 

Yeah-yo 
Yeah-yo 
Yeah-yo 
Yeah-yo 


Trumpet! Encore une fois! 

Funky Nassau, funky Nassau 
Funky Nassau, funky Nassau 
Funky Nassau, funky Nassau 
Funky Nassau, funky Nassau
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Moon-Spirit42 Jun 8, 2013  Student General Artist
Love the waves and how her dress looks wet
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:iconaletheiafelinea:
Hello! Your work is featured here. I hope you don't mind? :)
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JDLuvaSQEE Nov 8, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Beautiful!!!
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:iconrgzer0:
What was that bitch's problem?

Great work, by the way.
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ShuggaRush Apr 18, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
it is awesome work ;)
i'm watching Pirates of the Caribbean at world's end and i think her 'problem' was the fact that the pirate lords bound her in a human form when she was the godess of the sea, which meant she was cut off from the ocean and trapped in a single human form when she was the sea itself. So I can understand why she was furious at them and when they finally released her from her human bonds she was so angry at them she wanted revenge.
Oh and the fact that her beloved betrayed her and told the pirate lords how to torture her by trapping her in a human body and cutting her off from the ocean. :D I WROTE SO MUCH!!!

Hope that helped ^_^
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:iconrgzer0:
Wow, if only they had explained that in the movie.
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:icongokumartin:
"Our World's about to break.
Tormented and Attacked
Lost from when we wake
With no way to go back
I'm Standing on my own.
But now I'm not alone..."
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elodie50a Jan 29, 2012  Professional General Artist
Great art !!
I love the style and it's exactly that I would imagine her :)
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PirateonFleetStreet Nov 27, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
This is gorgeous. Absolutely amazing. Her one leg looks a little off though. Anyway, this is so polished and wonderful.
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