The Blood Artist's Subject

Posted in Feature on December 24, 2012

By Monty Ashley

This Arcana originally appeared on May 10, 2012.

This is Blood Artist from Avacyn Restored.

Blood Artist
 

Naturally, the first thing we're going to do is take a closer look at the art.

Blood Artist | Art by Johannes Voss

When it's that big, we can see the artist's painting pretty clearly. Does it look kind of familiar? 

Curse of Oblivion | Art by Jana Schirmer & Johannes Voss

Yes, the pose is flipped, but the Blood Artist is clearly working on Curse of Oblivion. Except that it's all done in red because that's what happens when you paint with blood.

Curse of Oblivion

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