Home

Fierce Femininity

image by Veronica V. Jones

David Revoy

A young blond woman gazes at a large glowing sphere.
A woman in a pink kimono gracefully wields a katana.
A slender blond woman plays a spiders web like a harp in a golden forest.
A little fairy crouches with a dead wasp at the end of her spear.

While inner strength can most easily be measured through action, this powerful combination of raw power and sheer determination can also easily be seen in the works of David Revoy. How else can we explain the sheer forcefulness and determination in his otherwise slender and delicate figures?

Stylistically, Mr. Revoy enjoys a wide variety of approaches; from quick color sketches and loosely tinted linework to fully airbrushed images and painterly portraits. Nearly all, however, are graced with the smooth tones and gentle curves of the female form. Be they human, sprite or elf, their playful determination serves as their weapon and armor, though many also have actual weapons and armor as well.

Whatever other tools these young women have at their disposal, inner strength is what unifies them, and what will ultimately lead them to victory in whatever battles they encounter.

Written by in April of 2011. Last edited September 2014.

Related Features

Jason Chan

A man with natural rock armor and glowing veins. A woman with red hair and white wings wearing a breastplate and wielding swords. A woman summoning green energies with her outstretched hands. Two wild women with long red hair, yellow eyes and elaborate tattoos.  woman in white and white robes and an ornate headdress summons a small glowing object.

Chuck Lukacs

A woman in gauzy white robes floats. A man screams in agony as the background shatters around him. A winged woman with a paper fan prepares to land. A hairless cat woman in a floral hat holds a delicate cup, playing cards at a table. A woman with long black hair and a long black dress hides her face behind a small fan. A woman in an elegant pink dress and pink flowers in her hair sits.

Jeff Himmelman

A man in a leather flight helmet weilds a large sword in a well-lit city. A thin-waisted woman wearing orange robes is bathed in fire. A small winged fairy girl wearing green holds a paintbrush.

Stephanie Pui-Mun Law

An slender angel with red hair and green robes sits. White unicorns spring from a rough surf. A woman in white robes rides a large green dragon. A red seahorse and a blue fish swim in the ocean.

Jessica Peffer

An elf woman with long brown hair with a large fanged serpent. A small winged fairy with a small blue lantern on a pole. A large serpentine dragon rears.

Comments

Be the first to comment!