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Severus Snape -HP- by kyla79 Severus Snape -HP- by kyla79
My latest fanart piece... After the announcement of the new Harry Potter book, I'm in a mood for drawing a few illustrations for that fandom. Coming up next, a cover idea for "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows"
I hope you'll enjoy!
Oh, and I'm now going after the 240 comments I still have to respond to! sorry folks... I hate not to reply to comments... And I have got a few notes waiting too... Sorry, I am not often on deviantart, maybe twice a week.
Oh, and Happy New Year to all of you wonderful people!
PS: Snape is NOT evil! XD
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littlecynicism Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
I adore the scene you've got around him. The window is fantastic and the collection of what-not is perfect.
Synaes-tea-sia Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2013
All those details... I'm impressed! Pretty good perspective too!
Myrrha-Silvenia Featured By Owner Sep 5, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Un souvenir du mystère qui entourait The Deathly Hallows... Très joli.
ReddyArts Featured By Owner Feb 26, 2011   Digital Artist
Cool! This pic looks excellent! ;D
droxy Featured By Owner Aug 13, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Yay for robes! Nice to see you doing HP art! I love the gas lamp and details too.
Steph501 Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2010
he's such a badass! Lol!
janach Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2010  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I’m presently attempting to write a Slytherin!Hermione story, and when I make it to Book Seven (which is like saying, “When I fly to the moon on gossamer wings”) I will need this as cover art for “Hermione Granger and the Headmaster of Hogwarts.” ;)
EntirelyInsane Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2010
REALLY pretty. I likes it lots. Snape's adorable.
Malamaloke Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2010  Hobbyist Writer
I like the Stile, but somethings kinda wrong(just a feeling)...m with the shadows...
But I love that expression :clap:!
AkaneZeen Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2010  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
oh gorgeous freaky hot
BlackmoreMuse Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2009
OMG! is this HP 6? in the beginning? because this is (no kidding) MY EXACT SAME VISION when i read it! I love's really good :) the mood is captured very well <3
Darkwolfgirl Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2009  Hobbyist General Artist
It looks awesome!!! You did so good!! I love it!
ShadowAWolf Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
Love it
Pacsuli Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2008
Fantastic pic!I especially love the background and the colours.
Vampiressartist Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
Gosh, he's hot!
supergirly Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2008
love it! so much!

can i use it for a video i'm making?
kyla79 Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2008
sure no prob!
mygzus Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2008  Professional Digital Artist
I was the 900th faver! just thought I'd say that XD And this is a very nice piece too. Nicely done indeed.
kyla79 Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2008
woah that feels weird! thanks a whole lot then! :D
dancingkatz Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2008
I just wanted to let you know that this pic has inspired me to write a Severus Snape fanfic... His expression and posture have really got my muse going for the first time in over a year. Thank you!
long-lost-scholar Featured By Owner May 3, 2008   Writer
I haven't seen something this good in a long time. I love the detail and obvious time you put into your art. keep up the good work.
Arinya13 Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2008
A beautiful drawing of one of my favourite characters from the Harry Potter Series!

The room looks absolutely amazing. I love the way you always manages making a simple looking room seem so interesting and full of dark secrets. I also love the look on Severus' face and the way he is holding his wand.
elitsun Featured By Owner Jan 25, 2008  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I love his expression and pose*_*
vedmo4ka Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2008
i like it
MINDFREAKworshiper Featured By Owner Dec 21, 2007
if hes evil its evilly hot!
Elfofme Featured By Owner Nov 17, 2007
I agree he is not. Always thought he was clean, and Alas! The Deathly Hallows gives him some light at last!!
Vampiressartist Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2007  Hobbyist General Artist
Ooooooooh, he looks so sinisterly handsome!
Black-Ice-Gryphon Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2007  Hobbyist
He is Evil. He's just on OUR side and evil - which makes it even better ^-^

Fab art pic chuckyhun ^v^
MXDP Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2007
Wow. Le regard qui tue... XD
Will you be doing a DH Snape?
Myene Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2007
could i use this art to make an icon? will credit you ofcorse
Shmelanna Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2007  Student
he looks very impressive and villainous.. I like the background too, especially the stained glass
ItaliaRagazza Featured By Owner Aug 17, 2007
I Love him ! I am :skullbones: bad
SlashingDasani Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2007  Hobbyist Writer
Oh. Oh wow. This is... well, "beautiful" or "gorgeous" really doesn't suit, and nothing else does it justice. The atmosphere is one-of-a-kind, suiting this character to the T. There's the fantasy element there, and you've certainly spent time on the details (the books, the corked bottles, the candle-on-a-skull), but what strikes me most is the pervading greyness of everything. Oh, there's light definitely, no heavy curtains of black, but it's a very distant, inconsequential sort of light. Little gleams in the grey and blocked out by the intricate window. Fitting, I think, for a character like Severus Snape, who would certainly -choose- to stay within the darkness of his dungeons before venturing out into sunshine.

And Snape. Oh is he ever yummy. I want to SNOG him here, and I don't think I've ever, ever said that before about his character (and I've spent much too many years fawning after him). The sharp features, evil eyes, swathes of black cloth, indolent posture, and the delicious fingers, tapping against his seat. He's sexy and magnetic, absolutely irresistable. I'd like to know what he's looking at, what he's thinking about, and what prompted him into this position, certainly not his usual position! Favorites. XD
Ayrania-chan Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2007
Your gallery is amazing!
I love how you portray J.K Rowling's characters. Spot on, accurate, and so full of emotion. :)
The-Vampire-Danchan Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2007
This picture is just HOT! :drool:
LonelyImmortal Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2007
After finishing The Deathly Hallows...

********TEH SPOILERZ*********

I can easily imagine this hanging up in the Headmaster's office at Hogwarts next to Dumbledore! :D :D :D

*******END O' TEH SPOILERZ!**********
Suni-moon Featured By Owner Jul 27, 2007  Hobbyist General Artist
Hell no, Snape's not evil.
I think its amazing that everyone on DA is spreading the Snape Love.

But honestly....The Princes Tale was by far the best chapter from any HP book.
LesEssences Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2007  Hobbyist Photographer
yes, Snape's definitely nor evil...

oh, i can't stop crying.... ;(;(;(;(;(

*good work, btw :]
tarantubra Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2007  Hobbyist General Artist
<3!! I love the skull candle in the bottom corner!

Lighting is perfect! And so is everything else!

And no. Sev isn't evil!!! =]
violetlily13 Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2007
This is amazing (as is all your stuff)! The colours and details are just perfect. I'm definitely faving this one. ^_^
Saphiatou Featured By Owner May 21, 2007
Good work, it's very nice ! :) Good luck for the rest.
morigiana Featured By Owner May 20, 2007
It's good :)
juuli Featured By Owner May 13, 2007
This is great! I love his expression. :)
tellgs Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2007
I really love his expression
ChibiProwl Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2007  Student Digital Artist
*whistles* Suh-weet!!!!!
Printersrowgirl Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2007
Once again, you get a fangirl squeel!!! I'm looking forward to seeing all of your new and inspired (as well as inspiring) Snape depictions.



Hooray for Kyla79

heavydraw Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2007
I love Snape! He's the best!
it's very good!!
psycocat Featured By Owner Mar 16, 2007  Hobbyist General Artist
He is so my favorite chaaracter from the book. Mind if I make a collage/wallpaper of your drawings of him? of some of them anyways?
kyla79 Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2007
no prob, be my guest! But if you publish them somewhere else on the net, just give credit for the drawing! have fun!
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