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The Wrong Crowd for a Celebration by harwicks-art The Wrong Crowd for a Celebration by harwicks-art
I've always liked the classic fantasy vibe the show has used from time to time (although they seem to be drifting more regularly into modern times with Season 4 especially)... and if there's one thing every classic fantasy story needs, it's a tavern for the heroes to gather in.  Admittedly, judging by the crowd above they might have taken a wrong turn somewhere along the way...

Anyway, have a little something to celebrate St. Patrick's Day!  Only with very little green in it.  Still, it was a fun image to do, and I'm quite happy with how it turned out.  It also allowed me to tackle a lot of the antagonist side of the cast that I haven't managed to draw in any prior works, so that's always fun.  If you get the chance, I'd recommend looking at the larger version of it.
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:iconkacript:
kacript Featured By Owner Apr 21, 2017
Nice, but why is Fluttershy dressed like a rabbit?
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:iconwinree:
Winree Featured By Owner May 4, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
It's dangershy, from an episode a while back.
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urzapw2000 Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2016
are they surrounded by old enemies?
oh dear...
but if Twilight can't come up with a way out then I'm sure Pinky can!
great picture!!
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Multiverse13 Featured By Owner Oct 18, 2017  Student
Looking back at this, you can't really say that all of these guys are bad or a real threat now because: Gilda has been reformed into a sweet fan favorite, Garble has been forced by Ember and Spike to renounce his toxic thoughts against Equestria, Trixie is just an insufferable jerk, Iron Will was never evil, just misguided, Auizotl is focused more on Daring Do than on the Mane Six, and I don't think Rover is going to be much of a threat to anyone,
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urzapw2000 Featured By Owner Oct 18, 2017
you're probably right about those ones but what about that white cat?
looks like a trouble maker to me!
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jebens1 Featured By Owner Nov 16, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
My only complaint is that Ahuizotl is cutoff. But I guess you didn't have enough room. So dispite that, it's a great rogues gallery.
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DerpySpoilZ Featured By Owner Nov 2, 2016
made that my wallpaper at work. really love it
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:iconsammyw28:
SammyW28 Featured By Owner May 20, 2016
"You came to the wrong neighborhood, muthabuckers..."
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:iconcharelzzz:
Charelzzz Featured By Owner May 19, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
As a clever pony once told me, we make peace with our enemies, not our friends.
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Rozbojnik2 Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2016
damn this one like nearly all of your gallerry is sooo good taht makes me feel like i'd like to promote them somehow like make actual paintings post in museum and make people watch or something
hmn..actually makeing 3D model of framed painitng and put on some map in some game shouldn't be That hard for me thou
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NovaStrokes Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Awesome!Great work!
And,when I was looking trough Equestria Daily,I saw this featured! Link
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Doctorwholovesthe80s Featured By Owner Dec 21, 2015  Hobbyist Writer
Pinkie is going to break into that one song that Frodo sings at the Prancing Pony isn't she? Or the one Merry and Pippin sing at the Green Dragon.
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ColetteClark21 Featured By Owner Oct 19, 2015
Mane 6 al of the sudden encounter their foes makes this 20% cooler :)
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growlsafurr Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2015
this is sooo cute! everything about it. i love rainbow dash's mouth, i just want to kiss her!
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AppleMelody Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
This looks awesome. The detail and shading alone are fantastic, but you've managed to capture the individual personalities of each character, too, so double kudos to you! :D
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Holthams Featured By Owner Sep 5, 2015
fantastic
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MegaRainbowDash Featured By Owner Aug 16, 2015
Hello! steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles…

These people used this artwork in the map/level without asking permission or even crediting you! i think you should do something about it!
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Lpswolfblood69 Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2015  Student
This is outstanding!!!!!
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:iconmylittleponylover15:
MyLittlePonyLover15 Featured By Owner Jun 23, 2015
I see a minecraft adventure map with ponies for some reason.
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BronyNo786 Featured By Owner Jun 8, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
AWESOME ART!!!:D (Big Grin) Clap La la la la :happybounce: Nod :) (Smile) Heart Heart Heart :squee: 
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:iconjarsh73pettry:
jarsh73pettry Featured By Owner May 30, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
"Oooooh! A Heidi Heidi Heidi Heidi Heidi Heidi ho!"
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Shadowstyle143 Featured By Owner May 29, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
uh oh
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Count-Monsparkle Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Amazing job, I love MLP fanart with a medieval setting.
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:iconpharmmajor:
pharmmajor Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2015
I love the bunny ear hood o nFluttershy.
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Marblemagic Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2015  Student General Artist
twilight: knife
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JungleDyret-2000 Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2015
WOW!!! This is amazingly!!! =D
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TUFFAgentShepherd Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2015  Student Artist
This is amazing!!!

But, why am I reminded of "Shrek 2" while looking at this? Oh, yeah: www.youtube.com/watch?v=T9TrTq… ;)
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Lord-Luzar Featured By Owner Feb 26, 2015  Hobbyist Writer
This is really good! The amount of detail present still amazes me, I hope I get to see more of your work in the future!
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Dashie77 Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2015
Wow. I actually can picture RD getting that drunk!! >u<
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BraveViliam Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2015
Holy crap, I checked all the stuff you made and it's INCREDIBLE!!! So much detail put into every single artwork :O

Keep up the good work!

How long does it takes to make something as beautiful and detailed as this one?
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SnapCentino Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2015  Professional Writer
Well, Ahuizotl's joining in!
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TerrorWolfX Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2015
 This piece just got third place in 'Most Impressive/Beautiful Artwork or Comic' of 2014 in /r/mylittlepony on Reddit! 
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harwicks-art Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
That's incredibly flattering!  I put a lot of effort into this one, and I'm glad it paid off in the opinion of others.  Great thanks to the kind people on Reddit, and many thanks to you for letting me know!
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FlashbackingArtist00 Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Beautiful! :O
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ShadowLDrago Featured By Owner Nov 22, 2014
Let's see, thee Mane Six, Garble the Dragon, Gilda, Ahuizotl, a Diamond Dog, Iron Will and Trixie. Sorry, The Great and Powerful trixie.
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Tauntalus Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I think his name is Rover? Yeah, that sounds about right.
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:iconshadowldrago:
ShadowLDrago Featured By Owner Dec 2, 2014
It'd that, Spot or Fido.
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mlpcool495 Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2014
so amazing
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DashisMind Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I love that cat :3
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Luna-Soresodthe Featured By Owner Oct 10, 2014  Student Digital Artist
This painting to celebrate with joy and the feeling of joy,

but it is kind of wonderful and beautiful. :D (Big Grin) 
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hhhahaaaa Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2014
Luna still on the moon……
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DebbyGattaTheBest Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
this pictures is EPIC! and I love Trixie :D
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K4nK4n Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2014
Epic and awesome image!
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:iconkrtgirl:
KRTgirl Featured By Owner Aug 6, 2014
I love your coloring and shading in this picture
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:iconshadowdancerbrony:
ShadowDancerBrony Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2014
This is every D&D group I've been in at the inn.
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:iconvezley:
Vezley Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2014  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Wow!!!!
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:iconsdwing7:
sdwing7 Featured By Owner Jul 24, 2014  Student Digital Artist
look at soccer gilda
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sdwing7 Featured By Owner Jul 24, 2014  Student Digital Artist
ı hate him
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:iconrvb476:
RVB476 Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
www.youtube.com/watch?v=CTTwpZ… How about a nice catchy drinking Hobbit song for ya?
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Shaeldariel Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Amazing!
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