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Girls of Westeros - Asha by martinacecilia Girls of Westeros - Asha by martinacecilia
I wanted to make a series titled "Strong Girls of westeros" but then when I was making the list of the characters I realized that there really are no "weak" women in Asoiaf serie. They are all, every single one amazingly strong in so many different ways. Which is amazing in a world where well written female characters are so rare. So it became just "Girls of westeros". 'Cause it was redundant.

Another absolute favorite character of mine. Gee, I'm almost ridiculous. I just love them all. XD

Remember: NO character bashing or GTFO.
And I still draw the characters the way I imagined them to be when I read the books. Keep that in mind.
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izclark Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2015
love asha!! nice work :)
Sensualis Featured By Owner May 7, 2014
I like how your imagine the characters. Very good job!
MomokoTakenouchi Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2013  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Great... finally, a picture of Asha that is accurate and fits her description in the books. It's annoying enough to see her in the series, but those fanarts where she lacks her nose... and ends up looking soft... brrr. That's just not Asha.

Only difference for me is that I imagine her hair to be even shorter :D
Other that that, this is nearly perfect.
dvts3333 Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2014
This is my big problem with most ASOIAF fanart too. The characters aren't perfectly described on the page, so there's a lot of leeway on how precisely they look - but there is much about them that is spelled out on the page and has to be honored in the art. Asha's foremost physical characteristic is her big nose. I feel the same when Arya, Jon and Ned lack the long, solemn faces. Martin is explicit in certain descriptions.
QueenofPyke Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2012
This is almost exactly how I picture her in the books. She is definitely my favorite, great job!
Dare2a Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Beautiful work have been featured here : [link] :hug:
crisurdiales Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2012
My fav character in the books!. Much better than in the series
martinacecilia Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2012  Professional General Artist
I try to convince myself that Yara in the series is an original character that really has zero to nothing to do with Asha.
crisurdiales Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2012
The only lines she delivered that were reminiscent of Asha were those in Winterfell :(
vya Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2012
Thatīs how she is described in the books? (: I only know her in the series but she looks wonderful here! :heart: and she really sounds like a strong character!
martinacecilia Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2012  Professional General Artist
She's described with short black hair and a sharp nose. I like her but in the serie.... I don't know, they changed it and I had a lot of problems with a few scenes, like the one when she calls Theon a "c*nt". They made her sound like a mysoginistic character and she is not.
dunno. I prefer her in the books.
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