20+ Fantastic Female Fantasy Illustrations and Photomanipulations

Fantasy illustrations are a favorite for many, maybe because the imagination can really run wild in the creation process. Add a beautiful woman into the scene, and you have a stunning piece of art that speaks to nearly anyone. Damsels in distress, she-devils, dragon fighters — a woman can become nearly any character desired and viewers still recognize her femininity. This fantastic retention of the female form is exactly what the artists featured below accomplish.

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Female Fantasy Illustrations

The following images are part of an inspiring collection of female fantasy illustrations on deshow.net. Browse through the other images on this site for some more beautiful art. All are free in this collection, so use them for posters, website art, on a postcard printing design, or simply as wallpaper for your desktop.

01 Woman on Balcony holding fire 500x375

02 snowy wonderland 500x375

03 Sexy enchantress in black 500x375

04 fairy 500x375

Brom Art

Check out some incredibly creative dark fantasy illustrations from Brom. The last two images below titled Sekeu and Lady of the Lake are from his novel A Child Thief, a frightening retelling of Peter Pan.

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06 autumn 1 500x704

07 peace 1 500x659

08 miss muffet 1 500x715

09 sekue 500x696

10 the lady of the lake 500x540

Yuehui Tang

The most eye-catching aspect of the beautiful girl in this illustration is her sorrowful, wistful expression. Her outfit and the swirl effects are also amazing.

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Dan Dos Santos

Santos has an incredible portfolio, one that everyone should browse through. His realistic illustrations are very original and full of minute details, brilliant use of color, and life-like characters. All of the images below Santos designed for novels.

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13 gallery fires 500x485

14 for the novel soul born 500x757

15 for the novel farseed 500x731

Sacha Diener

Much of Diener’s fantasy art depict women at war, but he also draws the occasional angelic female or damsel in distress. No matter the subject, his art is amazingly creative.

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17 lara tribute to an old love 500x775

18 flames of magic 500x775

19 desire princess of the night 500x778

Andy Fairhurst

This very talented artist has a large gallery of fantasy paintings and illustrations that you really should check out. His use of color is inspiring, and his images are stunningly realistic.

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21 blue 500x375

22 witchfinder general parlor 500x500

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24 sorceress 500x435

3 Responses to “20+ Fantastic Female Fantasy Illustrations and Photomanipulations”
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