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Inspiration: 50 Digital Dragon Paintings

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Dragon myths date back at least a few millennia. They come from a wide variety of cultures: Chinese, Sumerian, Assyrian, Babylonian, and European. As a result, dragons are a subject of fascination for many children and adults alike.

Below are 50 excellent digital paintings of dragons. Most follow the European/Middle Ages dragon tradition, although some are more obviously influenced by traditional Chinese dragons. All have exceptional detail, depth, and artistic merit. Use them as inspiration for your next digital painting or project.


Dragon Negro de Alas Rojas y by El-Grimlock


Dragon Lord by Ironshod


Steel Dragon by Kerembeyit


Dragon Fury by Ironshod


Snow Dragon by Ironshod


Dragon Mage by Kerembeyit


Dragon Rip by Ironshod


Fishing On The Drinking Dragon by Wildlifehoodoo


Typical Dragon by Schur


Dragon Dawn by Ironshod


The Dragon Master by Grafik


Dragon Attack by Soys


Fall - Dragon Art by Wallace


Battle Dragon by Kerembeyit


Mini Dragon by T-Tiger


Sea Dragon by Jaxxblackfox


Dragon Rose by O-Eternal-O


Annihilation - Dragon Art by Wallace


Blue Dragon by Amisgaudi


Black Dragon by Wallace


Peppermint Dragon by Nanya


Dragon Light by O-Eternal-O


The Green Dragon by Amisgaudi


Krike Dragon by Kevcrossley


Ice Dragon by Ruth-Tay


The Splashing Dragon by Wildlifehoodoo


The Abstract Dragon by Livingrope


Furry Dragon by Sheil


The Dragon of Wisdom by Ruth-Tay


The Gem Dragon by Rainbowchameleon


The Awakening - Dragon Art by Wallace


Serbus' Dragon by Ranarh


The Dragon King Ao-Kuang by Grafik


Lazing By The Sleeping Dragon by Wildlifehoodoo


Enflaming by ShadowUmbre


Skullbone Dragon by Wallace


Leap of Faith by VegasMike


First Lesson by Kerembeyit


Quetzalcoatl by Genzoman


Dragon by GBrush


Dragon Summoner by Grafik


Dragon by Edli


Dragon Mountains by Higherdepths


Dragons Lair by Ironshod


Golden Dragon by Amisgaudi


Dragon Ambush by Kingmong


Hellborn by Deligaris


War of Dragons by Kerembeyit


Razors Edge by JasonEngle


Woodland Guardian by Ironshod

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