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Uploaded: 08/02/05 1:50 PM GMT
Fantasia
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A fantasy rainforest painting of mine - complete with little frog ;]...sorry the brush work is not entirely clean but I couldn't be bothered to edit this...hope you'll forgive and enjoy!...PrettyFae x

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::Morwyn
08/02/05 2:15 PM GMT
Just gorgeous.. You are sooo good.. Love this.. Your frog is adorable.. He/she can live at my house.. Good luck..
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One bead at a time..
::WENPEDER
08/02/05 3:16 PM GMT
Wow, Fae, your artistic talent is well exemplified in this one! Great work!
Wen
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PrettyFae
08/02/05 3:17 PM GMT
Thankyou Ann, Wendy :]
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mesmerized
08/02/05 3:19 PM GMT
Oh Fae...no apologies necessary...this is marvellous...so much to look at and so colorful and delightful...well done and Good Luck in the contest.:Pat.
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::lgmac
08/02/05 4:17 PM GMT
This is so beautiful and that frog is adorable. Your talent truly is unmeasurable Fae. I love this!!
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"Little dreams cost the same as big dreams, so why not dream big"?
PrettyFae
08/02/05 4:57 PM GMT
Thanks Lauren, Pat...pleased you like it!
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::verenabloo
08/02/05 5:53 PM GMT
Hi..did you do this on the computer or in reality? what kind of medium did you use if it was on canvas...would love to know more about it. Its very very pretty indeed..only thing I wish is that the froggie was a bit larger and in the foreground more so I could see him//her even better...but its just lovely!! I like the look on the frogs face, the way he's poised there..
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My part is to improve the present moment.........
PrettyFae
08/02/05 6:07 PM GMT
Thanks Verena ^_^...it's actually hand-painted - in reality (lol, not on the computer)...and erm...I don't want to sound dumb, but what's a medium?
Also, I agree that the frog is a little too small, but I couldn't make him any bigger without sacrificing some of the plant life ;]
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monkey_sprout
08/02/05 6:28 PM GMT
wow!!! your painting is awesome!!! i love the colours!!
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Mercy
08/02/05 7:09 PM GMT
Medium - What you use to create (pencil, paint, ink, digi etc.)
That being said... so watercolor, acrylic...? I think it's absolutely fine as the lines go - for a painting especially. Nice clean composition. My fave from the contest entries I've seen thus far.
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«beware this troubled world...»
PrettyFae
08/02/05 7:28 PM GMT
Thanks Lainy, Mercy!

Ahh, right I see now ;]...well I actually used some very high quality poster paints (Which are excellent because they dry absolutely flawless unless they've been watered down too much) on an A1 sheet of heavy weight cartridge paper :P
That's all the info I can give really...
Thanks for the support guys!
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::vamoura
08/02/05 8:57 PM GMT
Wow! Fae you have so much talent, this is gorgeous and fantastic, I can see why you are waering a crown, now you have a prince charming to kiss!!(LOLL) ;0))!
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DixieNormus
08/02/05 9:45 PM GMT
Incredible. This is awesome! You did good. =0)
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ladyturtle27
08/02/05 10:38 PM GMT
Lovely! You truly are a wonderful artist - wonderful flow and composition.

I love the use of the colors here - very colorful without being the standard "vibrant" colors we see most tree frog pictures.
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"In all things of nature, there is something of the marvelous." - Aristotle
Varindweion
08/03/05 6:14 AM GMT
Very romantic. It has an Anton Piek-feeling. If you ever happen to go the Efteling in Holland, this picture would fit right in.
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PrettyFae
08/03/05 9:15 AM GMT
Thanks Marou, Randy, Tracie, SixString ;]
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FrozenSolid
08/03/05 5:30 PM GMT
This is absolutely wonderful! I'll definitely be behind this one for the contest, It really deserves to win! 10/10 and favs. Good Work!
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God created everything, but he did not create evil. Evil is the absence of God. As cold is the absence of heat or darkness the absence of light. - Albert Einstein
PrettyFae
08/03/05 5:43 PM GMT
Thankyou Rylee ^_^
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JOHNLAKEBURR
08/03/05 10:22 PM GMT
Hi Fae!
Super!.......I like it!........Top marks!
Cheers!..........John
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"Life is but a smile on the lips of Death" (Li Zhinfa)
Salamander
08/03/05 11:27 PM GMT
Awesome,this work is definetaly of a professional standard ^ ^
you captured that kinda style(dno what its called lol) perfectly.. good luck in the contest!
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Flurije
08/04/05 3:40 AM GMT
Aww...great job! I see you've been on the job since you finished Harry Potter :-P This is the best one I've seen in the contest so far :)
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"Morals, like clothes, change with the fashions, or, perhaps the fashions change to adorn the morals." Florence Reed
PrettyFae
08/04/05 9:09 AM GMT
Thankyou John, Mark, Flurije :D...hehe since reading HP I've been doing a lot of things...including waiting for my mum to finish reading it to my little brother so I can have it again :P
Thanks again for the wonderful comments guys!
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SearwenSundarie01
08/09/05 5:37 PM GMT
I think its very pretty and really cute! You do a great job!
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All things Bright and Beautiful; All things Big and Small; All things Wise and Wondeful; The Good Lord made them all! "Lotessa valla mela quanta le" May God's love fill you
DixieNormus
08/14/05 5:47 AM GMT
Congratulations Fae! It's a winner! Great job. =0)
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auline
08/14/05 7:57 AM GMT
Love this, well done 10 from me and onto my desktop.

Auline
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monkeypuzzle
08/14/05 10:23 AM GMT
congrats on ur winning entry. tis a very nice creation with some lovely colour combinations :~)
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Beware the anti-cinnamon stare!!!
PrettyFae
08/14/05 10:45 AM GMT
Thankyou everyone ^_^
A big *well done* to the other winners also...
Thanks for your support :]
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::CaptainHero
08/14/05 11:00 AM GMT
I missed this somehow. What excellent work! I love the style and the colours.
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"The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, but wiser people so full of doubts." Bertrand Russell
+camerahound
08/15/05 6:22 AM GMT
Congratulations on your Knighthood and remember (way before your time but still a crowd pleaser):

"Plunk your magic twanger, Froggy!" -- Andy Devine
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Studies indicate teen pregnancies drop dramatically after 21.
danman1
08/15/05 7:34 AM GMT
wow! great piece. it makes me think of a dream with a japanese painting twist. 10
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kevin11
08/16/05 2:09 PM GMT
PrettyFae that is absolutely awesome.. like, really. You display amazing talent in your composition, choice of colours and the overall feel of the painting. Don't stop what you're doing, you've got a unique style.
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Kevin
::PrettyFae
08/16/05 2:37 PM GMT
Thanks Matthew, Tracy, Dan and Kevin ^_^...I really appreciate your comments!
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Bumblecow
08/16/05 6:55 PM GMT
you make me sick your that good a 10 one of only 2 i have ever given, well done ; )
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"There are things that we usually do not see, do not look at. Sometimes you need someone to show you the beauty of these 'ugly' everyday things." - Martijn Oostra
Trin
08/17/05 9:55 AM GMT
Hey Fae, this is really good stuff, I love all these colours blending together and giving this lovely result! And congrats for winning the contest, you deserved it!
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::PrettyFae
08/17/05 9:58 AM GMT
Thanks Kal, Maria :]
Kal: I'm very honoured for your high marks!
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razorjack51
08/17/05 9:49 PM GMT
Fae, I'd just tlike to say that I'm sorry I didn't see this image before the contest ended. I would have voted it a 10/10. Very creative, nice concept and colors, congrats on winning the contest, you are certainly very talented. 10/10 = D
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"Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens." - Jimi Hendrix
orange_freak
08/26/05 3:00 PM GMT
Congratulations on winning, Fae....i'm also sorry i didn't see it before...the colors are beautiful....love it

-melanie
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calmagical
09/03/05 3:14 AM GMT
I could sit here all day and comment on your pics. wonderful.
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Look at me here I was I gave you a comment.If you love the shows 'Star Trek Vogager', 'Star Trek Next Generation', 'Star Trek Enterprise' and Deep Space Nine' please tell me.
XYZ
09/05/05 2:23 AM GMT
This looks great! I can't believe I didn't see this before, very skilled you are, the colors look great and I like your style, great job!
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dreamingaqua
09/23/05 5:50 PM GMT
!! It's great!! You've been creating fantastic work lately.
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aquamaureen85
10/04/05 9:30 PM GMT
This is absolutely fantastic!!!! I love it!!!
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.CrazyD
12/05/05 12:47 AM GMT
Just perfect you should put your original up for sale.
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Laurie123
04/15/06 5:29 AM GMT
it is cute!!! it reminds me of alice in wonderland.
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Come away, O human child! To the waters and the wild With a faery, hand and hand, For the world's more full of weeping than you can understand -"The Stolen Child"
.sunnymay
05/20/06 12:09 AM GMT
Great ! ITs great!
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You were my strength when I was weak You were my voice when I couldn't speak
.Trixiespicexchange
07/12/06 10:25 PM GMT
Great fun would make a nice card, keep going..
Trixie
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Trixie
::Anita54
07/13/06 10:46 AM GMT
This is terrific and just adds light and fun to the desktop. Great work.
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psykosparkle
08/17/06 1:04 AM GMT
I absolutley love this picture!! the colors, the moon, the little frog :) good stuff
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.JKnowles
08/29/06 7:49 PM GMT
Very cute! It sorta reminds me of a scene from Alice in Wonderland, :) I love the colors and the cute little frog on the leaf!
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"Dogs come when they're called; cats take a message and get back to you later." - Mary Bly
lilbit311
09/08/06 1:03 AM GMT
I really like this one! Great work :)
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.margali
03/15/07 10:37 PM GMT
Very nice work indeed. This would make a wonderful illustration in a children's book because it is simple and colourful enough to appeal to children, but complex and appealing enough to appeal to the adults reading to them as well. A neat trick if you can do it, as all the best children's authors and illustrators must.

- cfr
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barb_wire_babe
11/22/07 4:55 AM GMT
Beautiful! I love the little froggy!

~Amber♥
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"Judge not lest ye be judged" Matthew 7:1
moongirl
03/23/08 11:09 PM GMT
I love the colors you chose, and it's going on my desktop! Thanks for sharing!
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.beccat14
01/11/09 6:03 AM GMT
beautiful job, you're very talented
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To see the world in a grain of sand, and heaven in a wildflower, to hold infinity in the palm of your hand, and eternity in an hour. - William Blake
elianalara
03/09/09 11:23 PM GMT
yes, lovely!
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