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Alison Smoot

"Twisted World" by Alison Smoot

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Where the trees are made of iron,

And the people made of wood,

Where the Oceans fill the sky,

While birds swim and fishes fly.


The bird represents reality, throwing all else into relief, while beckoning you join the madness. I painted this as a birthday present for Sara, and once again the little floating orbs return. It actually has a border (of course), but the only photograph that I have of it is severely cropped.

31 Aug 2011:-) Nicua Shamira Smit
wow - magnificent! i have a cockatoo that looks just the same! well done!

:-) Alison Smoot replies: "Thanks, I’ve always liked the sulfur crested cockatoos. "
11 Sep 2011:-) Delaney Anne Grant
Oh, this is lovely, has amazing depth and shading in the feathers! Love the twisted branch idea.

:-) Alison Smoot replies: "Thank you. I have to admit that I was nervous about trying to get white feathers to show up on a white bird. I went through a twisted phase a couple of years ago, during which I drew forests of twisted trees, I suppose that this was a reverberation. "
26 May 2013:-) Kayla Dickinson
The colouring and lines of this art piece is gorgeous!
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'Twisted World':
 • Created by: :-) Alison Smoot
 • Copyright: ©Alison Smoot. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Realities, Alternative, Birds, Sky, Ocean, Iron, Trees
 • Categories: Dream Imagery, Normal Animals (Cats, horses, fish, etc), History-based, Parallel or Alternate Reality/Universe
 • Techniques: Watercolour
 • Submitted: 2011-08-27 10:56:09
 • Views: 826
 • Resolution: 800x1088

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