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"Home from Battle" by Brad L. Greek

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16x20 Acrylic on canvasboard 'An endless journey from a long fierce war. Alas, the sight of the castle, exhausted yet proud, He knows he made it...Home from Battle.


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10 Dec 2003:-) 'Princess Jasmine' Washington
Wonderful!!!! This reminds me of something you'd find in a calendar. One of those pictures that is so beautiful you think no one could have actually done it by themselves. Amazing!!! Yes, wonderful!

So I get the first comment. Do I get to dance now?

*Dances around the room as she slips picture under shirt. Heads for the door. XD

1 Brad L. Greek replies: "LOL 'Princess Jasmine' Thanx for coming by and for your enthusiasm of my work. I appriciate your comments and sense of humor LOL thanx!! ( putting on dance music) Looks like you got a partner LOL Brad"
11 Dec 2003:-) Joe Rice
The trees remind me of old 'Yes' album covers (showing age here) and for the life of me I can not remember his name....off for a Google search after a dance with Princess Jasmine.

2 Brad L. Greek replies: "Thanx for your comments Joe, I know the band ..not sure of the album cover though LOL I put music on for you and Jasmine to dance by...some band called "YES" LOL Brad"
21 Dec 2003:-) Anneke Hut
(Sigh) We will never get your level, Brad. But it's such a pleasure to look ar your wonderful art! The trees are magnificent and so is the beautiful shine on the water.

2 Brad L. Greek replies: "Thank you very much Anneke, That's a big compliment coming from you, I've seen your work and it's great!! Also I would like to thank you for adding me to the Garden, The Art Duel is the kewlest thing 2 see ya in the duels 2 Brad"
24 Feb 2004:-) Mandy Elliott
Those tree's are stunning. I might have to see if i cannot turn up such magnificent peices myself somtime. You have a talen with acrylic that much is sure. Keep it up!

2 Brad L. Greek replies: "Thank you Mandy, Yes you should try your hand at these, I really found that I enjoy painting fantasy"
9 May 2004:-) Selena V. Burlakova
Hm. Once I wrote a story about the warrior coming back home from a war. Of course now it seems to be a thick book, but I surely remember how I came to the idea.
I felt something like this. I felt like a man heading home knowing it's useless. Knowing he needs steel, blood, shieks, and so on. But I couldn't find right colours (exept black&red) to paint these feeling. And you could...

2 Brad L. Greek replies: "Thank you Selena for sharing your comments. If I could only write. I felt that the pink was more passive, depicting that the warrior is worn from battle and the journey home. And the homeland is peaceful. Brad"
22 Dec 2007:-) Stephanie S. K. Marbach
I like the two trees on the side which make point out the warrior in the middle a bit more. The detail of the castle suits just perfectly... Great picture, great colours, really... Wow2!!!
7 Jun 2008:-) Sherri L. White
Wow...love the colors and the scene...well done !!!
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'Home from Battle':
 • Created by: :-) Brad L. Greek
 • Copyright: ©Brad L. Greek. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Castle, Fantasy, Horse, Journey, Kingdom, Knight, War
 • Categories: Architecture, Houses, Castles, etc, Normal Animals (Cats, horses, fish, etc), Warrior, Fighter, Mercenary, Knights, Paladins, Weapons, Bows, Swords, Blades, Rapiers...
 • Techniques: Acrylics
 • Submitted: 2003-12-03 03:50:50
 • Views: 1183
 • Resolution: 523x650

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