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"Thaleia" by Crystal Rose

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While browsing on the Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab perfume site http://www.blackphoenixalchemylab.com/ deciding on my first order, someone suggested I try the scent "Thaleia". As soon as I clicked on the description, I knew I had to paint a series on the Muses! I was literally inspired by the Muses in this case, it just goes to show that inspiration can strike in the most wonderfully unexpected places!  :D

Since Thaleia, the Muse of Comedy, was the original inspiration, I decided to paint her first. A warm, merry, goddess, Thaleia was often depicted with the classic mask of Comedy, and a shepherd's crook, to symbolize her affinity for pastoral poetry.



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27 Oct 2007:-) Anne Wipf
A beautiful watercolours painting. I love the hot colours.
28 Oct 200745 Anonymous
This one makes me really really happy.
You did a good job with it.
2 Mar 2009:-) Cay Rhiannon Lin
beautiful!
17 Jan 201045 Anon.
The correct spelling of the Muse of Comedy is Thalia.
21 Mar 201045 Molly
Your pic is beautiful as always.
12 Apr 2010:-) La Kan
fantastic...i am especially fond of thalia because im greek and used to play the part of thalia in a game in junior school.I have to say that foreigners have more knowledge of greek mythology than most greeks,which is pretty sad...
5 Jun 201045 Anon.
more muses pls ^^
3 Aug 2010:-) Victor nicholas przybyszewski
wow she must be cracking up like an egg.nice job!
22 Sep 2010:-) Victor nicholas przybyszewski
she is definately the muse goddess of comedy,good work!
29 Sep 201045 Amy
*squeals!* I love the Muses!! Can’t wait to see what the rest of them look like (have seen Melpomene, she’s great!!)!
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'Thaleia':
 • Created by: :-) Crystal Rose
 • Copyright: ©Crystal Rose. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Comedy, Goddess, Greek, Muse, Muses, Thaleia, Watercolor, Watercolour
 • Categories: Woman, Women, European Traditions, Mythology
 • Techniques: Watercolour
 • Submitted: 2007-10-27 02:23:46
 • Views: 7268
 • Resolution: 289x718

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