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"Winken, Blinken and Nod" by Crystal Rose

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Winken, Blinken, and Nod one night
Sailed off in a wooden shoe --
Sailed off on a river of crystal light,
Into a sea of dew.
"Where are you going, and what do you wish?"
The old moon asked the three.
"We have come to fish for the herring fish
That live in the beautiful sea;
Nets of silver and gold have we!"


Said Winken,

Blinken,

And Nod.

Eugene Field, 1850-1895

Watercolor/acrylic




DateNameComment 
19 Nov 200645 Lady Tagliola
I saw a Disney's cartoon of this little tale. Well, this pic's really funny =)

44 Crystal Rose replies: "I saw that too when I was little! I LOVED it!"
23 Nov 200645 Anonymous
I love it!!! My dad actually used to sing this to me every night when i was younger. lol! I really like it. Good job!

2 Crystal Rose replies: "Awww, that's sweet, I'm glad you like it!"
4 Dec 2007:-) Anne Wipf
Adorable and beautiful. The salt effect is perfectly done and adds a lot.
4 Dec 2007:-) Deborah Cullins Smith
Adorable! Did you ever do anything about getting prints made? Contact me off-site if you have. (startnover@ezeeweb.com) I have lots of grandchildren! 12
16 Mar 2008:-) Andreja (Andy) Valencak
what a beautiful picture! It reminds me on childhood =D...and my old room...with all the moons and stars...I love it =P
25 Apr 2008:-) Christina Lynne
Its simply beautiful! I love it!
27 Nov 200845 TheSecretChronicler
Oh, my grandma used to read me that poem! It is near and dear to my heart, you definatly did it justice.
27 Nov 2008:-) Sarah Charles
This poem brings back memories! Wonderful work!!!
2 Mar 2009:-) Cay Rhiannon Lin
it reminds me of when my dad used to read us a book of poetry before bed, and he read us that one. sigh, it makes me want to cry, one minute you are a little child getting read to, then the next minute you are reading the same poems to your children, and then to your grandchildren. i don’t want to grow up. i don’t want to grow up.
5 Dec 201045 Titch
if that was on sale I would deffinatly buy it!!! it would make such a great prezzie for my wee cous 2
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'Winken, Blinken and Nod':
 • Created by: :-) Crystal Rose
 • Copyright: ©Crystal Rose. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Acrylic, Blinken, Border, Boy, Child, Children, Dream, Fish, Girl, Moon, Net, Night, Nod, Nursery, Rhyme, Sail, Shoe, Sky, Sleep, Stars, Story, Watercolor, Watercolour, Winken
 • Categories: Dream Imagery, Humourous or Cute Things, Spaceships, Ships, Bessels, Transportation..., Book Illustration
 • Techniques: Acrylics, Watercolour
 • Inspirations: Other Artist
 • Submitted: 2006-04-19 19:33:13
 • Views: 13814
 • Resolution: 406x543

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