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Anita Schmidt Pabst

"Dryad" by Anita Schmidt Pabst

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Dryads are female nature spirits (nymphs) in Greek mythology.
They're associated with trees, especially the oak. Though long-living, some dryads die if you chop down their tree.
 




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23 Jun 2012:-) Lindsay Verde
Can’t believe this one doesn’t have any comments yet! I love the vibrancy of the green of her hair - it really compliments the warm brown of the trunk, and makes her stand out from the green background. Beautiful job 2

:-) Anita Schmidt Pabst replies: "thank you! 1
I have the same picture on another online art gallery and it hadn’t got any comments there, too, for weeks. I guess the picture’s cursed. 12"
26 Jun 2012:-) Natalie Adams
1 fantastic - i nearly didn’t notice her! beautifully done, all those leaves must have taken a while!

:-) Anita Schmidt Pabst replies: "thanks! no, it didn’t take that long. I cheated a bit. It was quite enervating, though. 12"
12 Jul 2012:-) Maria J Diban
Wow!! So beautiful!

:-) Anita Schmidt Pabst replies: "thank you! 1"
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'Dryad':
 • Created by: :-) Anita Schmidt Pabst
 • Copyright: ©Anita Schmidt Pabst. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Dryad, Nymph
 • Categories: Mythical Creatures & Assorted Monsters, European Traditions, Mythology
 • Techniques: Computer-coloured Picture, Photoshop
 • Submitted: 2012-06-04 13:20:30
 • Updated: 2012-06-04 15:58:31
 • Views: 730
 • Resolution: 1675x2000

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