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Sky van N

"Forgotten Valley" by Sky van N

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Do you ever have a drawing that you just can't finish for some reason? This was one of those. It took me 6 months to finish. Just because I didn't know what to do with it. So I started with it...then put it away again for a week erase stuff doing it all over again...and so on. And the outcome? I still don't really know what it is. I Think I like it though...a native angel watching his valley holding some shiney scythe. He looks troubled. That's the only thing I had in mind for this picture, the rest just came in excistance...and what it is...or it's story...don't know...I'll leave it up to you guys. If you have a good story for this pic, I might do a comission for you ;)...oh and the furr dragoncreature on top? That's my pet fluffy :)


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30 Jun 200545 Karen
WOW, WOWIE WOW WOW! That is so cool, It reminds me of images that people paint on dreamcatchers. Hmmm let me see if I remember the legend, something about how you place it above your bed while your sleeping and the good dreams will find their way through the patterns, but the bad dreams get caught in the dreamcatcher and are destroyed with the first rays of sunlight. My interpretation of your pic is that the native angel is the one who destroys the bad dreams and the dragons are representations of the bad dreams but heh thats just me...
hehehe but anyway I love your pic, if I had any money at all I would so want it, but what can I say...

59 Sky van N replies: "I think you got really close with that 12 I had the idea of drawing a native angel, looking over a hidden valley, Some piece of nature that wasn't taken by civilization and he wanted to preserve it, he looks troubled because things will change soon for him maybe. thanks for your comment"
30 Jun 2005:-) Connie Lynne Hastings
wow beautifully done, did you intend for the snake and the river to look like they merge?
all of the textures are so right on the money, I love it it would look awesome in color.

22 Sky van N replies: "I had the intention to color it, it was almost done when my computer crashed and I lost it 16 guess I have to start all over again because is did look nice to me 2 "
30 Jun 2005:-) Ric Sattler
Ok, you might not know what you have drawn... but I know, that this is a very interesting picture. ;-)

45 Sky van N replies: "thank you! Still think its a strange picture 2"
11 Dec 2005:-) Marion Z Skydancer
Something along the lines of a spirit guardian keeping watch over a sacred valley.
spirits bless,
Marion

13 Sky van N replies: "yes, thats what it is ^^ "
12 Apr 200645 Soon to be in the wood
U like feathers dont u? Lol great pik. I like how u made it like, in a circle... I dono wat its called, looks like some kinda logo..Ish thihng... Ya luv it! Hav u thought of coloring it? I think it would look awesome colored!!! Ya, um good job, im gona stop talkin now...

22 Sky van N replies: "feathers?....no...not in particular..*tries to hide huge feather collection* "
2 Oct 2009:-) Blaine D McCracken
I like the way you’ve depicted the mountains in the background, there’s a real sense of depth with the whole fish-eye/three-point perspective feel. The border is cool as well, I always have problems framing my pieces. Well done!

:-) Sky van N replies: "thnx 2 glad you like it "
6 Nov 2009:-) Wayne H. Hodge
This is beautiful. I love most all things to do with Native Americans and I have a pretty good collection of Native American stuff.

:-) Sky van N replies: "I really like their culture and I think you can find something of it in every picture I make, even if at first sight it shows nothing of it 2"
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'Forgotten Valley':
 • Created by: :-) Sky van N
 • Copyright: ©Sky van N. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Angel, Creatures, Valley
 • Categories: Angels, Religious, Spiritual, Holy, Landscape, Nature, Panoramic, Man, Men
 • Techniques: Pencil/Graphite Pen
 • Submitted: 2005-05-31 13:08:22
 • Views: 1650
 • Resolution: 700x577

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