Castles in the sky
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© 2012 - 2019 Acrylicdreams
I've painted this quite spontaneously (for an exhibition), without any reference or clear idea in the beginning.
Acrylic on cardboard, ca. 63 cm x 43 cm, about 20 hours of work

Edit:
You can now order prints of this image!


Edit2: I've uploaded the image with my homepage in it, sorry for that, but I have noticed that someone has uploaded one of my paintings on facebook and pretended that he has painted it. So, I'm afraid, I'll have to do this with all my paintings in future...
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Dlorman's avatar
Classic but beautiful, as they say old but gold
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UMBRELLA-STARS-LIFE's avatar
Is this like a reference to Laputa?
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Acrylicdreams's avatar
Not intended, although I love that movie!
But the influence for my paintings like this is much older - paintings by Roger Dean.
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UMBRELLA-STARS-LIFE's avatar
Oh ok. I haven't seen Laputa in 5 years.
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IvanRostoff's avatar
That water would empty in minutes.
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Acrylicdreams's avatar
Not if it rains every day heavily! ^^
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IvanRostoff's avatar
It would run out faster than rain could fill it. :(
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beachelf's avatar
:icondennisflipplz: Awesomely Awesome! :icondennisflipplz:
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paulnery|Professional Digital Artist
Great work!
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SpadaNoche|Student General Artist
Beautiful, I cant think of anything else to describe it.
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FtMRRG's avatar
Amazing.. I love it.
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jelk1's avatar
jelk1|Professional Traditional Artist
Beautiful work!
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BondoFox|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
That is unbelievably incredible.
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nine9nine9|Professional Digital Artist
You have great skills! A wonderful "painter of light!"

Featured in my "It's a Surreal World" Journal, [link]
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Acrylicdreams's avatar
Thank you very much!
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Irbeus's avatar
Irbeus| Digital Artist
This is an awesome piece!
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cogwurx|Professional Interface Designer
Great stuff!
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segura2112|Student Digital Artist
*STANDING OVATION* Thank You
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In an infinite Multiverse all things are pissible.
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10000katpoop's avatar
This is one of my favorite works on this website, and that is saying a lot - good job, you are a talented artist indeed!
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Acrylicdreams's avatar
Well, I feel honored - thanks a lot!
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Hawkbittern|Student General Artist
Lets hope people who live there have air travel, if not they're very stuck.

Awesome picture by the way.
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RoxyCloud|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
awesome :)
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