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MYTHOLOGY-CONTEST IS NOW OPEN!Welcome, to the first official stock-contest on this account.
The crowds have voted and the topic shall be:
MYTHOLOGY

But of course it's not that easy. The twist is to find inspiration in the mythology of your native country or the country you live in now!
Even if you don't find a personal connection I'd like you to see this as part of the challenge – find inspiration in what your country's history has in store. And don't give me the "we have no mythology"-excuse, every country has mythology, legends, fairytales ;) I'm sure you find lots of interesting stories if you do a little bit of research.
Now, that being said: If you know y
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"Many Native American tribes have Creation stories that include Grandmother Spider as the Creator who spun the Web of Physical Life. It is upon the glistening strands of this Web that all life is interconnected, with each creature being (two-legged, four legged, winged ones, those animal allies who crawl upon the earth reminding us to align with the heartbeat of the earth mother and those who swim within her sacred waters); the great standing tall ones (trees), the stone person, mineral being and all other forms of life. All a vital and integral strand in this most beautiful and sacred Web." -white wolf journeys [link]


Thank You, All. Be Blessed.
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Just-A-Little-Knotty Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2012  Professional General Artist
:wow: This is awesome :D
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AshenSorrow Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
:icontardbounceplz::iconwowplz:THIS IS THE ULTIMATE AWESOME!! :iconwowplz: :icontardbounceplz:
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PSHoudini Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2012   Digital Artist
lovelly and nice myth as well!
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syccas-stock Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
I didn't know about this creation myth but I really like it, much more beautiful in my eyes than "god was bored so he came up with that little project of his called creation" ;)
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CHEYENNE75 Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
beautiful
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