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More than Words
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Published: February 14, 2008
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This is a portrait of my lovely wife done in text art.

I made this for her as a card and thought it would be fitting to upload this today.

All the words I used are words and phrases that has meaning to me and our relationship. These are words that reminds me of her. These are words that makes sense to just us and carry such fond memories. And when I put all these words together, it's more than words... I see a picture of my wife.
Image size
700x851px 340.66 KB
Shutter Speed
10/300 second
Focal Length
8 mm
ISO Speed
Date Taken
Apr 10, 2007, 8:12:41 PM
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otakutakushi's avatar

Hola! Excelente trabajo y muy inspirador.

Hemos compartido tu imagen en nuestro Fanpage:


En el cual hemos estado trabajando en darle a La Gente que se Quiere, argumentos y razones para hacer de su rutina algo especial y con contenido de calidad. Por supuesto se a dejado los créditos correspondientes en la imagen del nombre de la obra y su autor, así como el Link a este site.

Muchas felicitaciones por tan increíble ingenio y talento.

sherwelluk's avatar
I just found this and I think it is amazing!
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akeronz General Artist
Is it ok to post your art in my blog? With a link to this page and proper credit, of course
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CiereineStudent Digital Artist
this is amazing this inspires me to do my typography project that i gave up......:3
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SpreysinhoProfessional Interface Designer
nicely done
dumuha's avatar
That is sooo nice :)
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MicahJGunnellProfessional Filmographer
Awesome concept and execution!
evolutionsigns's avatar
I like it - but the first thing that caught my eye was that thinker was spelled wrong! (Not meaning to be negative but as a signmaker looking out for spelling mistakes is a part of the job)
Skillionaire's avatar
absolutley beautiful....the art and your wife he he

what did she say when you gave the card to her?
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johnbailey22Professional Writer
that's beautiful man. wish you and yours nothing but the best.
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I thought your illustration so amazing that I took the liberty of using it for a poem I composed and posted in my own blog (www.osilencioentreaspalavras.blogspot.com). The poem is in Portuguese, and I'm very sorry for not being able to traslate it by now for you. It's about the presence and the absence of the words, and how they are related to our souls. I put a reference for the image that links it to here.
Congratulations, man, and thank you so much for sharing it.
Fernando de Souza.
Castroreale's avatar
Great Idea Jon ...never ceasing to create inspiring work!
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JacobPotts1836Hobbyist General Artist

Has Tim Botts seen this? He is a calligrapher and would be interested, I think.
Kitsukitty-LollyGoth's avatar
Its fun, shows great spirit, and is quite unique. Was it done in Photoshop Cs5?
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Wow! Wishes for a hubby like you someday. That is so thoughtful and unique :)
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D-M-LHobbyist Digital Artist
Well done, congrats!

I'll do it too for my girlfriend <3

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Wow that is awesome.
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billy-pilgrimStudent General Artist
Your deviation has been featured here: [link]
Please :+favlove: the article so more people have a chance to see your work.
Thanks. :peace::thanks:
Robinsangel's avatar
Omg this is amazing!!!!!!!!! love the effort and its just beautiful!!
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And then all the wives and girlfriends
who see this will think to themselves:

"Why doesn't MY husband/boyfriend draw ME out of such favorable words and phrases?"

Gentleman, the bar once more has risen.
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jss743Professional Interface Designer
I love this! I did the same sort of thing for a self portrait i made 2 weeks ago, but it was just straight lines of text. I like your approach a LOT.
And that's one of my favorite verses on the left. Very nice. =)
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