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Nimue Lady of the Lake


The Lady of the Lake, an enchantress also known as Viviane or Nimuë, appears in many of the tales of King Arthur. According to legend, she lived in a castle beneath a lake surrounding the mystical island of Avalon. She raised Lancelot and gave Arthur the magical sword Excalibur, which he treasured.

Updated for :iconstewed-tomatoes: Reflections Challenge 

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Your task is quite simple: you have to include a reflection into your entry. It can be a reflection in the water, ice, a window, a mirror etc. You can create it (preferably), or use a stock with a reflection. 
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Two Love Stories by Lora-Vysotskaya The Return Of The Prodigal by Lora-Vysotskaya L'automne by amebleu
The Islander by ErikShoemakerIn the Mirror by dienel96  lake by evenliu
Our Secret Harbor by Foxfires Heaven Express by oscargrafias Booksburg by Lora-Vysotskaya
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From my Arthurian series

See also

Merlin Enchanter and Wise Man
King Arthur
The Round Table - Equal Status 
Mordred - Notorious Traitor
Morgan le Fay - Enchantress
Guinevere - Wife and Queen
Avalon - Paradise
Camelot - Castle and Court

Sir Galahad - Beholder of the Grail

Lancelot - Queens Lover
Elaine of Astolat, the Lady of Shalott

Stock thanks here :heart:





Lily pads… &…

Water grasses…


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Remaining resources are my own or painted

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corinneLP's avatar

Outstanding - quite well an effective haunting way.

Lancelot1170's avatar

Still grateful for the 'res'

tamaraR's avatar
Beautiful symmetrical composition. I like the sort of eerie yet mysterious choice of dark colors. Beautiful work. :heart:
kimsol's avatar
Thank you :huggle: 
Necroangl's avatar
Love this and can see a story behind it!
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Thank you :heart: 
Rowye's avatar
Great theme, great work. The stock was just perfect for it. :D
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Thanks so much! :heart: 
Rowye's avatar
Most welcome! :D
Le-Regard-des-Elfes's avatar
Very beautiful Kim ! I love your Nimue ! :love: 
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Thank you :tighthug: 
Farewell-BlackParade's avatar
the water looks so great :)
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SaFram's avatar
Wow!Excellent artwork!Clap Clap 
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Thank you :heart: 
crissouza's avatar
Amazing! I really love the Arthurian legends
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Thanks so much - I am planning on doing a bunch more along this theme. Emote king - :emoteking: 
mladylake's avatar
WOW! This is an EXCELLENT work of art. 
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Thanks ever s-o-o much :love: 
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Gold Star Sticker Icon You are one of the nominees of the AMAZING MANIPULATION AWARD - #9, congratulations :clap: Gold Star Sticker Icon 
 and good luck :happybounce:
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Thanks ever so much ... :wow: 
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