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Something In Layla
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Mesmerized
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The Transformation of Things
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I Dreamed I Was a Butterfly
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Allegory of Inspiration
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Summer Silk
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Summertime in England
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'Aphrodite'
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Summer's Muse 2
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Something In Layla
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Mesmerized
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15
The Transformation of Things
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16
I Dreamed I Was a Butterfly
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23
Allegory of Inspiration
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21
Summer Silk
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13
Summertime in England
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'Aphrodite'
27
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Summer's Muse 2
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Summer's Muse
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Saint No.38
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bring peace to midnight
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catherine
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Bring Your Alibis - Close Up
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63 Telecaster
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abercrombie
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Peace Dove II
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Dark and Moody
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Delving Deeper II
I'm beginning a series of self-portraits. Also trying for a deeper metaphoric and symbolic meaning in my work. Some of this will be done through the use of poetry, sometimes the text of the poems will be included in the finished works. This poem was written to accompany my most recent drawing, "Black Butterfly" completed July 20th, 2008. The text of the poem was incorporated into the drawing. "Black Butterfly" Bemusing muse Black butterfly Came through the ether Mystical wings Encircled me along the way Enraptured on a summer day Music painted on the sky Black butterfly Blown in from far off dust Astral soul Dressed in stardust
Delving Deeper I
I'm beginning a series of self-portraits. Also trying for a deeper metaphoric and symbolic meaning in my work. Some of this will be done through the use of poetry, sometimes the text of the poems will be included in the finished works. This is the first poem I've written in decades, written July 2008: "Fairfield Avenue" Walking long to the essential Lonely Fair field Glinting cut-crystal-challis-brilliant summer afternoon Recalling the morning Soul meeting soul Hungry for Your Love touch and gaze Yet Found deeper Expression in shared thought And so Spirit Overflows flesh Once More Joyful In the fair field Half-century of b
White Album Statement
The White Album, my most recent work, is literally a labor of love, twenty years in the making. A quirky "photo-realism" album of my three teenagers, it is foremost a portrait of adolescence. My youngest son is just entering his turbulent teens; middle-child daughter a promising artist at 17-going-on-27; the eldest son, an adult of 20, started his college career at Kent State University, Ohio. I was on the threshold of my own teen years when the Beatles were the soundtrack for the hippy era. This work draws parallels between then and now, and highlights the universal, eternal character of coming of age. I have attempted to explore the simila

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vifairytail|Student Traditional Artist
Miss, I'm in love with your drawings!
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JacopoPfrang's avatar
You have abeautyful style! respect
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BRipin's avatar
I enjoyed perusing your creative art on your site, as well as seeing your beautiful self-backs. Barrie
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Shaimaaelshatter's avatar
I am extremely lucky today to find and enjoy watching your gallery. I was a kind of depressed and it has completely changed my mood this morning.
Thank you.
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IndyMan33|Professional
Excellent work :)
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M--Art's avatar
Your work is simply stunning
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Lilac999's avatar
Great gallery! :D
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