The Moon Dreams of a Summer Night by newwings

The Moon Dreams of a Summer Night

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Added: Dec 20, 2003
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This one's very Shire-inspired. Smile Ink, Graphite, Charcoal; 3 1/8" x 3 3/8". Inked elements- The foreground, path, and tree- were stippled with Sakura Pigma Micron pens. The sky and moon were begun with a light rubbing of powdered charcoal, applied with a cotton ball, and developed with graphite pencils and kneaded erasers. The inked areas were lightly toned with both graphite pencil and powdered charcoal, applied with a Q-Tip, to adjust contrast and add a bit more warmth.

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Thank you, Katherine! Your comments are much appreciated!

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Fantastic - I love this. So intricate and atmospheric. Love the size, too, makes it all seem very precious.

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Thank you, Wenche!

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Thanks, Larry!

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doog's picture

Fabulous ! Very Shire like and welcoming. Well done.

Art at its best.