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Given 2010-11-26
Icarus prepares for a fateful rendezvous with the sun; shimmering oils on canvas from *Venlian.
(Suggested by *Gwendolyn12 and *suzaku009) ( Featured by SRaffa )
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BlackManaBurning Featured By Owner Aug 1, 2017  Hobbyist General Artist
I love the textures - it makes me want to feel their wings~
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Can-Cat Featured By Owner Sep 4, 2015  Student Digital Artist
great colours and textures
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DeanJohnsonArtStudio Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
Beautiful palette!
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JoelleAs Featured By Owner May 23, 2014  Hobbyist
Amazing use of colour and skill!
I have to do a school assignment on Icarus and this artwork gave me a lot of inspiration!
Thanks
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SethMaxwell Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is stunning!
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lithiumvi0let Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2013
Amazing beautiful work!!
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ShanghaiSarah Featured By Owner Dec 10, 2013
Beautifully created! Congrats on the well deserved DD!
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Gryffgirl Featured By Owner Sep 21, 2013
Gorgeous colors and textures!
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BOYDEX Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2013
i would like add ALL your art work.So great, never so so beauty legend,fairy tale with so so so live imagination
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:iconartemick:
Artemick Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2013
that's GORGEOUS!!!
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AriesWildChild Featured By Owner Jan 6, 2013  Professional Photographer
Very good!
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:iconloonymond:
loonymond Featured By Owner Dec 10, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
it's a true classic MASTERPIECE
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aDeSsINgH2 Featured By Owner Nov 9, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Lovely work! nice depiction as well.
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vickygb Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2012
Great artwork ! i love so much the details !
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FoolofaTook97 Featured By Owner Sep 21, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
This is beautiful! My favourite part is the colour of the wings- its stunning. I really don't know what to say.... you have some incredible talent there!
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Nienor9 Featured By Owner Apr 26, 2012
That is this kind of picture Id love to have hanging in my (living) room
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:iconiam99:
Iam99 Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2012
Thank you for this incredible piece of art.
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AmaneHoshi Featured By Owner Apr 12, 2012  Student Writer
Ooooooooomg...
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:iconhimitsukiyo:
Himitsukiyo Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2012
WOW !!! Really AWESOME !!!!!!!!!
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montmartre96 Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Fantastic wings, and great use of colours! I like this myth, too.
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Elandria Featured By Owner Mar 23, 2012  Professional General Artist
Your artwork has been featured in this article here - [link] as part of our Project Educate Stock & Resources Week Contest Inspirations! :hug:
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celeste1528 Featured By Owner Mar 23, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
gorgeous :heart:
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LostGryphin Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Awesome - The Fall of Icarus! I love the wings~
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UnChienAndalou Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2012
Absolutely amazing.
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:iconrealissa:
realissa Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
Super!
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:iconwizalamode:
wizalamode Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2011
absolutely gorgeous in oil!
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annaannad693 Featured By Owner Oct 25, 2011  Student General Artist
Absolutely beautiful :+fav:
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horselover146515 Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2011  Student General Artist
Truly such a beautiful painting! I'm always thrilled to see traditional works such as this getting such recognition. The detail in the wings is just phenomenal and the figure himself is just beautiful. :heart:
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jerica128 Featured By Owner Jul 1, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Reminds me of Monet with the colors for some reason, love it :love:
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sombrefeline Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Hello, you are featured in my journal [link]
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Tripfeldthemystic Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2011
Wow... I love it.
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PIRATE-FOX-THING Featured By Owner May 25, 2011
absolutely gorgeous, you did a wonderful job of capturing his spirit and his vulnerability.
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jonsredding Featured By Owner May 5, 2011   Writer
Gorgeous.
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OriginalCopyCat1874 Featured By Owner May 4, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I love so many things about this.
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MarsiaMS Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Чудова робота! Тут все прекрасно... Не здивуюся, якщо з часом вона висітиме в музеї
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mangoisa Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2011
Beautiful!
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Rodrich Featured By Owner Mar 14, 2011
:clap: :headbang: :clap:

Fantastic!
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van-goghbutterflies Featured By Owner Mar 3, 2011
This is absolutely beautiful.
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Zaera-D Featured By Owner Mar 3, 2011   Digital Artist
nice colours! Love the wings.
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PutYourBraveFaceOn Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2011
Yay! I’m very glad to announce you that your artwork has been chosen to be amongst the best deviations submitted to our :iconforeverartgroup: in the month of January 2011. You can check it out here: [link] . :clap: P.S. Please, don’t forget to show us some love :heart: by :+favlove:ing the News Article. :thanks:
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:iconmoreish:
moreish Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2011
It's been in my gallery for sometime now - I've really enjoyed the sense that, with some imagination, the whole scene could just levitate off the screen.
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martiele Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2011  Professional Writer
I was always fascinated by the story of Icarus; this captures both his daring and his father's sense of trepidation beautifully!
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MayumiOgihara Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2011  Professional Traditional Artist
Breathtakingl! :heart:
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fanitsafantasy Featured By Owner Feb 1, 2011
Hi, I would love to have this iamge included in my group:


[link]

if you like, do submit it
:-)
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mintyoreo Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2011
Absolutely stunning, the colours you used for his wings capture the tragedy and the glory in one.
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SwanBurglar Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2011
this is incredible, im both jealous and grateful
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WSLaFleur Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2011  Student Digital Artist
stunning.
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Athom0 Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2011
A W E S O M E
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grinningjester Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2011
Gorgeous. Love the colors.
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Chicchan5 Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Very special piece of art !!! Love it!
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Submitted on
January 8, 2010
Image Size
2.6 MB
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1896×1554
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Camera Data

Make
Canon
Model
Canon PowerShot A560
Shutter Speed
1/25 second
Aperture
F/2.6
Focal Length
6 mm
ISO Speed
200
Date Taken
Jul 15, 2007, 11:07:37 AM
Software
Adobe Photoshop CS5.1 Windows
Sensor Size
3mm
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