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« on: March 07, 2009 07:40:28 PM »

I bought one of the plain wooden boxes at the craft store for a swap. This is what came out of it!! Smiley It's a little larger then a standard notebook. I used watercolors for the background, then black acrylic paint for the tribal pheonix on the front. The rest of the box is painted black, and then it's sealed in a triple thick sealer. Hope you like it! C&C are welcome!



**Note: It has come to my attention that this is not a free image like I had thought. I found this on a tattoo flash site, but someone has told me that it is from someone's Deviant art. Here is the link to her original Pheonix : http://saki-blackwing.deviantart.com/art/Phoenix-15719035. And just so everyone knows, no I did not know this was someone's art, NO I would never do that. I use tribal tattoo designs in my work all the time because they are everywhere. Sorry again, I had not intended to not site her as inspiration, I simply did not know.
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« Reply #1 on: March 07, 2009 07:48:00 PM »

This is gorgeous. I love it.
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« Reply #2 on: March 07, 2009 07:48:57 PM »

That's just amazingly beautiful!   Shocked
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« Reply #3 on: March 07, 2009 07:51:50 PM »

This is amazing! I am in awe of your painting skills!
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« Reply #4 on: March 07, 2009 07:52:32 PM »

Wonderful, It looks amazing
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« Reply #5 on: March 07, 2009 07:59:11 PM »

This is amazing! I am in awe of your painting skills!

I must agree!  I am in total awe of your awesome painting skills!  Great job!  Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: March 07, 2009 08:00:50 PM »

Thanks everyone!! I had a lot of fun doing this, even though I got a bit frustrated with getting the lines perfect half way through LOL. I was thinking about doing a cluster of them in different colors with stylized mythical creatures on them.
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« Reply #7 on: March 07, 2009 08:02:33 PM »

Beautiful! Your choice of colors was perfect.
I'd love to see the rest when they're done.

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« Reply #8 on: March 07, 2009 08:50:06 PM »

This is very beautiful and you are very talented!
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« Reply #9 on: March 07, 2009 09:18:22 PM »

I'm Jealous!! Loving the phoenix!!
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