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« Reply #10 on: July 05, 2009 08:21:21 PM »

Thanks, all!

Living in a creepy old home is certainly fun, but I did lose a fair bit of sleep as a kid. Ha ha!

These are all photos that I took in my parents' home. I want to continue the series, but I have moved 2000 away from that house, and it'll be a while before I get back.

The stained glass windows are in a little dimly lit hidden spot in the front hall of the house, so I generally never even look at them. The house next door is also built too close for much sunlight to come through them. The only reason they look so bright is a verrry slooow shutter speed. Of course, I was spoiled in that respect. My best friend growing up also lived in an old Victorian home, but her mom was a stained glass artist. (Definitely a big influence on my desire to become an artist.)

The secret room was completely empty except for an unreasonable number of cobwebs. Of course, that just made it even creepier.
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« Reply #11 on: July 05, 2009 08:43:40 PM »

great pictures - I love the hand coming through the doorway!  I'd give my right arm to have an old house to fix up - ghosts and all!  Cheesy
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« Reply #12 on: July 06, 2009 02:02:47 AM »

The bees knees indeed! FANTASIC, so good I can't even decide which one I love the most! Awesome concept & gorgeous images!!
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« Reply #13 on: July 06, 2009 05:16:21 AM »

this is a really cool idea! my fav entry for sure!
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« Reply #14 on: July 06, 2009 07:07:05 AM »

Your stuff is so cool and really does give me the creeps!!  Great job!
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« Reply #15 on: July 06, 2009 11:39:55 AM »

WOW! These are just amazing! I love how simple the illustrations are, but they convey so much emotion.My fav has to be the ghost turning off the light. Great Job!
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« Reply #16 on: July 06, 2009 02:59:10 PM »

these are pretty!  definitly getting the ghost vibe off them.  I like how you made the ghosts transparent, but have no idea what technique you used.
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This is so great! Great pictures!
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« Reply #18 on: July 06, 2009 06:55:38 PM »

The house and the art kind of reminds me of the Coraline movie!
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« Reply #19 on: July 06, 2009 07:07:43 PM »

those are really cool (:
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