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BelleMorte
« on: September 15, 2012 08:52:32 AM »

This is my gothic fairy queen.  She is made with oil based paint markers and gel pens on mixed media vellum surface paper. 
This is another one of those feeling-like-crap-take-my-mind-off-of-feeling-bad drawings that turned into a good painting.  The hardest part was drawing the corset design just the way I wanted. 
I keep thinking she needs some kind of Celtic name but I can't come up with one I like or that I think is appropriate.  Plus my knowledge of Celtic names is very limited.
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« Reply #1 on: September 15, 2012 10:04:49 AM »

Avalbane means 'white orchard' and sounds pretty cool. and Brenna means 'raven maid', or dark haired. Celtic names are beautiful.
As is your painting! I love the colors!
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« Reply #2 on: September 15, 2012 12:56:41 PM »

Lovely. She has great eyes.
The only Celtic goddess I know is Epona, the goddess of horses and donkeys, and fertility.
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BelleMorte
« Reply #3 on: September 15, 2012 10:34:08 PM »

Thank you both.  Avalbane does sound very cool.  Epona is good, too, but doesn't match the mood.  I really think the eyes are what make the painting. 
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