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« on: May 01, 2006 02:41:53 PM »

This is the painting i started off with, i got it for 89 cents at the salvation army. it looks like a cowboy and a horse
http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y122/jennyrobot/ae758976.jpg
i really like geishas so i painted one using pointalism, i did it with a q-tip with acrylics. the dots on what is supposed to be a fan are sequins. the frame around it is made out of peach blossom branches and little jade beads.  her dress is made out of a cotton silk, and taffeta, and thats it. i hope you guys and gals like.
http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y122/jennyrobot/70f0182b.jpg
http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y122/jennyrobot/de2e5949.jpg
the message reads: "the very word geisha means artist and to be geisha means to be judged as a moving work of art"
its from the book Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden
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auntiem
« Reply #1 on: May 04, 2006 11:15:02 AM »

Very pretty!
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« Reply #2 on: May 04, 2006 02:58:16 PM »

aww thanks! i really aprreciate it! i love you name, was it inspired by wizard of oz? that my absolute favorite movie
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« Reply #3 on: May 04, 2006 05:06:52 PM »

ooh, i like this!  good job.

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« Reply #4 on: May 05, 2006 05:09:45 PM »

OH!  i see the geshia now   Roll Eyes   i wasn't looking for it as the entire picture, but as a part of it.  definately very nice.
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« Reply #5 on: May 05, 2006 07:03:59 PM »

thanks for all your comments Cheesy
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