The Four Seasons

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The Four Seasons

Postby intrigued_scribe » Wed Aug 01, 2012 6:49 pm

Four Seasons 1 now appears in the gallery.

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Re: The Four Seasons

Postby Windwalker » Thu Aug 16, 2012 2:03 pm

Dear Heather,

I neglected to look at the forum lately and didn't see the new entry! I like the assured, almost arrogant stance. It reminds me of T. S. Eliot's phrase "April is the cruelest month." The willow-like leaves, their spirals around her (echoed on her jacket design) and their shadows on the ground are particularly lovely. I also like the fact that, although the colors fit, the body language and clothing run against the pastoral softness and sentimentality routinely associated with spring.
For I come from an ardent race
That has subsisted on defiance and visions.

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Re: The Four Seasons

Postby intrigued_scribe » Fri Aug 17, 2012 9:13 pm

Dear Athena,

Though I responded elsewhere, I'm happy you like it!

The body language, alongside the strokes of detail down to the figure's green-on-black eyes is exactly what I aimed to incorporate.


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