Sunday, February 21, 2010

The Traveler's Tale: Self-Birthing

The photo's not the greatest, but I think this is just about finished.   Here are a couple of details for your perusal.

I added some "starfish" (ha!) to the sky, and more detail and color to the moon.

I kept the "blue stuff" on the bottom, sort of; I actually covered it with a lighter blue map.  I felt it was too bright before.

I also added bits of yellow and pink to the figure, so she wouldn't look so- dead.

What do you think?  All comments/ suggestions/ opinions are welcome!

Oops- I almost forgot to ask what you think of my new blog template and header!

I would also be remiss if I didn't tell you to check out my secret today at The Altered Page, because it's


  1. love the piece and the new blog look! how did you do it?

  2. This is all looking good. Like the star fish in the sky - on a par with snakes raining out of the sky!!

  3. I saw the new header and it was boinnnggg...what's she up to now...great that you change things up so often...
    the free rap is terrific...I love living simply and just don't get the big whoop about all the thanks for putting that out there to remind us all to look at the snow on the fence and the starfish in the sky!!

  4. This is a wonderful piece - very imaginative. Love the composition and colors.
    I think your blog header is hot!!

  5. This piece is absolutely stunning! She seems to be in hibernation, resting, replenishing and definitely alive..... just waiting to re-birth.

  6. Very good, I love the position of women.


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