Jul 24, 2010

Another Star


first I see your face
deep inside my mind
pencil goes to the page
spirit starts to shine
who are you
I wonder
feeling who you are
colors then adhere
you are a brightness from another star
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I have recently returned from Italia, jet lag still in tact.
I had a lovely visit with my sister and family. 
My niece, Sofia and I would draw at times. This elf man came to life in Italy.


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21 comments:

  1. Hi Tammie..yay welcome back! beautiful dazzling art..wonderful spirit! Gald you are back..and thanks for sharing your magic!
    Kiki~

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  2. Always so beautiful, both words and pics... I love it Tammie!
    ;)
    D.

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  3. Welcome home! I'm sure you took the loveliest photos in Italy that will inspire some amazing prose. I lOVE the elf - what gorgeous colors that surround him. And his eyes are so penetrating. Great job! Theresa

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  4. Hi Tammie,

    Welcome back! I hope you had a wonderful trip! I wish I had gone with you, I have always wanted to visit Italy!!

    This elf is really well done - I love the bone structure and the colors are magical.

    Thanks for you visits and comments, I have been missing a few posts lately, but glad to have caught this one.

    Hope your weekend is wonderfully relaxing.

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  5. Thank's for your visit and coment's , greetings paty

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  6. Sounds like you had a lovely visit. I love the shading you used on the elfman's face, great job and good use of colors. Love your prose.

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  7. Kiki,
    Thank you for your warm welcome! Thanks for enjoying elf man.

    Dulce, So glad you stopped by, I always enjoy your visits.

    Theresa,
    I love seeing my art through your eyes, thank you.

    Julia,
    Seems most people dream of visiting Italia! I love seeing my elf through your eyes, thank you!

    Marlene,
    Thank you for enjoying this post, it means so much to me.

    xo
    Tammie

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  8. Funny, I was just thinking about Elves. I've been planning a painting of one for ages... Your man has all the right features and that sense of knowing magic. Great stuff.

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  9. Love the Elf man...and his colors. Your imagination is so inspiring. Glad you had a nice visit with your family.xxoo
    happy sunday,
    Heather

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  10. This is such a wonderful sketch, I love all of the color! I was lucky enough to go to Italy a couple of times, it is so inspiring! I'm glad you had a nice trip :) ~Lauren

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  11. Welcome back, Tammie. Sounds like you had a super time!! :)

    I like your Elf Man. Those eyes and his features really bring him to life. Freaky but totally cool!! Hee

    Happy Sunday!! :)

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  12. I knew you took the magic with you! What a fantastic sketch! Sounds like you had a wonderful time ... bet your niece loved drawing with you!

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  13. a creature from another place, very nice use of colors

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  14. Love the colours too...
    Very interesting subject...What made yo think of an elf in Italy? I bet the men there would be insulted! ;)
    xo
    Andrea

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  15. oh he is very other worldly looking. nice job! Love the colors you used too!

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  16. always fun to get away!!! sounds like a wonderful visit with your family!!!

    Love the textures in your piece...

    Have a great day!!!

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  17. Oh, Tammie--I LOVE your elf man! Such a unique piece--it fills my eyes.

    I think his cousin lives in the Forests of my childhood. (grin)

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  18. thanks for visiting my blog - your work is bright and origional.

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  19. ~welcome home...i am so happy for you that you were able to be and spend such time with your sister and family....and italia...one can only imagine!

    he is a bright light...i adore the way you put a world full of color swirling behind him...his eyes so sincere...his spirit is shining bright....wonderful tammy...warm wishes and brightest blessings~

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  20. I hope you had a fantastic time in Italy.

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  21. I feel as if I enter a magical world of fairies, emeralds and glistening lights when i travel through your blog..your words and your drawings are so genuine and pure...and light and beautiful!

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