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New Paintings!!! [Sep. 21st, 2003|08:39 pm]
Jasmine Becket-Griffith
I have two new paintings!

The large one I finished yesterday is called "Earth Faeries" - it's pretty darned cool, and you can see it here!

I finished a new painting - a smaller one, but also featuring multiple faeries. One of them looks kinda like my sister Amber (I didn't mean it to at first, it just turned out that way, lol). It's called "Guided by Faeries" - you can see it here

OK - I'm off to answer some email and play some Dark Age of Camelot!

[User Picture]From: kenderdrache
2003-09-21 08:13 pm (UTC)
Hehe..looks like a SMIRKING me :)
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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2003-09-24 09:39 am (UTC)
Hehe, yeah - I should have just called it "Smirking Baby Bird", but nobody would have got it....

I actually started painting it to look like me, and then I decided that it was starting to look too much like my "Smirking Faerie" (in my icon) and changed it around. Then, it started looking like you (which makes sense, since our faces look a lot a like) so I made her have blue eyes, reddish hair and curvy mouth, and voila - looks kinda like Amber!
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From: faerieshine
2003-09-21 08:48 pm (UTC)
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! WOW! I'm in SHOCK! Jasmine, those paintings, are the BEST you have EVER done. I mean, words cannot describe their beauty. You are so amazing girl!
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[User Picture]From: shyfayrie
2003-09-21 09:19 pm (UTC)
Oh wow Jasmine!
They both are wonderful! Very different that what Ive seen from you before! :)
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From: ariaelf
2003-09-21 09:28 pm (UTC)
I wonder if you can tell how much I like the earth faeries by the number of bids I've placed so far ;)
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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2003-09-24 09:40 am (UTC)
Thank you Elizabeth! I always feel extra proud when I get bids from you!
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From: ariaelf
2003-09-24 09:43 am (UTC)
Awwwww =) Laugh, maybe it's because I'm extra picky AND frugal, lol. But seriously, all your work is bid-deserving, even if I have to pinch my pennies to try to win the ones I love the best =) Earth faeries is just so cool! It would make a great book cover or something like that!
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[User Picture]From: erikasfriends
2003-09-21 10:45 pm (UTC)
OH MY GOD Jasmine! This is one very ambitious piece!!! I'm so impressed! WOOHOO! Proud of you girl! I love it! =D
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[User Picture]From: mercury_realm
2003-09-22 12:18 am (UTC)
Amazing work-the large is without doubt the most accomplished thing I've seen you do. I personally would love to see more of this type of work from you-definate shades of Froud in the composition there-I can see why you'd hate to part with it. I feel the same about my latest work. Having to make money sucks sometimes doesn't it.
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[User Picture]From: pookafey
2003-09-22 05:35 am (UTC)
They are both beautiful. Your style gets even better & better & it was awesome to begin with :).
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From: art_by_lindsey
2003-09-22 08:49 am (UTC)
I love the Earth Fairies! It's great how you made them all look unique, the one with the short silver hair is so cute! You should do more like her sometime :) I also like the one in green in the upper right corner, because she looks voluptuous, hehe ^_^ Guided by Faeries has some nice colors in it, and it's cool how her face is more realistic and the little fairies are your usual style.
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From: goodwitchzinna
2003-09-22 08:49 am (UTC)
Ooh, I LOVE that wicked looking fairy in the lower corner with the super-elongated face! She looks like she'd bite your ankles. Very cool paintings. You're making me want to paint!
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From: (Anonymous)
2003-09-22 09:52 am (UTC)

"Earth Faeries"


I LOVE this piece Jasmine...it's almost "Cybillesque" with the alter ego like faeries (my opinion of course) I keep looking for a wee boy faerie to appear...lol...apropos I think.

Keep up the fabulous work!

Cher (the Canadian admirer)
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[User Picture]From: tigerpixieart
2003-09-22 09:53 am (UTC)
Wow! Jasmine Those are both so cool! I love how different each fairy looks :)
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[User Picture]From: smallgirl
2003-09-22 10:08 am (UTC)
they are both so cool i love all the different expressions:)
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From: delphineart
2003-09-22 12:35 pm (UTC)
Ahhhhhh !! Those are f'cking too awesome darling !!!!!! YAY for diversity !!!!!!! You ROCK !!! Hope to see more like that from you soon !!! ^_______^ -XoXoX-
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[User Picture]From: novemberhour
2003-09-23 08:27 am (UTC)
Bwah. Everyone else has already swooned and awed, but I had to say those were very exciting to see... I spent a good while studying the expressions in both paintings. Very nice.
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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2003-09-24 09:55 am (UTC)
Thank you Annie!!!!!
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