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New Paintings!!!!!!!!! [Sep. 22nd, 2004|11:59 pm]
Jasmine Becket-Griffith
I have two new paintings to share with you all!!!

The first (due to popular demand) is my next "Custom Fairy" painting!

Basically it is an unfinished painting - just the basics are there - a wide eyed girl in front of a starry night sky. The winner of this auction will get to tell me what colour/style to make her hair, what colour eyes she should have, what kind of clothes, and what kind of wings!!!!!

Click here to see:

"Custom Fairy" painting!!

And now, here is my latest "masterpiece" (inspired by the wonderful abundance of frog visitors I've been receiving lately....):

"The Handsome Frog"

I'm so tired, I'm off to go relax a little and eat some dinner! Enjoy!!!!
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[User Picture]From: slytherin13
2004-09-22 09:21 pm (UTC)
WOW! That frog painting is awesome!! That frog looks amazing!! Great job!
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[User Picture]From: breathing_hard
2004-09-22 09:38 pm (UTC)
I LOVE 'The Handsome Frog', it's one of my favorites that you have ever done! Oh how I wish I had enough money for that. Hopefully prints will be available later on ^_-
I adore the custom as well, I have to bid on that... I love the stary sky theme!
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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2004-09-23 01:39 pm (UTC)
Thank you!!! >^__^< Oh yes - I'll have prints up very soon - it will be one of my "sale" prints this week!
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[User Picture]From: breathing_hard
2004-09-23 07:37 pm (UTC)
Oh that's wonderful! I am going to get my mom one for Christmas. She loves your work too and she's frog obsessed. Yay!
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[User Picture]From: heatherica
2004-09-22 10:29 pm (UTC)
Ah, "The Handsome Frog" is soo cool!!!! I love him! He is quite handsome! ;)
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[User Picture]From: erikasfriends
2004-09-23 02:13 am (UTC)

Yummy another lovely big piece good luck!!! =)
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[User Picture]From: rubyg
2004-09-23 02:38 am (UTC)
Another custom painting! I still think thats a great idea lol!
Aww the froggie!!! You've made him look so real, yay!
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[User Picture]From: julieta
2004-09-23 02:56 am (UTC)
I looooove the handsome frog! :) He really does look handsome.
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[User Picture]From: gossamerfaery
2004-09-23 04:18 am (UTC)
The "Handsome Frog" is excellent! The details and the colors are like little gems! It has such a timeless fairytale feel!
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[User Picture]From: thru_her_lens
2004-09-23 04:38 am (UTC)
Your froggy is so cute! And that custom's going up quickly already - see what you mean about custom demand.
Fingers crossed on both of them for you!
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[User Picture]From: crypticvitality
2004-09-23 05:20 am (UTC)
I love "The Handsome Frog" its just so silly and cute, Im sure it wont be long untill you sell it he he, you did such a wonderfull job on the frog! and everything esle, but I especially like the frog.
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[User Picture]From: yanmei
2004-09-23 05:27 am (UTC)
OMG! The Handsome Frog one is sooo cute! :D
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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2004-09-23 01:45 pm (UTC)
Hehe, isn't he so debonaire and handsome? Thank you Laura!
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[User Picture]From: artistchick
2004-09-23 05:36 am (UTC)
haha! The frog is just too cute! He's a little mac daddy with the faeries, eh? ;) ;) LOL

I love the way you parted the custom fairy's hair. It gives her a different look. Very cute!!! ^_^
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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2004-09-23 01:45 pm (UTC)
LOL! He's definitely a ladies' man with that fine suit!
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[User Picture]From: boogarshadow
2004-09-23 06:25 am (UTC)
AHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!

Oh How you TORTURE ME!!!! Oh I love love lovelovelOooooooooooooooooooooooooooooove it!!!!!!!

Oh the Frog is So PERFECT!!!!...Oh he looks like someone just plucked him off the wall and dressed him up!!! So CUuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuute!!!!!

ARGH... I will have to beg James tonight when he gets home.
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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2004-09-24 09:26 am (UTC)
Thank you so much Jodi!!!! >^__^< I really think it is one of my best so far. It's one of those pieces that really is much more impressive in person too (since it's on a pretty large scale). Hey - if you convince James, maybe you'll get to see, hehe!!! ;)
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From: sirenofdarkness
2004-09-23 07:41 am (UTC)

So sweet!

The handsome frog is so cute!! He looks like a little froggie pimp with his fairy girls. I love The detail on the froggie and the trees. Amazing!
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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2004-09-24 09:27 am (UTC)

Re: So sweet!

LOL! Thank you! >^__^
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[User Picture]From: gr8shapes
2004-09-23 07:59 am (UTC)
the handsome frog is wonderful! i love seeing critters/creatures dressed in clothing. very fairy tale-ish! so adorable!
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From: velcrow_rabbit
2004-09-23 08:10 am (UTC)
I'm going to honest and say... frogs scare the crap out of me! But this one is very different! I love his little suit!! The details are incredible! ^_^
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[User Picture]From: princess_lilam
2004-09-23 10:57 am (UTC)
Frogs scare me too. I don't know what that is. I think the frog is actaully a TOAD which is WORSE!! hehe...
The picture is wonderfully done Jasmin. I lvoe it when you do different theme's like that and not just a fairy. I think when you have more time to cncentrate on your art, you should do more like these. They are awsome.
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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2004-09-24 10:04 am (UTC)
LOL! Hehe - you should have been here last night - the frogs were everywhere - toads too! A little frog got in the garage and Matt had to rescue him!
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[User Picture]From: princess_lilam
2004-09-24 10:43 am (UTC)
I saw the post you did with the photos of the frogs. I replied but my post got eaten. I am so glad I dont live in your house! Hehe...
We just have moths, I can live with them, but frogs, no ways!!!
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From: goodwitchzinna
2004-09-23 09:23 am (UTC)
Oh my, that frog is ADORABLE! If I was a rich woman, I would SO commission you to paint my dog wearing clothes. You paint such great animals!
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[User Picture]From: darkangellilith
2004-09-23 01:41 pm (UTC)
I love the frog! He is quite handsome lol. I remember trying to kiss frogs when I was little and being dissappointed when nothing happened.
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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2004-09-24 10:16 am (UTC)
Thank you Harmony! I think it's one of my best too - I'm half tempted to keep him for myself, hehe. I'll probably just make do with a big print though =P
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