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Prince Ivan and the Firebird by elui Prince Ivan and the Firebird by elui
3rd piece in my AP concentration section. (fairytale theme)

Batik dye on cloth. 37” x 37.5”. 2010.

This is my favorite piece in my AP Portfolio >.< I was inspired by the Russian fairytale "Prince Ivan and the Gray Wolf" and Stravinsky's "Firebird Suite."

My orchestra teacher even offered to buy it uhuhuhu
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Daily Deviation

Given 2013-03-22
Prince Ivan and the Firebird by ~elui
The suggester wrote:"The bright jewel tones of the colors and the fine patterns and details give this beautiful fairytale scene the proper magical quality!" ( Suggested by Gryffgirl and Featured by maytel )
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The-Raven-Soul Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
My favorite childhood tale! :meow:
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ravenscar45 Featured By Owner Mar 24, 2013
Beautiful work!
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FangirlFreak Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013   Writer
Congrats on the DD! Great work; I love listening to the Firebird Suite. The "firebird" in this piece is a great portrayal of what I imagined when listening to Stravinsky's piece. Overall this is a fantastic piece and a well-deserved DD. :]
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silenoswithaleopard Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
This is awesome!
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acg3fly Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013
Beautiful work
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dragonsong17 Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
This is lovely! I really like the style, the vivid colors, everything!
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Morowyn Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Student General Artist
I loved the Ivan and the Wolf story!
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rosepetal179 Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013
ooh..that is so pretty!!! i love fairy tales!!
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artcrazynat Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
soooo pretty!
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shiramu-lugia Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Beautiful! I love all the little details and color scheme!
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MiakaLin Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Student General Artist
This is gorgeous work! Great job! I love it!
I can't comprehend how the process works to make this,
but looks like it musta been quite a bit of work!
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Karinta Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Student General Artist
Amazing art! I love fiber art, even though it's far beyond my skill level. :D That's some talent you got there! I like the different colors especially.
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HenryRabbit Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Student General Artist
I like fairytales !!
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CoolCurry Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Student General Artist
This is amazing! I'm sure you'll get a five. :D
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ryanisnasty Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013
Congratulations on the well deserved DD! :heart:
:huggle:
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Grisseg Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013
This is nice, like a fairy tail book illustration
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Nyekii Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Congratulations on the well deserved Daily Deviation! :heart:
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jmcquistan Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
omg so amazing
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NebetSeta Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Student General Artist
Wow! A print!? Cool beans! I really like this! :thumbsup:
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LostGryphin Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Amazing details!
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nabila21 Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
;A; THIS IS SO PRETTY.
Congrats on the DD!
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IndigoDragon13 Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I love that faerie tale!
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Fractaldragon Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Professional Artisan Crafter
This is just wonderful! The colors are terrific, you did an amazing job of batiking, and I'd want to buy it too! Congrats on the DD!
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ELK64 Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
My favorite fairytales <3 héhé, amazing works <3
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atram95 Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
Your draw is Magnificent!! Congratulation I love it!!
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gnarlycat Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013
This is really cool!
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lintu47 Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Congrats on the well deserved DD! :dalove:
Have a nice day! :heart:
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Lemures87 Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
very nice!
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Kirschenwasser Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Congratulations to the well deserved DD! :boogie: :rose:
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vonnbriggs Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013  Professional General Artist
love the color it reminds me of something what could it be o yeah right :onfire:
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Gryffgirl Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2013
Very beautiful scene! Amazing batik--I love the gorgeous colors and details! :clap:
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acla13 Featured By Owner Sep 21, 2011  Professional General Artist
It's such a marvelous work! I enjoyed the rich details and delicate outlines. Congrats!! :clap:
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Azarashii Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Wow, it's beautiful! :iconsobeautifulplz:
I really loved the story, and this compliments it nicely. :la:
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elui Featured By Owner May 10, 2011
Aww.. thank you ^^
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SoundAnalysis Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2011  Student Filmographer
That is one beautiful Batik.
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elui Featured By Owner May 10, 2011
Thanks :)
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buttercupdelirium Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2011
I love that fairytale too, and I love this!!
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elui Featured By Owner May 10, 2011
Thanks ^^
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Clerical-Error Featured By Owner Mar 12, 2011  Student Digital Artist
Beautiful! The composition is great, and all the colors and textures flow so perfectly together. I love how the firebird is so bright that it looks like it's flying right out of the cloth.:D
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elui Featured By Owner Mar 17, 2011
Thanks! =^o^=
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MyntKat Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2011  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
This work has been featured in the Artisan Crafts ABC - A to D. :)
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trestonnova Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
wow, so pretty! :D I love the style, the medieval theme and those textures, just wonderrful :meow:
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elui Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2010
Thanks! :D I'm glad you like it haha.
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LadyBourgeois Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
This is gorgeous~ I love all the textures!
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elui Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2010
Thanks ^^
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LadyBourgeois Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
You're more than welcome!
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productno49 Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2010  Professional General Artist
Very nice work. I used to love "Prince Ivan and the Gray Wolf" as a kid
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elui Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2010
Thanks! :) I'm glad you like it.
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LaurasMuse Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2010  Professional Traditional Artist
Gorgeous! I love the shapes and colors and the circular motion of the composition. That firebird is so lovely!
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elui Featured By Owner Jul 19, 2010
Thanks! ^^
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