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New Flame by MinnaSundberg New Flame by MinnaSundberg
I know, i know, phoenixes don't have chicks, they die and are reborn themselves, but I really needed an adult phoenix in the picture too. :-P So in this version the old phoenix feeds its offspring its last energy and heat, and once the small one is strong enough to survive in its own, the old one wanishes in a thwirl of black smoke.

This is basically an acrylics-practice focusing on painting light that I did during the summer.

~Acrylics, some use of watercolors and black markers || A3 (slightly cropped) watercolorpaper~
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PewterKat Featured By Owner Oct 22, 2010  Professional General Artist
I like your version, too.

Beautiful piece.
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Winterbreeze5 Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2010
that's awesome. And not all phoenixes have to die and get reborn, i mean, some can be different. They are made up, after all.
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loen07 Featured By Owner Oct 10, 2010
coool
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DarkMatterInLight Featured By Owner Oct 10, 2010  Student Interface Designer
I've always been facinated by the phoenix.this picture takes it to another lvl :D

gotta ad it to :+fav:
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E-Pendragon Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
I think your idea still works! Maybe you can even see it as seeing both ages of one phoenix at the same time?
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Nortstar Featured By Owner Sep 19, 2010
awww ^^ so cute ^^
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Kalliisto Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
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pikgren Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2010
i so love it
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GrimmOkami Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2010  Student General Artist
Aww...thats kinda cute...and the baby phoenix looks really cute
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SMann Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2010  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Let's reinvent the gods, all the myths of the ages Celebrate symbols from deep elder forests
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