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Alone in the Grey by darkdex52

The depth of the image is excelent and the brightness brings details to the surface that may otherwise be hidden. The image does seem d...

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So first year this festival has run. About 450 people came. Steep learning curve for all. Will be discussing with organizers some health and safety concerns like a field aid station. Only 2 cases of heat stroke/dehydration and a badly bruised nose (lucky not broken) came to my attention... and yes I was also the only trained registered medical professional on sight! Not going into anymore than to say if you have qualified people on staff utilize them! Anyway...

 I broke even selling prints!! Then I just gave the rest away. Should have put my details on them in hind sight! Had a lovely lass named Lara help me out with one of the paintings as did Kyan who also produced an awesome piece on sight. 

 Down side: Some tool tried to steal Kyan's art!!! Not cool at a bush rave. Not nice at all. Some people ruin the whole vibe. Thieves and used car salesmen of a different kind...

 Overall a success. One professional art critic less than impressed but I was told to keep it simple. No "walk in gallery" so we made a sit in gallery and art space under a grove of trees, earthy man! Plus a bunch of rushed prints. Next time I intend to produce several large pieces. Basically freestanding sculptures that incorporate painted images on both sides and look like an open door each side a portal to some other realm. Set these up around the site. Like doorways to Andromeda...
So first year this festival has run. About 450 people came. Steep learning curve for all. Will be discussing with organizers some health and safety concerns like a field aid station. Only 2 cases of heat stroke/dehydration and a badly bruised nose (lucky not broken) came to my attention... and yes I was also the only trained registered medical professional on sight! Not going into anymore than to say if you have qualified people on staff utilize them! Anyway...

 I broke even selling prints!! Then I just gave the rest away. Should have put my details on them in hind sight! Had a lovely lass named Lara help me out with one of the paintings as did Kyan who also produced an awesome piece on sight. 

 Down side: Some tool tried to steal Kyan's art!!! Not cool at a bush rave. Not nice at all. Some people ruin the whole vibe. Thieves and used car salesmen of a different kind...

 Overall a success. One professional art critic less than impressed but I was told to keep it simple. No "walk in gallery" so we made a sit in gallery and art space under a grove of trees, earthy man! Plus a bunch of rushed prints. Next time I intend to produce several large pieces. Basically freestanding sculptures that incorporate painted images on both sides and look like an open door each side a portal to some other realm. Set these up around the site. Like doorways to Andromeda...

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:iconmarloeshi:
Marloeshi Featured By Owner Nov 13, 2014
Thanks for faving Home Sweet Home by Marloeshi ! :aww:
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:icondamien-christian:
damien-christian Featured By Owner Nov 13, 2014
 Thank you for the amazing images. :)
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:icontheperian:
theperian Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you for the favourites! :hug:
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:icondamien-christian:
damien-christian Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2014
Thanks for the art!
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AlixMaria Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2014   Traditional Artist
Thanks a lot for the fav !!
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:icondamien-christian:
damien-christian Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2014
NP lovely work. :-)
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swisdo Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks for viewing and favoring always:heart::hug:
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:icondamien-christian:
damien-christian Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2014
I just love your style. That and the use of color. Inspiring.
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swisdo Featured By Owner Nov 13, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
Aww, thanks for viewing always and thanks for your kind words:heart::hug:
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iriscup Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2014
Thank you for favingHeart2Heart -Free 2 Use
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