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blue rose and fire by spryte-21 blue rose and fire by spryte-21
i drew this about a month ago, it was a mini english project, where we had to do an "artistic illustration" of any of the symbols in one of the books we read, The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams, however you interpret the word 'artistic', whether it might be poetry or a drawing or whatever... the symbols were a blue rose (well Blue Roses really, someone gave Laura that nickname), a fire escape, a photo of the father, a unicorn, and a glass menagerie, which is a collection of little glass figurines (hence the title XD). so i drew this.. ^^; i guess basically in this one, 'Blue Rose' is right there in the 'fire' but she cant 'escape' and she cant do anything about it either.. meh.. >.>; the fire is the tension between Laura's brother Tom and their mother Amanda, thats what i thought the fire escape symbolized in the story (well its really a play), which was a means of escape for Tom, since he did end up 'using the fire escape' in the end.. bah, go read it yourself.. XD

as a side note, i think this is the fastest thing i ever drew. it took me about 4 or 5 hours, and i did it over a timespan of two days, and knowing how long it takes me to draw a complete piece, you are currenly beholding a real live miracle.
XD

oh, and i got a little bored toward the end, so i just did the bricks in the wall the lazy way... >.>
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whitepegasus7191 Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2006
he he he comments hilarious

oh yeah what was i getting at um....
you remember the glass menagerie???
ha um.... do you remember what i drew???
anyway it was a girl specifically sailor mars with a blue dress and a
unicorn...... well
i loved it and i lost it -_-::
now i only have memories soo if i find it ever.... i'll put it in my gallery
thats all i have to say about that...
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spryte-21 Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2006
no not really.. XD;;
but it sounds cool though.. >o<
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The-Alchemized Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2005
that rose doesnt look very blue too me...o-0....your being trixy arnt you?
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spryte-21 Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2005
>.<** ...you know i cant color.. >.>;; its 'symbolism'... just pretend it blue ok.. XDD
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The-Alchemized Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2005
I got a pogostick!!
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spryte-21 Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2005
.......O__O;
...uh.. a blue one...?? :o
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The-Alchemized Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2005
not blue....imaginary!
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The-Alchemized Featured By Owner Jul 10, 2005
Not blue! its invisible coloured!
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spryte-21 Featured By Owner Jul 10, 2005
...............x 43143756819
...uhhh.... a blue imaginary one...? o.O
what are you getting at..? T.T
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KaraScar Featured By Owner Jun 25, 2005
did you say that after 4-5 hours that this is the quickest thing you ever drawn? :lol:
Anyway very 3D like what is cool..it looks so neat too...like clean..well cool too but I meant like clean and not with 50 smuges.
Sooooo yeah cool :thumbsup: :w00t:
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