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hades and persephone 2 by sandara hades and persephone 2 by sandara
You can now buy this print as a laptop, ipad or iphone skin here! :)…

EDIT : thank you everyone who fav'ed and commented on this pic! i'm totally blown away by the response here. i never expected so many people would like this pic so much! so... a big thank you to all of you! :heart:

she's not dead, just fainted.

oh, and also, pose ref from :

AND.... here's the original sketch of the couple from 2008

(omg so long ago) which i had said i would repaint, but i didn't lol.


iconlilachiccups: wrote a pretty long story based on this :)…

:iconalexiathehedgehog123: wrote a short story based on this pic : alexiathehedgehog123.deviantar…

:iconramenowl: wrote a poem based on…
:) and also a story! :

:iconthe-blue-wolf: wrote a poem based on this picture : :)

:iconal130: wrote a series of poems inspired by this image :

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:iconkkunkitty: wrote a short piece for it here :…

:iconwritingbycandlelight: wrote a story based on this image :writingbycandlelight.deviantar…

:iconshearwaterhydrangea: wrote a poem inspired by this pic : shearwaterhydrangea.deviantart…

:iconhammer777: wrote a short story inspired by this pic : Hades Wasn't Cold

:iconatticraiders: did a photoshoot based on this!
 Faint of Heart - Faint of Heart - Persephone and Hades Romance

omg! Someone tattooed this on their leg!…
Thank you! :D I'm honored! It was done by Sarah Miller, looks great!

large wallpaper version here :…
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awelomustaine Featured By Owner 12 hours ago
reythevampier Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
WARNING! Carry on reading or you will die.
You are now cursed! 

Send this to person nnnnnnnnn

1-5 guys: I WILL EAT U
5-10 gurls: STILL EATIN U
10-100 aliens: SILL EATIN U
AerinoMinami Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I decided to drawing again after seeing your works (few years ago). Your works are my ispiration and this one in particular is one of the most beautiful drawing in the world :)
GangrelFledgling Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Hobbyist Photographer
This is so beautiful to me. It's like an embodiment of all these fantasies I have and that's just epic. Congratulations on being so talented and skilled I could only ever dream of being able to create such beauty. I personally am filled with so many ideas of images I want created I just don't have the skills to create them in art media only in photography and to create something like this would require a lot of friends lol. I saw the photograph of this done and yeah it would take a lot to be able to create our fantasy art in real life. How long does it take to create an image like this? 
DeadlyFlamingFox Featured By Owner 5 days ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist

If you’re reading this, then you’ve already started the chain reaction and there’s no going back. The events I am about to warn you about will definitely unfold, even if you close this email now. The best thing you can do now is read on and carefully follow my instructions. 

The reason this is happening to you is unfair, but it’s beyond anyone’s control. This all started because of Jessica Brown. Jessica Brown lived in southern Louisiana on the shores of Lake Catherine. She lived with her mother and father and next door to her uncle. The house she lived in had a small cellar with various odd items—tools, cans of tomato paste, old furniture. It was ordinary in every way except that once a year, every year, on the very same day as the year before, a blinding blue light would flash from the cellar. The family had never been able to figure out what caused the light and had grown accustomed to it, until one year the flash damaged little Jessica’s vision. 

Her parents called an electrician, who showed up and looked at the wiring in the cellar. He said that everything looked fine, as it always did. He told Jessica’s parents that he’s been checking that same cellar the last 40 years, as long as he’d been an electrician. Every family that lives there would call him about the blue light. He finally admitted that the head electrician before him went to that house 40 years ago and died from a surge of electricity that charged through him and flooded the house with a flash of blue light. 

Every year, on that same date, the bright blue light flashed, but it had never harmed anyone before. 

The family tried to move on with their lives and tell themselves the electrician was just a booze hound making up stories since he didn’t know what was wrong with the wiring in the cellar. One day, Jessica’s mother was cooking and asked little Jessica to grab a few cans from the cellar. Jessica obliged. Her mother heard the little pitter patter of Jessica’s footsteps going down the cellar stairs and then, strangely, the cellar door slammed shut. It was odd, but Jessica’s mother assumed it was a gust of wind and continued chopping onions. 

Jessica’s mother jumped and dropped her knife at the sound of her daughter’s bloodcurdling scream. She yelled for her husband, and they pulled and pulled on the door until it flew open. Across the room, just beneath a little window with moonlight shining on her, stood little Jessica. Her mother called out to her, and Jessica slowly walked toward the door. 

Her parents looked at her bewildered, searching her little face for an explanation. All the blood had drained from her face, and her knuckles were scraped and splintered. 

“I saw a man, and he stood this high off the ground,” said Jessica, gesturing a flat palm about two feet off the ground. “It was like he was there, but he wasn’t there.” 

Her parents stared nervously at the cellar door. 

“He looked at me, and he hated me,” she said in a tone far too serious for her six years of age. 

Her parents were shaken but told Jessica that it was dark and her eyes were playing tricks on her. They bolted the cellar door shut, hung a curtain over it, and placed a large bookshelf in front of it. But, every night after that, her parents would wake to the deafeningly loud sound of crashing wood and find little Jessica in the corner of the cellar, unaware of how she came to be there. Finally fed up, Jessica’s father bricked up a wall over the cellar. 

Months later, on the day when the family would normally see the flash of intense blue light, neighbors heard the terrible screams of the entire family. The police arrived to find brick and mortar outside of the house, apparently having flown out of the front window. They clambered over the rubble, through the house and into the cellar. They say the two officers who responded left the police force the day after the discovery. Inside the cellar, the bodies of Jessica’s parents were founds stretched and mangled, twisted like wires with the home’s electrical wiring in the drywall. Jessica was nowhere to be found and has never been sighted since. 

Her neighbors, however, reported to the electrician seeing a bright blue flash of light from their attic the night of the murders. It is said that the damned soul of the tormented electrician escaped Jessica’s home that night and seeks nothing but to torment the living souls of this world he is trapped in. 

If you do not pass this letter along to 5 other people in the next 24 hours, your home will be plagued and you too will have to be untangled from the wiring. 

florenciameana Featured By Owner 5 days ago  Student Interface Designer
it is my wallpaper from my cell :3
MissCrossshade Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2016  New Deviant
This one image has completely and forever changed my life and I cant even express how grateful I am. Thats not a joke: 
thanks to this masterpiece Ive found my purpose in life and I only know one thing - these two will always be the most beautiful creatures
on earth and in the heavens <3 <3 <3 
Enderbrah1 Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2016  Professional Digital Artist
You are now cursed. You must send this on or you will be killed. Tonight at 12:00am, by Bloody Mary. This is no joke. So don't think you can quickly get out of it and delete it now because Bloody Mary will come to you if you do not send this on. She will slit your throat and your wrists and pull your eyeballs out with a fork. And then hang your dead corpse in your bedroom cupboard or put you under your bed. What's your parents going to do when they find you dead? Won't be funny then, will it? Don't think this is a fake and it's all put on to scare you because your wrong, so very wrong. Want to hear of some of the sad, sad people who lost their lives or have been seriously hurt by this email?

Annalise [Surname Removed] :She got this email. Rubbish she thought. She deleted it. And now, Annalise dead.

Louise [Surname Removed]: She sent this to only 4 people and when she woke up in the morning her wrists had deep lacerations on each. Luckily there was no pain felt, though she is scarred for life.

Thomas [Surname Removed]: He sent this to 5 people. Big mistake. The night Thomas was lying in his bed watching T.V. The clock shows '12:01am'. The T.V misteriously flickered off and Thomas's bedroom lamp flashed on and off several times. It went pitch black, Thomas looked to the left of him and there she was, Bloody Mary standing in white rags. Blood everywhere with a knife in her hand then disappeared. The biggest fright of Thomas's life.

Warning... NEVER look in a mirror and repeat -'Bloody Mary.Bloody Mary.' Bloody Mary... I KILLED YOUR SON' Is it the end for you tonight! YOU ARE NOW CURSED 

We strongly advise you to send this email on. It is seriously NO JOKE. We don't want to see another life wasted. ITS YOUR CHOICE... WANNA DIE TONIGHT? If you send this email to...

NO PEOPLE - You're going to die.

1-5 PEOPLE - You're going to either get hurt or get the biggest fright of your life.

5-15 PEOPLE - You will bring your family bad luck and someone close to you will die.

15 -25 OR MORE PEOPLE - You are safe from Bloody Mary
Arsevere Featured By Owner Jul 19, 2016  Student General Artist

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MyDorkyHeart Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2016  Student Traditional Artist
I love this so much!!
AhhZombiess Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2016  New Deviant Student
Great work :)
RoyalBeef Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2016  Professional General Artist
sorry, but this doesn't seem realistic at all
DeadlyFlamingFox Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Find the 1 and you will get kissed in 11 days
find the $ and you will have good luck for 2 years



*****MAKE A WISH*****
Find the m and your wish will come true
Repost to 9 other pictures and everything will come true..ignore this and you will have bad luck for 9 years..
yviart Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016  Student General Artist
veja o que malakoi… compartilhe
GirlOfTheOcean Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2016  Professional Artisan Crafter
i bored to saw this picture when i login deviantart browse .....
aryssa Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
awesome pic
meloctoni Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2016
O.O amazinG!!! You should do Apollo driving his sun chariot chased by Artemis on her moon chariot!
Dude, this is true art ;D
SHLEEMO Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2016  Professional General Artist
SawuScimitar74 Featured By Owner Jun 24, 2016
Breathtaking! The colors are very smooth, and this certainly reminds me of the Greek mythology associated with this awesome work. Astounding job! :)
Jcomaeda Featured By Owner Jun 23, 2016  Student Digital Artist
love this <3
Lunatheeevee54 Featured By Owner Jun 22, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
this is so beautiful 
GrinBall Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2016  Student Digital Artist
It's amazing :)
SuperShadowArt Featured By Owner Jun 16, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Its so beautiful.... I love how you can make their poses seem so natural! I love it so much! Snas (Sans :3 ) Honour purple guy icon\emotocon 
DenysShushkovsky Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2016  New Deviant
Guys, come on, check my work!
VexisDuHast Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2016  Student General Artist
Gorgeous! I love everything about this; especially the composition, posing and shading. Very good work!
EllieSphaera Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2016  Student Digital Artist
Wow. This is absolutely amazing
Ayerro Featured By Owner Jun 8, 2016
This is so beautiful. ;;
MrFatback Featured By Owner Jun 7, 2016
pavelmorr Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
f-loweryqueen Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
WARNING! Carry on reading! Or you will die, even if you only looked at the word warning! Once there was a little girl called Clarissa, she was ten-years-old and she lived in a mental hospital, because she killed her mom and her dad. She got so bad she went to kill all the staff in the hospital so the More-government decided that best idea was to get rid of her so they set up aSPECIALROOM to kill her, as humane as possible but it went wrong the machine they were using went wrong. And she sat there in agony for hours until she died. Now every week on the day of her death she returns to the person that reads this letter, on a monday night at 12:00a.m. She creeps into your room and kills you slowly, by cutting you and watching you bleed to death. Now send this to ten other pictures on this one site, and she will haunt someone else who doesn't. This isn't fake. apparently, if u copy and paste this to ten comments in the next ten minutes u will have the best day of ur life tomorrow. u will either get kissed or asked out, if u break this chain u will see a little dead girl in your room tonight. in 53 mins someone will say i love you or imSO
iMakai Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
well then goodbye everyone i guess i'm going to die now
f-loweryqueen Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
Sad sad
We will remember you
kksfriend1000 Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
This is so beautiful! 
Alliancelimo Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2016  Hobbyist Interface Designer
great picture
Navadel Featured By Owner May 31, 2016  Hobbyist
I love this story...! O, so beautiful!
Chisaiika Featured By Owner May 31, 2016  New Deviant
Just beautiful Heart and there is nothing more that needs to be said +fav 
yviart Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016  Student General Artist
veja o que malakoi… compartilhe
lilallybug Featured By Owner May 30, 2016  Hobbyist Filmographer
i have fallen in love with this picture
22xander Featured By Owner May 30, 2016
so buitiful
Jinxed-J666 Featured By Owner May 29, 2016  New Deviant Student General Artist
This is awesome! A few of my friends and I have a personal joke about this myth! It goes like this:

Hades: Persephone, come into my white van... I have pomegranates.

Persephone: What the- sweet mother of Zeus

(This joke sounds so dumb I know, but awesome art! :3 
marioballen Featured By Owner May 26, 2016   Digital Artist
yviart Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016  Student General Artist
veja o que malakoi… compartilhe
janina8848 Featured By Owner May 26, 2016  Student General Artist
gd 1 mate
KaynessArt Featured By Owner May 25, 2016  Professional Digital Artist
oh so good! As good as always!
AmeshaMithr Featured By Owner May 25, 2016  Professional Digital Artist
Magically beautiful! Heart +fav 
StrykNin3 Featured By Owner May 25, 2016  Student General Artist
Such a beautifully soft composition! Amazing work!!
Brewskeey Featured By Owner May 23, 2016  Hobbyist Photographer
Beautiful illustration of light and dark. good and bad.
AudreyIsWright Featured By Owner May 20, 2016  New Deviant
Wow.. so many people were inspired by this. I can see why. I myself am feeling inspired and that I can do anything while watching this picture. Gorgeous work!
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