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Literature by Deacon-Blues-83

Petals and Ash by kaekaed


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May 29, 2011
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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 :

:iconxxdark-maidenxx: wrote a poem based on this pic :

:icongreedybee: 's take on it :…

: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…

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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Slash-GashTerrorCrew Featured By Owner Oct 11, 2014  Student General Artist
I am literally so awe-struck that I can't even put my appreciation into words! Absolutely fantastic, thank you <3
neverett5 Featured By Owner Oct 10, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
such a sad story...
Zolaalathaia Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
incredible beautiful!
Hecci666 Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
The emotion in Hades' face is so wonderful. Like he's just realised what beauty is and that he's fallen in love. I love this, so much! Even if it's digital. :P
dg91583 Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
LOVE it. 
Mortale-Memorias Featured By Owner Oct 7, 2014  Student Digital Artist
oO it must have taken you hours to get this result! * - *
jennyorlean Featured By Owner Oct 7, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
What program did you use?
Maund3r Featured By Owner Oct 7, 2014  Student Digital Artist

Just a question i started drawing yesterday XD
which Programs do you use?
Some suggestions for a beginner?
Flamestar00 Featured By Owner Oct 7, 2014  Student General Artist
I love this! It's amazing!
elpipes Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
wonderful: one of my favourite myths for one of my favourite pictures!
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