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Dreams are illustrations from the book your soul is writing about you.
Marsha Norman



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Dedicated to a person who supported me so much, to my Dear !Angelia61

Thank you very much for your support and friendship, Dear! :heart: :hug:




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Forest Dream Meaning
Psychological Meaning: The forest is often a symbol of the unconscious. Its animals and plants can be symbols for the instincts and emotions. If you dream of trying to find your way through a dark forest this may represent how you are searching for a breakthrough in your waking life.

Found here: [link]


Up till now I haven't really thought that the forest from my dreams or works might be interpreted in this way. However now it seems to be quite logical and even obvious that it might also be perceived as a symbol of the unconscious...
I've always associated forest with some difficulties, hardships appearing in life or, on the contrary, as the place of solitude and safety, far away from problems.
All of that combined with that fragment of interpretation from dreamsleep.net and Freud's theory (especially the one dealing with creativity and artists) make it right now even more intriguing and reflective.
I've browsed through my works quickly trying to analyse them from that more psychological point of view. Have you ever tried the same? At times I'll catch myself thinking what would a psychiatrist say if he saw my works. What kind of person would he think me to be?

Anyway, it turns out that this is my most optimistic piece so far. Most fairytale-like. And there is no bitterness, no sorrow, no "suffering lady in a black dress" (this time, beware! :giggle:).

I do hope that you'll like it.
As usually I turn on that critique mode.
Feel free to tell me what comes to your mind when you're looking at this piece, or what should be improved... It helps me much!
Thank you in advance for your support, always means world to me :heart:



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Credits
Model: ~caoimhe-stock [link]
Different parts of background: ~phatpuppy [link] [link] [link] ~frozenstocks [link] ~jenny4 [link]
Flowers on the left: ~TimeWizardStock [link]
Stream+flowers: ~LughoftheLongArm [link] ~YsaeddaStock [link]
Tree: ~CosmiksquirelSTOCK [link]
Textures: ~x-kattywatty [link] *SolStock [link]


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This piece is amazing. I'll start off by saying that. Sure there are quite a few pictures out there with someone reading a book and getting lost in the story, but this one pulls you in more. Being a vivid reader myself I would love to go where she is and read,, write, draw, whatever. The background is so beautiful. The waterfall flowing into a small gentle stream, bright, but at the same time dark blue and purple flowers all over the place. I give a thumbs up to :iconfeainne: . Job well done. I am eager to see more from you ^_^.
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this piece of artwork is very beautiful and it seems like it came from a book! the background is very beautiful and.....enchanted! the girl is very beautiful and it looks like as if it was from a actual movie. your picture is very good and professional. Although, the girl kind of blends in to much, maybe it could be better if you make her stand out more. that is all! besides that fact that she blends in, i think you did a wonderful job at creating this picture! oh, the waterfall scene is just so magnificent! i hop you would create more enchanted looking pictures in the future! good job!
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heartinart Featured By Owner Nov 8, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
very nice!
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feainne Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
:blowkiss:
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RANASULEMAN Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2013
Really Beautiful Work Dear
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:iconfeainne:
feainne Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thank you! :blowkiss:
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RANASULEMAN Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2013
Very Nice My Dear 
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feainne Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thanks :hug:
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wadechevy Featured By Owner Dec 8, 2012
Love this
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feainne Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
:blowkiss: :aww:
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AussieKiwi Featured By Owner Nov 13, 2012
Wow. This is stunning
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feainne Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thank you :hug:
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MoonlightMysteria Featured By Owner Nov 9, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Your wonderful work was featured in my journal: [link] :heart:
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charlotteprimrose Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
i wish i could live there *_* <3
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feainne Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
me too! :)
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9Katerina9 Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2012
Very beautiful
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feainne Featured By Owner Jun 20, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thanks a lot! :rose: :heart:
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9Katerina9 Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2012
no trouble
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Le-Regard-des-Elfes Featured By Owner Apr 26, 2012   Digital Artist
Enchanting scene! :love:
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feainne Featured By Owner Apr 26, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thanks, Dear :heart:
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ForestDwellerHouses Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2012  Professional Artisan Crafter
Very beautiful looking pic!
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feainne Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thanks :)
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ForestDwellerHouses Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2012  Professional Artisan Crafter
Your so very welcome!
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SugarSoldier Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2012
amazing!
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feainne Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thanks :rose:
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SugarSoldier Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2012
u welcome! wow! ur avatar looks amazing!
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feainne Featured By Owner Apr 12, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thanks :D it's this deviation: [link]
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SugarSoldier Featured By Owner Apr 12, 2012
it's beautiful!
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feainne Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
:D :rose:
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SugarSoldier Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2012
C;
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LuzTapia Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2012  Student Digital Artist
Featured here: [link] :)
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Marjie79 Featured By Owner Mar 11, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
so cute
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feainne Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
:hug:
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tamaraR Featured By Owner Mar 11, 2012   Digital Artist
I have featured your beautiful work here: [link]
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frenchfox Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2012
The title says all , it's really wonderful ! :love:
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feainne Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thank you! :blushes:
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yamikea Featured By Owner Dec 22, 2011  Hobbyist
It's so beautiful !! ( O o )
Very good job !! ♥
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feainne Featured By Owner Dec 22, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thank you :hug:
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yamikea Featured By Owner Dec 22, 2011  Hobbyist
You're welcome !! You make a super work !
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Metallslave Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2011
Nicely done!
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feainne Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thanks :hug:
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CherishedMemories Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2011
Stunning scene. Love the purple blooms. Impressive work. :icongwomp: :D
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feainne Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thank you! :huggle:
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sea-of-rains Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2011  Hobbyist Writer
I Love it. i want to be this girl at the picture :)!
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feainne Featured By Owner Jun 25, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
przyznam szczerze że również chętnie zamieniłabym się miejscami z tą dziewczyną z obrazka :D
I cieszę się, że się podoba :hug:
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cararuegg Featured By Owner May 24, 2011
this is purely magical. wow.
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feainne Featured By Owner May 25, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thank you very much, also for the fav&watch! :rose: :)
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Josiane-Rey Featured By Owner May 17, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Hi there! This is a copied/pasted message to tell you this beautiful piece of yours has been featured in my journal Beautiful art made by beautiful people [link] in which I collected some small examples of great art made by people who made difference for me here at dA. Thank you. :heart:
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feainne Featured By Owner May 18, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
:blowkiss:
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FreakMachine Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2011
I can't begin to describe how much I love this. It reminds me of the beautiful world I imagined as a child, and puts the magic and the wonder that I've been searching for back in my heart . Thank you for such a lovely piece of art. This is truly a gift. <3
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feainne Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thank you a lot for leaving me such a wonderful comment, I'm truly glad you liked this piece so much! :rose:
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starlight2infinity Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2011
this is simply so beautiful I love this..:heart:

Well I not sure I want to try and fathom my art from that perspective
but I do think when we create it a lot of our more sublime thoughts find there way into it...

The best way to solve a a daunting seemingly impossible problem is actually "not" to think about it
in time the subconscious will provide the answer we seek...
(the old saying sleep on it)

To quote you
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Anyway, it turns out that this is my most optimistic piece so far. Most fairytale-like. And there is no bitterness, no sorrow, no "suffering lady in a black dress" (this time, beware! :giggle:).
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I quite agree..but I am not sure id say mostly yours were in that vane ( bitterness....etc ) I always seem to find a positive in them...:hmm:

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for one of my oldest friends on DA :)
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