Sorrow Cypress

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Art by StarTwo

As the series we’re working on and off called Sorrow Flowers explores, this illustration called “Sorrow Cypress” speaks for the Cypress Tree- in this case a branch soon to bloom.

With the established meaning of sorrow and sadness, these are popular trees in Cemeteries where they symbolize the mourning and the despair related to losing someone dear to our heart.
Less known is how they are meant to ward evil spirits away and an eastern symbol for life and eternity.

The Cypress branch on its way to bloom, finds the path to bring light to the darkness.

Check the previous works on this series of Sorrow Flowers:

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Sorrow Cypress ~ Detail

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Art by StarTwo

Finally another flower is about ready to surface on our series! Don’t miss the Cypress Sorrow Flower on our next post!

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Sleepless ~ Detail

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Art by StarTwo

Today we’re sharing the detail of a previous illustration, drawn in pencil traditionally then inked and colour applied digitally.

It deals with sleep and the lack of it as the nights go by, but read more about it on the posts below.

The ►inking video◄ is right here

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A Devil’s Weaving ~ Detail

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Weaving a wheel of fortune with the thread of destiny, the weaver calls the question: how much is fated and how much is up to one’s responsibility? Would you take chances and turn away from values and beliefs in the excuse of fate?

This is the detail of a previous illustration, made from the inspiration of a common phrase in Portuguese that you can read all about by clicking on the image below!

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The Wolf and the Hawk ~ Ladyhawke Detail

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Sharing our love for old movies is something we enjoy, and today we’re showing a detail of our illustration from Ladyhawke – finished in 2019.

Check out the final version and also the lineart below. A click away to see them in a bigger size!

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