Sunday, October 21, 2012

Illustration Friday: Sky



This collage of Edmund Dulac's Illustration of the Arabian Nights is my submission for this week's Illustration Friday challenge. I got the free image originally from Dover Publications Edmund Dulac Treasury: 116 Color Illustrations. I printed several copies of it, recolored all of them using watercolor pencils and acrylic ink (this is how the original print looks like). Then I progressively layered the prints to achieve the dimensional look. As befitting an illustration of the Arabian Nights, I embellished the castle with several swarovski crystals! This collage now hangs in my living room, lending an air of magic.


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