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Oryu-yanagi by mllemia Oryu-yanagi by mllemia
"Oryu-yanagi"
36" x 24"
Acrylic on wood.

Based on the Japanese folk tale (also known as 'the Willow Wife') about a man who marries the spirit of a willow tree. She dies when the villagers cut down her tree for the emperor.

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Daily Deviation

Given 2012-10-31
"Where are you, Kaori?" he cried, but now, too late, he understood that the woman he had always loved was the spirit of the willow...
Oryu-yanagi; acrylics on wood from ~mllemia. ( Featured by SRaffa )
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SharonLeggDigitalArt Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
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Briarfox13 Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
It's a beautiful painting =)
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CanveySue Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Wow, what wonderful work! :clap:
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EdenaBlujul Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Such a Dream! Lovely Works!!
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JoostHermans Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Wonderfull !! Love it ! :peace:
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ASamTsuiFan Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I am seriously in love with all of your paintings!!!
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thisguyrocks Featured By Owner Dec 8, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
This is beautiful, I love all the little details. Really give us something to look at...
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Matoki Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2012
Touching and beautiful =)
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AFineWar Featured By Owner Nov 1, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Stunning work, I love all the little details added into this piece, at first glance its easy to miss but upon taking a longer look at it so much more comes to light. Amazing.
Congratulations on your Daily Deviation :clap:
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Diana-Martinez Featured By Owner Nov 1, 2012
whoa!
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ShanghaiSarah Featured By Owner Nov 1, 2012
I am totally blown away with your work! Such a talent you have! & created another stunning masterpiece!
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Chocolatecookiecrumb Featured By Owner Nov 1, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Wow, your style is amazing, and the composition is so detailed! o.o
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aramacao Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012
I love it!!
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Why-did-Kenji-die Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012
I cant believe you painted this O.O awesome
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joeltonongkh Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012
beautiful and splendid execution!
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LikeDustIllRise Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
An amazing piece!! I'm in awe right now! :)
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rebelbelle76 Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
This is just amazing. I love all the small details.
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SandraAJ Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012
There just are not words to describe how magnificent and impressive that this work conveys. ;)
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aprora Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012
Stunning
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Winnoy Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
The detail in this piece is incredible. Congratulations on the DD; you really do deserve it.
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TheRainGirl Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Beautiful art for a beautiful fairy tale.... :heart:
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DeviantDel Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012
Man, look at the detail in this. Excellent piece.
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Althea-25 Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
amazing work! :)
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Angie-Pictures Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012
Beautiful work! Congratulations on the DD! :iconflowerheartplz:
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JynxyChan Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012
I love it ^.^
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PhotographsByBri Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012
Congrats on the DD, well deserved. :iconthumbsupplz:
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mllemia Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
wow, thanks everyone! : )
This story is really close to my heart.
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WomanWithASword Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Traditional...? :O This is amazing!
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SugarWheel Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
incredible
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ROHIMAT Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012
i like it
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ccaffeine Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012
Truly stunning work! :heart:
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Takluna Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012
Amazing
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tmarez Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
So many details! Congrats on the DD, this is amazing.
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Nimsel Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
So many details! This DD blew my mind. You are amazing artist.
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diaaaa Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012
BIG WOW ! FANTASTIC .

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Nyiana-sama Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012
:la: Congrats on the daily deviation!
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Mouselemur Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Amazing work, so detailed! :D And it's a lovely story accompanying it, gives it that extra dimension :)
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dynamicability Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012
wonderful!!! :love:

Happy Halloween :pumpkin:
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marveen86 Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Well done..I love the details of her face and the overall composition of the wood
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xXTornadoXx Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012  Student Photographer
Beautiful work! :aww: Fantastic details, truly amazing :) Congrats on the DD!
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Princess-Suki-W Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012
OMG this is truly amazing!!!
Congrats on the DD :clap:
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SRudy Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
Astonishing painting :heart:
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lintu47 Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Congrats on the well deserved DD! :heart:
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XanthiaB Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
Absolutely beautiful!
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