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PostPosted: Sat Mar 28, 2015 10:08 pm 
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A very good likeness. ;)

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 29, 2015 12:19 am 
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Yes, of that Voronwë. ;)

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 06, 2016 9:21 pm 
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The artist asks not to republish their work, but there are some gorgeous paintings on their tumblr, such as this Farewell to Boromir, as well as more lighthearted but adorable art.

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‘There’s no greys, only white that’s got grubby. I’m surprised you don’t know that. And sin, young man, is when you treat people as things. Including yourself. That’s what sin is.’
‘It’s a lot more complicated than that -’
‘No. It ain’t. When people say things are a lot more complicated than that, they means they’re getting worried that they won’t like the truth. People as things, that’s where it starts.’
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 06, 2016 9:28 pm 
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Very nice!

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PostPosted: Tue Apr 26, 2016 5:59 pm 
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This is worth posting here. I had not been familiar with Joe Gilronan's work before I saw this on Facebook, but from the pictures here, it is pretty spectacular.

From the Shire to the Sea: The Art of Joe Gilronan (PRE-ORDER)

A couple of samples

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PostPosted: Tue Apr 26, 2016 7:39 pm 
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Wow, those are gorgeous, Voronwë! At the link, I think my favorite was the Fellowship at Rivendell.

The Moria painting reminds me a lot of paintings of scenery in the American West by nineteenth-century artists.

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PostPosted: Fri Apr 29, 2016 10:23 pm 
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Just noting that the first picture that I linked to is showing up in my tapatalk feed, which is lovely.

Sent from my VS985 4G using Tapatalk

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PostPosted: Sat Apr 30, 2016 8:44 am 
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Oh look, it has Sheep!

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‘No. It ain’t. When people say things are a lot more complicated than that, they means they’re getting worried that they won’t like the truth. People as things, that’s where it starts.’
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 30, 2016 1:00 pm 
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And now the second picture is showing up. That's lovely too. :)

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PostPosted: Sat Apr 30, 2016 1:11 pm 
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Frelga wrote:
Oh look, it has Sheep!


Yes, well, we like to honor our new members, you see. ;)

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