Two Feathers in Dried Mud

© Norman P. Banks

Two Feathers in Dried Mud

Uploaded: June 08, 2006


Artistic rendering


Barbara Waldoch level-classic June 08, 2006

Very artistic Norman, lovelly composition. #461176

Nadine A. Lewis level-classic June 08, 2006

Creative. I like this a lot. #2870990

Norman P. Banks June 08, 2006

Thanks so much for stopping by and commenting, Barbara and Nadine!

Your support is much appreciated.

Norm #2871390

Jane Summa June 08, 2006

dried mud, that is, Norm! :-) <--big smile (ha)!
I love the few subtle colors at the stem ends of the feathers! & the bg couldn't have been better! This is simple, intrigueing & a great story teller to the viewer! Many thoughts & questions come to mind!
well thought & excellently created! (as always) #2871515

Norman P. Banks June 08, 2006

Thanks Jane, you know that I really appreciate your insightful comments.

Norm #2871560

Ron Jones level-classic June 09, 2006

Boy, can you make Photoshop sing!
Ron #2872610

Norman P. Banks June 09, 2006

Hey Ron, good to hear from ya! Thanks for stopping by and giving such an encouraging comment.

I was surprised at how well this feather scanned, given its shape. The scanner BG even looked nice, so I used the extract tool and made a ragged edge as a border intending to work on it as a stand alone.

However, the more I looked at the image, the more I felt it could say, so this gently evolved.

Norm #2873286

Wendy Stevenson June 09, 2006

Wow Norm, I really like this! The criss cross presentation is so perfect for the subject! Love the baked mud texture and great hues!! Another fine art piece by the master of PS!! #2873643

Norman P. Banks June 10, 2006

Thanks so much, Wendy

Norm #2878532

Jane Summa June 10, 2006

Hi Norm :-) ! Thank you! :-) <--blushing smile #2879218

Pat Gamwell June 15, 2006

OUTSTANDING creation, Norman! Would love to see it hanging in MY 'wigwam'!! lol:) #2898288

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