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April 2, 2012
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"I Wake to Sleep"
16 x 8"
Acrylic on canvas
Not For Sale

Etsy Shop Special: Include the word "Sleep" in the notes to the seller, and get a free print with your order! [link] Your "surprise" print will be based on your purchase--in other words, if you buy a bevy of lions, I won't gift you one of my nudes!

4/11/12--Holy cow, a DD, and on a painting I love!!! Thank you so very much for all of your favorites and comments!

Dreaming while waking, from one end of the night to the other.

Again, my thanks to SilvieTstock [link] for the excellent references. She's swiftly becoming something of my dark muse!

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None of my images are to be used, reproduced, or distributed in any media (wallpapers included) without express written permission. My work is NOT stock and is NOT public domain--it is how I make my living.


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Given 2012-04-11
Seeking audience with King Morpheus from dawn til dusk til dawn again, I Wake to Sleep; acrylics on canvas from*MerenSheritra. ( Suggested by Dragos-Sulgheru and Featured by SRaffa )
emammay Dec 1, 2013  Student Photographer
Wow. This is stunning.
Thank you!  She's one of my favorites from last year.
OrangeWithATopHat Oct 25, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is gorgeous! 
I can relate to the title so much lol :heart:
Thank you very much!
OrangeWithATopHat Oct 26, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
No problem! :hug:
fayjan19 Jun 30, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
THIS IS SOO beautiful!!!!....true story of mine i had a dream that i drew something and whether i held it up or down i saw an image :D ..uuuhhh this reminds me of my dream :D
I'm glad to help you remember your dream! :)
19as93 Jun 27, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
You have an amazing gallery and this work has something mysterious ;) Really great :)
Thank you very much!
19as93 Jun 29, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
You are welcome :)
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