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The Owl Maiden by PinkParasol The Owl Maiden by PinkParasol
The Owl Maiden
11"x14"
oils on board
June 25, 2012

Here is the second piece of my "women in mythology" series.

In Welsh mythology, Blodeuwedd is the spring and owl goddess, who represents life and death. Her name means "born of flowers" or "flower face." She was created from nine different floral blooms, but then transformed into an owl as punishment for betrayal.
She is part of a triad associated with the changing phases of the moon. She symbolizes fleeting beauty and the blooming of life that must come full circle through darkness and death. She is night and day, and the passing of seasons from spring to winter.

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ohbeautifuldelilah Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2014  Student Writer
Wow this is breathtaking
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oO-Monkey-Oo Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2014  Hobbyist
Absolutely gorgeous!
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Ralouise Featured By Owner Dec 7, 2013
So beautiful
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yeddi4000 Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2013
Beautiful
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Someone-Else79 Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2013
Wooww , love it so much!!!
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ScarletAtlas Featured By Owner Aug 1, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
love!!!!!!!
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ChiuSai Featured By Owner Aug 1, 2013  Student General Artist
I soooooo love the colour holding and how you make the skin looking like real skin!*A* The owls are cute.;3;
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Babou-Shka Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2013
Gorgeous!
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KILL3Rjessica Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2013
Stunning!
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iluboomutty Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2013
owls!!! I wanna hang this up in my room :3
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