nikolai is a Slavic variant of the masculine name nicholas, or nick, nikki, nik...
"victory of the people."
Ok, so this may be slightly dramatic...
BUT this is such a personal VICTORY for me...
Yes! a near perfect transfer on watercolor canvas!!! I mean Y'all!!!!!!
Photography + modern digital art + "old school" ART!!! my dream.
look at the texture...as Sharon Knettell expressed,and I sooo wholeheartedly agree,
"Each piece is unique and takes its own time to be realized.
I am not concerned with the quantity,
but only that they communicate my understanding of life
and my craft at that particular time."
I have said it before...and I will say it again...
it's the ability of photography with photoshop to MAKE images...
that I am in mad-love with!!! love love love.
"Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time" T.M.
i am an artist.