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Three Raven Brothers by jankolas Three Raven Brothers by jankolas
For the round 1 of "Team dArt Showdown" [link] , with the topic "Change".

We are a Slavic team (me :iconjankolas:, :iconmirachravaia: and :iconsnowberenika: from Slovakia, and :icondragonrider3: from Montenegro), so we decided to interpret the theme through Slavic folklore. Pavel Dobšinský was the most famous fairy-tale collector in the Slovakia, and this fairy-tale, called "The Tree Raven Brothers" is from his collection. It is similar to Andersen's Wild Swans: there are three brothers, turned to ravens, and their sister who has to free them by seven years of not speaking. The raven brothers live in a crystal castle as men during the night, and fly through the world like ravens during the day.

We decided to depict this change, together with the changing seasons in our works:

:iconsnowberenika: - Spring
:iconmirachravaia: - Summer
:icondragonrider3: - Autumn
:iconjankolas: - Winter (this work) - watercolour painting
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:iconemeraldnephilim8:
i remember the story from storyteller tv show
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prettyflour Jul 12, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
This has been featured in my journal!

[link]

:)
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SheSeesRavens Jun 14, 2013  Student General Artist
This is stunning... Love the poses and the choice of feathering on the humans!
Love it!
:blackrose:
~Fallon
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jankolas Jun 16, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you. :thanks:
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SheSeesRavens Jun 19, 2013  Student General Artist
Of course! :)
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TheLostTargaryen Feb 19, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Wow, this is fantastic! Beautiful story behind it too. Love it! :heart:
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jankolas Feb 20, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you. :thanks::)
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:iconangie-pictures:
Beautiful work! Congratulations on the DD! :iconflowerheartplz:
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jankolas Jul 16, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you. :thanks::)
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