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Ten Suns by puimun Ten Suns by puimun
Medium: Watercolors
Size: 10x16 inches
Detail closeups [link]
Prints and original available [link]
Related blog posts: [link] and [link]

Inspired by the Chinese legend of the 10 Sun-Birds who one day descended upon the earth. In order to restore order and save the lands from being scorched to cinders, the Archer God Houyi was called on. He shot down all but one of of the birds.
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bluenova25 Featured By Owner Jan 13, 2012
image wont show :P
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Lilschmoopie Featured By Owner Oct 19, 2011  Professional Traditional Artist
I'm so in awe of your work. What's the biggest piece you've ever done in this style?
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puimun Featured By Owner Oct 19, 2011  Professional Traditional Artist
That would be my Tam Lin piece, [link]
It's 20x40 inches.
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Lilschmoopie Featured By Owner Oct 19, 2011  Professional Traditional Artist
It's fantastic. That is pretty big! I love everything about it. The faces in the tree make me smile :)
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Terrajaide Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2011
I remember the legend. Houyi atually ended up being banished from the heavens. Way cool picture!
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TimHamilton Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2011
This is beautiful, i love the pastel colours and strangeness of the birds, reminds me of Daniel Meriams work :)
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blackunicorn3000 Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2011
I love your style!!
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ElementCaniS Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2011
nice
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infinityloop Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2011   Photographer
imaginative...
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NycterisA Featured By Owner May 14, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Lovely as always, but I'm not sure why someone put it into an Anthro club!
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