The Ring of the Raven King by Lynnette Shelley

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Original is pen and ink and gold pen on grey cardstock.

Original sold 2010

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Having a great love animals, fairytales, and world mythology, Pennsylvania artist Lynnette Shelley fuses these influences into her strikingly unique illustrations. Her artwork strikes a primal chord in many viewers, with almost Jungian associations to the colors and shapes. Her artworks have been likened to images from an undiscovered ancient civilization or culture.

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  • Belinda Leopold
    Belinda Leopoldover 5 years ago

    Lovely! x

  • Adam Gormley
    Adam Gormleyover 5 years ago

    WOW brilliant artwork Lynnette, love the shading here to give depth!

  • Thank you Adam. I decided to try something more traditional as I had been doing other types of works lately. Also I had just gotten back from seeing an Edward Gorey exhibit, and was inspired by his pen and ink works (not that this picture looks anything like his work).

    – Lynnette Shelley

  • Anni Morris
    Anni Morrisover 5 years ago

    Beautiful artwork, ravens are a gtrat choice…full of folklore :) ~ Anni

  • Anita Inverarity
    Anita Inverarityover 5 years ago

    Wonderful work x

  • liljo
    liljoover 5 years ago

    a beautiful bird… beaut penwork…:)

  • Thank you.
    I plan on doing another raven soon, or perhaps a magpie

    – Lynnette Shelley

  • redboy
    redboyover 5 years ago

    simply perfect

  • It is far from perfect but thank you very much for your kind words.

    – Lynnette Shelley

  • BLYTHART
    BLYTHARTover 5 years ago

    I have just looked through your portfolio and I can truthfully say I admire every picture on display.

  • Thanks very much. I appreciate such kind words coming from another talented artist.

    – Lynnette Shelley

  • catherine walker
    catherine walkerover 5 years ago

    Fabulous..so well done!

  • madvlad
    madvladover 5 years ago

    QUOTE the raven ,never-more poot ole poe, has lost his bird- and you found him

  • Rhinovangogh
    Rhinovangoghover 5 years ago

    OMG you surpised me with this one. I adore the simplicity and beauty of this little crow. I also happened to read a lot of Poe growing up. Love the ring, the tonality and the emotion of it. I feel tentativeness when I look at the piece. I like it! A-Loht! RVG

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