Sheherazade by Sybille Sterk

Illustration of Sheherazade – part of my fairy tales series. One of my favouirte heroines – beauty, brain and a righteous heart. :-)

I’m working on a new calendar with all my heroines from fairy tales and literature.



Photography: Desert Dancer – S – 3 by mjranum-stock
Model: Rubiacea

Old Books 5 by Hjoranna
Grunge Hang Tag by RapidYak
Nightstock 863 (Rose) by Nightstock
Bird Cage by mjranum-stock
Battle Axe 1 by ToasterX
Old Dark Room by blOntj

Vines 3 by SheisprettyStock
Silk Stock 1 by gild-a-stock
Oriental Textures Pk12 by inspyretash-stock
Fan Silhouette by fetishfaerie-stock

All other images/stock/brushes/textures my own.


I am a very creative person and it’s my way of dealing with the world, inside and out. I am only happy when I am making things or painting or writing. There are just not enough hours in the day…. I am into poetry and photo manipulation at the moment and also dabbling in photography. :-)

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  • Druidstorm
    Druidstormover 4 years ago

    Such beauty you cast my friend! This is amazing; a real gem of wonder! Bravo, bravo!!!…)o(

  • Thank you so much. It was fun and one of those images that just came together. :-)

    – Sybille Sterk

  • Anita Inverarity
    Anita Inverarityover 4 years ago

    Gorgeous work- love the lighting xx

  • Thank you so much. :-) The lighting was important to me int his one. Glad it worked. :-) xo

    – Sybille Sterk

  • LudaNayvelt
    LudaNayveltover 4 years ago

    stunning work

  • Thank you so much. :-)

    – Sybille Sterk

  • Valentina D
    Valentina Dover 4 years ago

    Lovely colors and textures…and earth yet dreamy feel to this. Beautiful work.

  • Thank you so much Valentina. :-)

    – Sybille Sterk

  • michellerena
    michellerenaover 4 years ago

    Wonderful work, looking forward to seeing the calender

  • Thank you so much. :-) I’ve just posted the calendar here :-)

    – Sybille Sterk

  • AndreaEL
    AndreaELover 4 years ago

    Wonderful work, great emotion.

  • Thank you so much Andrea. I love the story, so it had to be special. :-)

    – Sybille Sterk

  • Tammera
    Tammeraover 4 years ago


  • Thank you so much Tammera. :-) I had so much fun with this one. Glad all my intentions came across. :-)

    – Sybille Sterk

  • Anne  McGinn
    Anne McGinnover 4 years ago

    hauntingly beautiful

  • Thank you so much Anne. :-) Greatly appreciated. xo

    – Sybille Sterk

  • Belinda Leopold
    Belinda Leopoldover 4 years ago

    WOW…that is special x

  • Thank you so much Belinda. Glad you like. xo

    – Sybille Sterk

  • Trenchtownrock
    Trenchtownrockover 4 years ago

    Extremely cool work.

  • Thank you so much. :-)

    – Sybille Sterk

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