Illustration for an amazing poem by my friend Autumnwind



Suspense – 3 by mjranum-stock
Photographer Marcus Ranum
Model Amber

crow by clandestine-stock
Circus Tent thing by idnurse41
2008 Kansas Antiques 96 by Falln-Stock
Hollow tree by CAStock
Fire Stock by thesuper
Balloons and Sky at OSU 1 by WDWParksGal-Stock
Full moon by steppelandstock

Backgrounds and Textures
Autumn In Transilvania by UmbraDeNoapte-Stock
Dark Classic Texture Set by Shadowhouse
Classic Aged Tones Texture Set by Shadowhouse
Coffee Paper Texture Set by Shadowhouse

Ropes n Chains Brushes by redheadstock

All other images/textures/stock/brushes 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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  • jacqleen
    jacqleenover 3 years ago

    Stunning…Love the MOOD here :)

  • Thank you so much Jacqleen. :-) xo

    – Sybille Sterk

  • Colleen Milburn
    Colleen Milburnover 3 years ago

    Glorious work, Sybille.

  • Many, many thanks Colleen. :-)

    – Sybille Sterk

  • rosalin
    rosalinover 3 years ago


  • Thank you so much Rosalin. :-)

    – Sybille Sterk

  • mttmaliha
    mttmalihaover 3 years ago

    Fantastic creation. A feel a true longing here for simpler things. Lovely

  • Thank you so much Maureen. xo

    – Sybille Sterk

  • Rebecca Tun
    Rebecca Tunover 3 years ago

    wow, fantastic!

  • Thank you so much Rebecca. :-)

    – Sybille Sterk

  • polly470
    polly470over 3 years ago

    Sybille..this is just…just…can’t find the words..I want to do work like this!!!

  • Thank you so much Polly. It took forever as the power supply to my external hard drive went and I had to restart it from scratch. I’m going to do another tutorial soon on colour. :-) xoxoxo

    – Sybille Sterk

  • rosell
    rosellover 3 years ago


  • Thank you so much Rosell. :-)

    – Sybille Sterk

  • aartwaven
    aartwavenover 3 years ago

    there are some truly gifted people on rb, you are one of them, beautiful work.

  • Wow! Many, many thanks for this lovely comment. Makes my day. xo

    – Sybille Sterk

  • Anne  McGinn
    Anne McGinnover 3 years ago

    amazingly beautiful and fantastical

  • Thank you so much Anne. :-) xo

    – Sybille Sterk

  • Cabisha
    Cabishaover 3 years ago

    Marvelous Image Sybille !! Instant FAV for me :-)
    Hugs xx

  • Thank you so much Cabisha. :-) xo

    – Sybille Sterk

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