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If I have the courage…I might come up with the eleven others…but I thought I would start with mine…
Image created in Photoshop CS5. Credits below description.

Virgo (♍) is the sixth astrological sign in the Zodiac, which spans the zodiac between the 150th and 179th degree of celestial longitude.
Virgo is seasonally associated with the end of summer and the onset of autumn when nature – having borne its fruit – recedes into
conservation.
Because its period indicates a change of season, it is known as a ‘mutable sign’, which indicates an instinct towards changeability and an easy ability to let go of past situations in preparation for future needs. The sign is governed by Mercury, the planet of dexterity, communication, interchange of ideas and study. Mercury is also exalted in this sign, which as an ‘earth-sign’ is marked by practicality and perseverance. This gives an ideal balance between ingenuity of mind, and sharp intellect, and the strength of will needed to see creative ideas through to completion.
In the other elements a strong Mercury can indicate fickleness or unhealthy restlessness, but Virgo’s earthy qualities steady this trait and gives an excellent eye for detail. Virgos are reputed to be adept at languages, to possess a love of literature, a deep interest in history and statistics, and a good memory for details.
Virgo is considered a negative polarity or passive (introvert) sign. This gives the characteristics of being reflective and receptive to the ideas of others. This passivity, accompanied by a flair for discrimination and eloquence with words has given Virgos a reputation for civility and good manners. They are said to have a talent for projects which require precision and detail, and to excel at skills and crafts which require patience and exactitude.
On the negative, they are highly sensitive to perceived criticism, and can appear to worry unduly about the need to make things as perfect as they can be.
One of the Virgo lessons in life is to learn that to err is human, to forgive divine, especially when it comes to love.
Lets see if that description fits the virgos in your life…

Model by mizzd-stock/deviant art link
Dove by mocking-turtle-stock deviant/art link
Earth by fast-eddie deviant/art link
Many many layered textures courtesy of Anna Lenabem and Skeletalmess

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“And in the end, the love you take is equal to the love you make”. – The Beatles

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Comments

  • John44
    John44over 2 years ago

    Bonjour Marie
    A work of art. Beautifully done et bravo
    John

  • Hi! John…Gosh!! you’re faster than a speeding bullet!!!!! Many thanks my friends…hope all is well in your part of the world! Enjoy the rest of the weekend! Marie

    – MarieG

  • mom23girls
    mom23girlsover 2 years ago

    Beautiful work!

  • AngieDavies
    AngieDaviesover 2 years ago

    What a beautiful Virgo, and very informative information as well! I will look forward to seeing the other signs. A great project for your creative mind!

  • Hope I have the courage to do them all!!! Your great comment should help be reach my goal!!! Many thanks Angie! Marie

    – MarieG

  • anaisanais
    anaisanaisover 2 years ago

    WONDERFUL WORK…AN IMAGE VERY FANTASTIC… I WILL WAIT FOR THE SIGN OF CAPRICORN!!!!!

  • Same sign as my mom and my best friend!!! Many thanks Anna…your great comment inspires me!!!! Marie x

    – MarieG

  • tori yule
    tori yuleover 2 years ago

    beautiful work, marie, this is excellent! great info, too. Gemini is an interesting sign, too. haha!

  • Hope I make it there LOL!!!! Many thank Tori! Enjoy the weekend! Marie

    – MarieG

  • Lissywitch
    Lissywitchover 2 years ago

    fabulous work Marie and my hubby’s star sign too :))

  • dovey1968
    dovey1968over 2 years ago

    beautifully created, looking forward to seeing more if the signs as you create them :)

  • Thanks for the vote of confidence!!!!! Hope I can pull it off!

    – MarieG

  • polly470
    polly470over 2 years ago

    Wow, wow, wow!! A triple wow! marie..you have outdone yourself!
    P
    xx

  • Polly…your great comment will give me courage…much needed to finish the series!! Thanks a bunch…enjoy the weekend! Marie

    – MarieG

  • Jennifer Rhoades
    Jennifer Rhoadesover 2 years ago

    Gorgeous work, Marie! The texture work is absolutely masterful!

  • Christina Brundage
    Christina Brun...over 2 years ago

    Beautifully done image! Gorgeous!
    Christina

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