You Only Know When It's Gone... by Karen  Helgesen


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Photoshop CS5

Images Used:
Background 1: LINK
Background 2: LINK
Chapel: LINK
Model: LINK
Suspension Bridge: LINK


fantasy, unique, island, rock, chapel, bridge, suspension, cowboy, woman, mountains, water, blue, brown, trees, karen helgesen


  • Karen  Helgesen
    Karen Helgesen10 months ago

  • Norma-jean Morrison
    Norma-jean Mor...10 months ago

    Karen, such a beauty…a;ways beautiful work that you do, splendorous indeed. all goodness always

  • Thank you for your lovely and flattering comment, Norma-jean!

    – Karen Helgesen

  • artisandelimage
    artisandelimage10 months ago

  • paintingsheep
    paintingsheep10 months ago

    That title…so true! And it looks like she’s losin’ her cowboy!! Excellent story and artwork!!

  • Thank you very much, Gena….such a flattering comment!

    – Karen Helgesen

  • Guendalyn
    Guendalyn10 months ago


  • Thank you very much, Guendalyn!

    – Karen Helgesen

  • John44
    John4410 months ago

    Great work Karent, very balanced in colour, very nicely done…!!!
    x fav

  • Thank you for the wonderful comment, John!

    – Karen Helgesen

  • Heloisa Castro
    Heloisa Castro10 months ago

    wonderful work

  • Thank you Heloisa!

    – Karen Helgesen

  • RickDavis
    RickDavis10 months ago

    Hi Karen,,,great blending of all colors and I love the rope bridge!!!!!!


  • Thank you so much, Rick! Glad you liked the bridge…so did I and it took forever to arrange it into the proper perspective!

    – Karen Helgesen

  • Valerie Anne Kelly
    Valerie Anne K...10 months ago

  • Valerie Anne Kelly
    Valerie Anne K...10 months ago

    Love this song! :~} Valz ♥

  • Thank you Valerie!…Isn’t this song just grand? I love it as well! We seem to only miss things/ places/ people when they are no longer here. … sadly!

    – Karen Helgesen

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