Done in Photoshop CS5 using two stock images from and layering. Tweaked the red ballet shoes to make it pop more.

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“You must have chaos within you to give birth to a dancing star.”
 Friedrich Nietzsche

Stock Images: Deviant Art


  • heatherfriedman
    heatherfriedmanalmost 3 years ago

    This is marvelous!

  • Thank you Heather! So kind of you!

    – Karen Helgesen

  • heatherfriedman
    heatherfriedmanalmost 3 years ago

    Did you ever see an old movie titled The Red Shoes ? About a ballerina….

  • I have heard of it…but, never saw it! I do love old movies, though! Must find it and watch it…sounds wonderful!

    – Karen Helgesen

  • Carol Knudsen
    Carol Knudsenalmost 3 years ago

    This is marvelously radiant and beautiful Karen….xx

  • Thanks Carol! I had another image in mind…then tried this version and my sweetie walked by and loved it….so here it is!!

    – Karen Helgesen

  • heatherfriedman
    heatherfriedmanalmost 3 years ago

    I do hope you can find it and see it.. please let me know what you think of it afterwards… would you??

  • I would love to! Shall start the hunt for “Red Shoes” tomorrow!!

    – Karen Helgesen

  • Rachel Williams
    Rachel Williamsalmost 3 years ago

    Fantastic image. Love the color and contrast.

  • Thank you so much Rachel!

    – Karen Helgesen

  • Dr. Harmeet Singh
    Dr. Harmeet Singhalmost 3 years ago

    Excellent work

  • Thank you very much!!

    – Karen Helgesen

  • naturelover
    natureloveralmost 3 years ago

    Great colours, a beautiful image Karen

  • Thank you very much…very kind of you!

    – Karen Helgesen

  • ZeeZeeshots
    ZeeZeeshotsalmost 3 years ago

    Gorgeous Work!

  • Thank you very much!

    – Karen Helgesen

  • Valerie Anne Kelly
    Valerie Anne K...almost 3 years ago

  • Yeah! I got a Valerie Banner! Thank you so much, my friend….i so appreciate all of your support!

    – Karen Helgesen

  • mom23girls
    mom23girlsalmost 3 years ago

    Fabulous image!!

  • Thank you so much! It was a bit out of the box for me….but, it is a good thing to change to break out from those boxes from time to time!

    – Karen Helgesen

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