Undefinable by Pamela Phelps

“TIME is the most undefinable yet paradoxical of things;
the past is gone, the future is not come,
and the present becomes the past even while we attempt to define it,
and, like the flash of lightning,
at once exists and expires.”
~Charles Caleb Colton

A little surreal fun with Steampunk Time Pieces composed in Photoshop using many layers, effects, shadows, textures, and filters. Each layer independently arranged and adjusted.

Background courtesy of KerstinFrank of Flickr
All steampunk gadgets and time pieces courtesy of Jinxmim of Deviant Art
Original textures used.

“Sing like no one’s listening,
love like you’ve never been hurt,
dance like nobody’s watching,
and live like its heaven on earth.”
~Mark Twain

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  • Charmiene Maxwell-batten
    Charmiene Maxw...about 3 years ago

    what a great picture and words!

  • Thanks so very much!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • Ayan Ghoshal
    Ayan Ghoshalabout 3 years ago

    Excellent…… a fave .

  • Thanks kindly Ayan!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • miroslava
    miroslavaabout 3 years ago

    great composition and writing !!! :)))

  • Thank you!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • JRGarland
    JRGarlandabout 3 years ago

    Awesome looking!!

  • Thanks!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • Lois  Bryan
    Lois Bryanabout 3 years ago

    what a fabulous and fun collection of images brought together seamlessly and beautifully!!! What a wonderful artist you are!!!!

  • Thank you so much for your wonderful support! I am so appreciative!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • tori yule
    tori yuleabout 3 years ago

    great work
    you should consider adding this to Abstract-Surreal Art

  • Thanks Tori, it is pending moderation!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • Sheryl Gerhard
    Sheryl Gerhardabout 3 years ago

    Really interesting. Lots to look at. It really draws you in to take a closer look. I like how the bulbs look like hot air balloon. And I noticed there’s an owl. lol

  • Oh yes, the owl is in there…LOL! Thanks my friend!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • barnsis
    barnsisabout 3 years ago

    Looks like something I would try to invent (:>) Like this one a lot Sis

  • Thanks bro…I can see you doing that!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • FelicityB
    FelicityBabout 3 years ago

    Oh very clever!!

  • Thank you so much!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • Johanna26
    Johanna26about 3 years ago

    A wonderful capture Pamela and excellent editing ..

  • Thank you so very much!

    – Pamela Phelps

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