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Words from an unfinished description of being on the edge of sleep. I wanted to capture the surreal feeling as consciousness dissolves in the darkness and your imagination starts to light the twisted path to your dreams.

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forest, light, poem, typography, darkness, sweet, sleep, air, imagination, dear, description

I am a Melbourne based artist.
I communicate through a mix of traditional and digital media.

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  • alwayslovedcc
    alwayslovedccabout 4 years ago

    very very nice steve! thumbs up! :)

  • Hey thanks – that was quick. I should actually be getting some sleep right now.

    – Steve Leadbeater

  • cmariani
    cmarianiabout 4 years ago

    nice.. cool & strangely sweet indeed :)

  • Well put. Thanks for checking it out.

    – Steve Leadbeater

  • Alvaro Sánchez
    Alvaro Sánchezabout 4 years ago

    love it mate great deisgn! reminds me a bit o some early work of Stefan Sagmeister…anyways i love the piece

  • Thanks Alvaro – I see what you mean about SS. Maybe that’s why this piece just fell into place so easily after I had the idea about being on the edge of sleep.

    – Steve Leadbeater

  • hughwaller
    hughwallerabout 4 years ago

    Nice work.

  • Thanks Hugh :)

    – Steve Leadbeater

  • L B
    L Babout 4 years ago

    great work.. love the hand type

  • Cheers Lindsay, that part was fun.

    – Steve Leadbeater

  • zoe trap
    zoe trapabout 4 years ago

    mmmm, beautiful & inspiring! I’ve got a few pics of plastic dudes similar….might have to do something with them

  • Thanks Zoe. Here’s some more toy action:

    – Steve Leadbeater

  • zoe trap
    zoe trapabout 4 years ago

    just for fun

  • Ha ha! :) Love it.

    – Steve Leadbeater

  • donnamalone
    donnamaloneabout 4 years ago

    this image is “strangely sweet” so glad i stumbled upon it.

  • Thanks so much Donna :)

    – Steve Leadbeater

  • 1905
    1905about 4 years ago

    this is cool man… ride on! like the atosphere keep on!

  • Cheers – It came together organically but the mood was always going to be key.

    – Steve Leadbeater

  • animo
    animoalmost 4 years ago

    gorgeous image + words

  • Thanks so much animo :)

    – Steve Leadbeater

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