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2011 Contest - The Enchanted Doll by Marina Bychkova. The Nymph Daphne by Maura What is it like to be loved by the Gods?

2011 Contest - The Enchanted Doll by Marina Bychkova

What if your prayers were listened and answered? One has to wonder if the mysterious ways of the Gods would conform to our desires and if their intervention would really bring the help we hope for. This doll is inspired by the myth of the nymph Daphne. The Gods indeed loved her. Apollo burned with passion for her. Was she gifted with eternal beauty and glory for her virtue? This doll comes with bay leaf branches bracelets and headdress, root-shaped boot, and a bark-like tattoo on half of her body. Anne Boleyn by Maura What does it feel to be loved by a king? This doll was inspired by Anne Boleyn, mother of Queen Elisabeth I. Nautilus by Maura Nautilus was an immortal nymph of the waves.

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Top 40 Useful Sites To Learn New Skills

You just have to know where to look. Sure, you can use Google, Yahoo, or Bing to search for sites where you can learn new skills , but I figured I’d save you some time. Here are the top 40 sites I have personally used over the last few years when I want to learn something new. Hack a Day - Hack a Day serves up fresh hacks (short tutorials) every day from around the web and one in-depth ‘How-To hack’ guide each week.eHow - eHow is an online community dedicated to providing visitors the ability to research, share, and discuss solutions and tips for completing day-to-day tasks and projects.Wired How-To Wiki - Collaborate with Wired editors and help them build their extensive library of projects, hacks, tricks and tips.

Making Complex Selections in Photoshop - DesignFestival » For Web Design Trends. Making precise selections in Photoshop is an essential skill that every designer needs.

Making Complex Selections in Photoshop - DesignFestival » For Web Design Trends

As a print designer, you will find yourself using selections to remove objects from their background to place within ads. As a web designer, you might extract an image and place it on a website with no background. If you are a photographer, you might make a selection to remove blemishes or other unwanted features from an image. You can’t get around it; everyone uses selections, and if you make excellent selections, you’ll end up with excellent work. So, what do you do when you have something that is extremely difficult to select with normal selection tools? Even with the masking and channels, you can’t make a precise selection consistently. You can try the quick selection tool, which does a great job of making a selection of the bulk of the image, but making a more refined selection is difficult with this method.

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60 Creative and Brilliant logo designs for your inspiration

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