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Friends set you Free by DestinyBlue Friends set you Free by DestinyBlue
The cages we create can be unlocked, and the best people to do it are our friends. They can give us wings.

Sequel to: Trapped by School by DestinyBlue

This is dedicated to all my friends and supporters, you've helped me more than you'll ever know :hug: Thank you.

I enjoyed creating this, and especially like the fact that the cage she drew was rubbed out by her friend and has now become her glowing halo. Funny how things change :)

I had situations in my life where I had to paint my own wings, I drew about it in my piece: Paint your Wings by DestinyBlue but there are so many situations in life where we need to rely on others, teamwork is the backbone of society. Help you friends, they probably need you more than you realise.

Peace love and oldest friends,
~Blue x

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TTheFaceless Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2016  New Deviant Hobbyist General Artist
...forget red just need a friend to give tou wings. ^_^
CubyChris Featured By Owner Edited Jun 15, 2016  New Deviant Hobbyist Digital Artist
This is probably the most inspirational, beuatifull picture I've ever seen in my life. :)
ARTistFS Featured By Owner May 26, 2016  New Deviant Student Traditional Artist
This makes me smile.
Daninsky Featured By Owner May 26, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
Your art is beautiful.
Sometimes so true it hurts, too, but this one... this is just beautiful.
CaldoRosa Featured By Owner May 16, 2016  Hobbyist Artist
EmilyFaithFazbear17 Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2016  Hobbyist Artist
i love this one :)
Star-candy-catxx Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2016  Student Digital Artist
This is so beautiful! So is the description!
Ariane-Wesker Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
It's so beautiful :)
Auua-Ytjoml Featured By Owner Feb 28, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
It would be really cool to photograph these two scenes in real life.
DraganTheMighty Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2016  Hobbyist Writer
Can I use this as a preview image for Angels On Earth and its greek version Aggeli Sti Yi?

Of course if you accept I'll credit you by putting links to your profile and to here.

Here there are some other cases I've done this with other people's artwork to check if you want

Lions and Taxes
Follow The Sun
The Ship Of No Return
Winter Dreams
A Boy
The Sword Of Thamocles

I'll understand if you deny, but when you can give me answer. In the past it had happened someone to accept, but after a long time when I had already chosen another picture to use as I thought that not answering to me was a rejection.
MaxSchnell1 Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
I feel like this is my best friend and I. During Junior High, my best friend was NOT my best friend. She was teased and bullied, called a " Mexican, do you speak English?" I joined in, the attention was off me so why not? That summer she tried to commit suicide. That next school year during volleyball I got to know her more, and I reached out and pulled her out of the tar of depression. (Request for a piece like that? A hand stretching out to save you? Just ideas) before she moved a while ago, she left me a note in my locker. Telling me her story. Every time I read it I cry, thinking about how I saved her from killing herself.
Star-candy-catxx Featured By Owner Mar 16, 2016  Student Digital Artist
Well, there is kind of a pic like that from my fav artist. Someone pulling you out of the depth of depression.…
MaxSchnell1 Featured By Owner Mar 16, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks :)
Star-candy-catxx Featured By Owner Mar 17, 2016  Student Digital Artist
You're welcome! ^_^
artmyheart12 Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2016
I wonder when/if someone will draw wings for me to fly away from my lonely cage
somersummer Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
ur awesome!!!!
YouAreCool10 Featured By Owner Jan 23, 2016  Student General Artist
This reminds me of Castiel for some reason!
doodle1976 Featured By Owner Jan 22, 2016
<3 lovely idea
Anna9191 Featured By Owner Jan 22, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
It's so imressive
Bioteknos Featured By Owner Jan 20, 2016  Professional General Artist
To be honest, this work is gorgeous; i understand and identify your feelings and subtext but I've been under the same and the way you put all these tragic beauty is just wonderful (Believe me, there's tears in my eyes right now I'm also looking at the cage picture :heart: )

I must admit I've been a fanatic of your work sin a looong time! :love:  but  I didin't know all these works i love were from you :( but a friend told me about your gallery and is even better as I supposed :la:  is wonderful! :blackrose: :flirty: :heart:
Alexingo Featured By Owner Jan 16, 2016  Student General Artist
I love this so much!! Heart :happybounce: La la la la 
This amazing artwork and a great friend inspired me to write a poem called Friends set you Free. I hope you don't mind that it has the same title.
C-Hillman Featured By Owner Jan 10, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
Very nice, love the hair.
Rastarock8 Featured By Owner Jan 9, 2016
"friends are angels who put us back on our feet when our wings cannot fly"
Frozen-Sol Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I wish I had friends like that...

Sorry for lamenting again :(  But this picture is nice :)  Wish someone could paint wings on me like that.
art3mis254 Featured By Owner Dec 15, 2015
This is just so true! And amazing artwork as well...I truly wish I could draw like this.
Peilinsirpale Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2015
Reminds me of when I was once crying after class and my friend was there though school was over and I could just hug her until my sorrow went over... I'm so thankful for her about that time :heart:
   Amazing art, Blue! 
ilovenikkimaxwell Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
Friends really DO set you free from immature, mean-stuff-gossiping kids!
(Dork Diaries!)
In real life, also!!
So I LOVE This!!
Wagusad Featured By Owner Dec 4, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
i know it.
julibugs Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I know just how true this is. I really like this picture.
ShadowBori Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2015
Love itClap 
huppyleon Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
just only true friend
Len11999 Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
"friends" are jerks who criticize your every move and what your in to. 
garfieldcfcfc Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2015
You need some new friends, if that's the case.
Len11999 Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
yeah but they'd either have to be older or younger than me. 
garfieldcfcfc Featured By Owner Nov 14, 2015
Then go out and find some new people to be around, sticking with people like that is really painful ;-;
Gamer156 Featured By Owner Sep 13, 2015  Hobbyist Artist
Um maybe those are your friends? Theres many different types of Friends out there! 
Krabyplankton Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2015  Student Filmographer
this is cute 
marshymalloowlolk Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2015  Student
Can you stop making such beautiful art

Admiral-M-10K Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2015
This is a beautiful sequel to the first. Love it!La la la la 
Septuminous Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
Nice ass!
puppyinabox Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2015  Student Digital Artist
Naoxe Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
I've never seen more amazing picture than that...
Epi-Catz Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2015  Student General Artist
Wow.. this is inspiring. keep on making art and inspiration!
CuteCat213 Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2015  Hobbyist Writer
This reminded me of the song Paint You Wings and it's so beautiful.
LittleMonster789 Featured By Owner Aug 10, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Beautiful concept and gorgeous artwork. I absolutely love this.
TurtleLove2 Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
This and the first one man... I saw them and they hit me so hard. I'm normally very shy and very very quiet. I'm the girl most people don't really talk to because no one ever really knows what to say.
When I'm with my friends though it's different. They always comment on how much energy I have and how they don't think anyone else can see that about me and I've said before "It's because they don't know me." People that know me, know I'm the exact opposite of what I seem. :D (Big Grin) 
drazzonic Featured By Owner Aug 6, 2015
This is so significant for me...
swedishnovels Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2015  Hobbyist Writer
Thank you. You are the person who've inspired me to be brave enough to start practicing my painting again. <3
Your artwork is amazing!
HopefulAlyx Featured By Owner Jul 28, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
holy ....

I found this pic a long long time ago (in a galaxy far, far away) and was wondering: who the fu*** created this. And now, I've got the answer! You!

DonnieAndMikey Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2015  Hobbyist Writer
You are officially one of my favorite deviants on this website. You put so much emotion in your work and it really shows. Just gorgeous! 
You definitely know what art truly is.
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