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Sew Closed my Soul by DestinyBlue Sew Closed my Soul by DestinyBlue

...So I can't be hurt again.

She gave her heart to someone and they gave it back to her. She's trying to repair the damage, and wants to hide her soul away so no one else will be able to hurt her again.

Second in the seires of drawing of Paige

While creating this, I was also musing on how it mirrored my artistic situation. I put my heart into my drawings and then offer them on the internet for all to scrutinise, it can be really daunting thing. A lot of the stuff I draw is personal and is never seen by anyone else, so I appreciate the overwhelming support I get when I share with you guys. Sometimes you just want to hide away. This piece isn't born of current guy troubles for me (I have a wonderfuly supportive partner) but from discussions with other people about shared experiences... and bleh, other stuff..

Been enjoying exploring this style more, I know it's another portrait, but I wanted to keep it intimate, like the viewer is close with her and feeling what shes feeling.

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LotusThePirate Featured By Owner 5 days ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
beautifully tender and sad x
LadyMechanikx Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2014  Student General Artist
brad0898 Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2014
There is a beautiful tenderness to your work that makes me think of their story. X
deathstarshotput Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2014
At first glance I thought, "Stitching my heart back together again."
LoZGamer316 Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
😯 I just realized I have that same hairstyle as her
TheNerveOfMe Featured By Owner Sep 4, 2014
This is so deep... Wow
Cityneon Featured By Owner Aug 27, 2014  New member
perfect work !


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OcarinaLink24 Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
You're art is so beautiful omg *o*
haimokochan Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2014  Student General Artist
I love the lighting and colors. They're so soft I could just pet them.
ilovelovecreepypasta Featured By Owner Edited Aug 4, 2014  New member
is it okay if i use the base of your art in a book im going to make? i mean the messages in the art i was thinking with the what if tears left scars one.The girl has scars under her eyes and its a secret please respond i would love to do it
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