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Alexandra
03-05-2011, 12:15 AM
In a car, buried under a railroad track, leading to an abandoned mine deep in the hills of Kentucky....
a mysterious medallion underneath the seat.
It all began in the spring of 1945. He was a young man of twenty seven, just returning from an exploration in a Mayan territory rich in artifacts. This one ended up in his pocket.:eek:

Just playing around with the sphere tool again.:o

semd74
03-05-2011, 12:19 AM
Lot's of depth with rich and beautiful color...very well done...gonna add it to my collection...:):):)

barnburner
03-05-2011, 12:40 AM
This is a beautiful painting Sandy. The colors are just perfect, and it's a great job of painting. I think it's one of your best.
Love the background info that goes with it. You have a great start for a story there! :):)

Mike Severoff
03-05-2011, 02:49 AM
Great, congratulations!

pat1940
03-05-2011, 03:01 AM
Beautiful piece and love the little story Sandra;);):)

Migo
03-05-2011, 04:29 AM
Oh my goodness! That is so nice and RICH. Love it!

Caesar
03-05-2011, 04:42 AM
This is so absolutely amazing! Outstanding vision!

coops
03-05-2011, 08:02 AM
What a dazzling pattern of jewels Sandy, its amazing:)

byroncallas
03-05-2011, 09:59 AM
Terrific Sandy - I hope you'll keep this story going. Who knows what other artifacts are buried there under the tracks just waiting to be discovered. This is a particularly mesmerizing find. :):):):):):):);)

Alexandra
03-05-2011, 12:08 PM
Steve, Mike, MikeS, Pat, Migo, Cesare, and Katie, Thanks so much dear mates!
Dear Byron, I have thought about it all day-I would love to give this a try. Thanks dear man!

byroncallas
03-05-2011, 12:16 PM
Dear Sandy - no doubt there are further riches to be mined. :):):)

D Akey
03-05-2011, 07:39 PM
Not Montezuma, but Busby Berkeley's Revenge. . . Alexandra, I love it but the big head dresses are not Mayan or Aztec for me, but rather I see the ones on the runway in a grand production MGM musical with a shiny stage floor that reflects the set.

Come on, let's put on a show!

Very fun stuff, even if I got it all wrong, hahaha. :cool::D

Lima
03-06-2011, 02:31 AM
Wow wonderful image.

Alexandra
03-06-2011, 05:27 AM
Thanks Byron, I've started yet another beginning-haha!:D
I'll post what I've written so far next week. Maybe Cesare will illustrate it for me.

D-Akey, wrong????? I think not!:p
There's no business like show business like no business I know....Oh what a beautiful morrrrrrnnnning, oh what a beautiful day.....
Sorry, I tried singing in the rain but it didn't seem quite right-it's cold, I'm wet, and I'm old. The kicking the heals together part seemed to do me in. The neighbors are wondering if I've finally had it.:eek:

Thanks dear Oriane, very much appreciated dear forum friend!

AT-TA
03-06-2011, 06:27 PM
Beautiful and original Sandy. Outstanding work. :)

Jules
03-06-2011, 10:56 PM
Looks like an alien like organism, not that ever seen one lol :D Intruiging.

Alexandra
03-07-2011, 02:25 AM
Thanks so much AT, one of those fun things to do with AR.:o:D

Haha Jules, there is so much that we don't see!:eek: This would be a great idea in the story.:cool: It is so funny that you wrote this because I just visited the History Channel site-totally interesting!!!!!

MacPix
03-07-2011, 01:46 PM
Zowie! This is gorgeous! It would be a cool belt buckle or pendant!:D:D:D

Alexandra
03-08-2011, 12:01 AM
Thanks so much Deb!:D