Tree of Souls by Rene Ury

Tree of Souls

I loved the new movie "Avatar," especially the dream-like world created (in 3-D!) by James Cameron and his special effects artists. This is my interpretation of the "Tree of Souls," a sacred tree that plays an important role in the film.
Gorgeous and wonderfully done. Take care-Sharon
over 3 years ago
This is just beautiful. Amazing work. Love it.
over 3 years
Beautiful and so creative. Fascinating art work. Nancy
over 3 years
this is so very lovely!!! looks like a dream! (with lots of action) love it! wanda russell
over 3 years
Love the interpretation Rene, great effect. Well done
over 3 years
Beautiful your tree of souls painting, so sparkly, full of light, love our details, your color pallet, your tree, the lights draping so perfectly the branches they are originating from the trunk giving them life, from the roots embedded into the ground...just fabulous! I loved the movie as well!
over 2 years
Hi Rene!
Very interesting and well done!!
Happy New Year
over 2 years
quite intriguing
nice color and love the movement
over 2 years
SPEEEECTACULAR+++!! I can hardly believe my eyes as I stare and stare at this dazzling display of Pure Magic!! BRILLIANT+++!! LOVE+++ this!! Hugs
over 2 years
love it Rene. it's magical!
over 2 years
Love the movie, the tree of life there, your interpretation.
over 2 years
Before I even saw the title, I knew what this tree was. I adored the film Avatar and saw it twice. The special effects and the fantasy dream like world it created were just amazing to me!
My "Spirit of the Rain Forest" was based on a scene from it. Best regards, Joan
over 2 years
This is marvelous, what a beautiful silhouette of this magical tree, great painting and love your inpriration ~~~!~
over 2 years
I too loved that film and I am in awe of your painting of this beautiful tree - absolutely wonderful painting!! :))
over 2 years
Appropriately named and wonderfully portrayed
over 1 year
Very creative and illuminating Rene, and i like your composition and style here.....
over 1 year
Very creative and mystical! I loved the movie Avatar!
over 1 year
This is a real beauty, and you made a wonderful tribute to that special and fantastic movie!
I loved Avatar, it showed us a deep message of loyalty and respect for nature and escence of all things..
over 1 year
Lovely scrawling tree with colors that are just right. Laurel
9 months
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Rene UryI have always been passionate about art -- but am something of a "late bloomer." I took one drawing class and one watercolor class after my son left for college five years ago. Because school no longer appeals to me, I continue to learn from books, magazines, websites, art fairs and the examples of others (like you!). The need to create and share drives me on, and I cherish this site and all its participants.
This work brings up this eternal question about copying - how do you feel about this - I am happy with the idea as long as one is honest about it and...
Amazing painting, , and iam sure even when u copyright a painting ( for wharever reason) u'll still have ur own touch to it, ur own brush strokes and ur own... view answer
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