forsaken 07 McCarthy

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Postby automator on Sat Jun 30, 2007 1:55 pm

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Postby stoffel on Sat Jun 30, 2007 2:33 pm

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Postby ketstroxan on Sat Jun 30, 2007 2:43 pm

stoffel wrote:another great one from dan, so glad i decided to jump on the half sub two months ago


same here... only way i could still get 'the day everything...' from him
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Postby freaksmeout on Sat Jun 30, 2007 3:24 pm

I don't know why, but this made me kinda laugh. I can relate.

Hey, we've all felt that way at one time or another.

Like the time I threw my golf clubs in a pond and said "drymount It!" :lol:

Good word, Dan! You nailed the emotion!
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Postby But-we-unleashed-a-lion on Sat Jun 30, 2007 5:20 pm

Just love it and bought it!
Dan's on vacations till 7 July
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Postby muffinslinger on Sat Jun 30, 2007 11:06 pm

my first print by dan. ok it's not actually for me but i'm still excited. love it.
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Postby norelation on Sun Jul 01, 2007 1:13 am

Let me be the first to say I don't like it. Not that Dan doesn't kick royal ass, and the art itself is great, but I would never frame it. Too much negative energy.

squid and whale is still my favorite for the year.
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Postby AckAlex on Sun Jul 01, 2007 5:35 pm

I think this print amazing :shock: I really love the theme, well done Dan :lol: Best money I ever spent has to be on this subscrption 8)
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Postby hotniks160 on Sun Jul 01, 2007 5:57 pm

Mooney wrote:Let me be the first to say I don't like it. Not that Dan doesn't kick royal ass, and the art itself is great, but I would never frame it. Too much negative energy.

squid and whale is still my favorite for the year.


negativity? what are you talkin about. It is obvious this guy is chopping off the broken, torn sail in order to survive. the boat's got a motor. The art obviously is interpreted as " a new beginning"
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Postby norelation on Sun Jul 01, 2007 7:55 pm

forsaken: to renounce or turn away from entirely. synonym see: abandon.

you're probably right though.
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Postby haven on Sun Jul 01, 2007 9:36 pm

hotniks160 wrote:
Mooney wrote:Let me be the first to say I don't like it. Not that Dan doesn't kick royal ass, and the art itself is great, but I would never frame it. Too much negative energy.

squid and whale is still my favorite for the year.


negativity? what are you talkin about. It is obvious this guy is chopping off the broken, torn sail in order to survive. the boat's got a motor. The art obviously is interpreted as " a new beginning"


Well, he's not chopping the sail, which is already gone, he's chopping the mast. And if the boat had a motor, which is nowhere to be seen in the print, he wouldn't have to chop the "sail" in order to survive. So I guess maybe it's not quite so obvious.
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Postby mcgod on Sun Jul 01, 2007 10:26 pm

I like an image like this precisely because it's not as straightforward, as 'positive' as some others
The willing sabotage, stranding, isolating yourself, due to what? Hurt or fear, belligerence or ego- or just plain stupidity? A lot of people relate to those conditions. It seems to portray a negative experience, a bad moment...but...maybe that's in order to never forget it, and be inspired to fight through/ avoid it the next time around
Can't say what Dan meant, but imo it was deeper than "bummer" ;)
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Postby ryan_1969 on Sun Jul 01, 2007 10:55 pm

it's Locke sabotaging another way off the island.
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Postby byc101 on Mon Jul 02, 2007 7:07 am

He's just trying to make a large fishing pole.
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Postby djpubbs on Mon Jul 02, 2007 3:27 pm

looks good! unsure if i can pull the trigger due to financial reasons!
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