Art of Darkness visuals



“Deep in an enchanted forest, the scene is set for a sumptuous feast. The chosen have arrived. Where this night will end no one knows. Not even death is inevitable. Lured by the promise of immortality, a host of fantastical beings try their hand at creating the ever-elusive elixir of life. The resulting potions dazzle the eye and ensnare the senses, a beautiful array of jewel-like substances. They may not deny mortality, but they do make the theatre of life a more colourful stage on which to play. It’s a melting pot of individuals, where ideas are exchanged, and new ones created. A surreal gathering from which the guests might never awake. Which is why this night can never end, and the game must be played for eternity. So take your place at the table and let the banquet begin.”

Ceremonia

“All eyes are drawn to Ceremonia, to learn the steps of life’s dance. For it is she who ensures the forces are balanced and the gods appeased. Her body is a patchwork of mythical symbols and semi precious stones – a walking celebration of the earth and the heavens.”

Dark Angel

“A guide to any traveller that fings themself lost between the many realms of reality, the Dark Angel inhabits a twilight world and guards the secret of destiny’s path. Her beauty reflects the shadowed shades of her half-life existence, and celebrates all that is ‘other’.”

Androgyny

“Elusive, ethereal and unforgettable, the beauty of Androgyny trascends the limitations of gender. This is a being for whom labels do not apply. Androgyny assumes whatever role takes its fancy, and refuses to conform.”

Molok

“With the wisdom of generations, Molok the Owl Man’s youthful appearance belies his true age. His all-seeing eyes capture everything that happens in the worlds of both the mortal and the immortal, and are always drawn to the precious metals that he so covets.”

Queen of the Gypsies

“No one can resist the Queen of the Gypsies. This alluring temptress, famed for her seductive veiled dancing, knows how to use her art to get what she wants. Jewels, exotic perfumes, the head of a scorned love on a silver platter – there’s danger to this incredible beauty.”

Faerie

“The Faerie is a character never to be pinned down. Prone to flights of fancy regardless of consequence, she changes her style as often as her mood, and flirts with whatever look catches her attention, however fleeting that may be.”

Jester

“The most mischievous of the guests, the Jester revels in the playfulness and irony of every situation. His wicked sense of humour lingers as much on tragedy as it does on comedy, and it is he who leads the night-time procession to the table of delight and deception.”

Wolfen



(one of my favourites – look at his lashes, I think they were glued on upside down to give them that curve? Amazing!)

“The brooding beauty of Wolfen is as breathtaking as it is unsettling. There is a hunger in his eyes that can never be satisfied, a lust that smoulders day and night, an intensity that demands complete submission. Deny him at your peril.”

Wanton Woman



(my absolute FAVOURITE)

“The Wanton Woman understands the power of her sexuality and uses it to devastating effect. While many lust after her, she merely lusts after the power that her look can command, and revels unashamedly in her boldness.”

*****

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7 thoughts on “Art of Darkness visuals

  1. omg, feast for the eyes more like!
    really happy all the pictures were given their own little post.
    my faves are wanton woman, wolfen, gipsy woman, jest..
    hold on a minute i can’t choose
    god, what a gorgeous collection! woah!
    how would fancy to create a nail design inspired from any of these visuals? umm? :) xx

    liloo/@tsunimee

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