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Lord of the rings Nail Art by EnelyaSaralonde Lord of the rings Nail Art by EnelyaSaralonde
This was the first design I made for the 50 week nail art challenge. That week was all bout our favourite books and my favourite books of all time are Lord of the rings, The Hobbit and Silmarillion so making a LOTR design was the first thing that came to mind. I had seen a lot of other nail artists do the One Ring design, but they all made the same on. Black script on gold and I wanted my own little twist to this design.

So before the polish had gone completely dry I took a pen and etched the scription in to the polish, while the ink in the pen made it more sooty, not completely black. This made for a subtle effect.

After I was done I regretted it though. I thought all the other LOTR-designs looked so much better than mine, but on the other hand I always think that way when I get my inspiration from someone else, and of course an original is always better than a copy. :)
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CaptainKika Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2015
I personally think it looks fantastic! 
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FairyRound121 Featured By Owner May 22, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
This looks very nice, I think the 3d effect does more for the nail than a black on gold would.
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EnelyaSaralonde Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Oh thank you so much. I wanted to put my own twist on it. :D 

Sorry for the late reply btw. ^^
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Taloa Featured By Owner May 3, 2013
Awesome *-*
I love it.
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EnelyaSaralonde Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Aaw thank you so much!

Sorry for the late reply btw. ^^
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lulu-bel Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
ooooh pretty i love it!
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EnelyaSaralonde Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you so much! :D 

Sorry for the late reply btw. ^^
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lulu-bel Featured By Owner Mar 14, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
you're welcome. i haven't been on deviant art for a couple months
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5th-Period-Massacre Featured By Owner Feb 2, 2013
LOVE LOVE LOVE THIS! LOTR is my life ;D xo
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EnelyaSaralonde Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you so much!! ^^
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5th-Period-Massacre Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2013
Not a problem xo
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keidream Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2013
THIS IS... OH MY GOSH... I have to do this!
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EnelyaSaralonde Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Aaaaaw thank you so much!!! ^^
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Archenslav8 Featured By Owner Oct 25, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Very Kool! :headbang:
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EnelyaSaralonde Featured By Owner Oct 26, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you so much!! :D
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djial Featured By Owner Oct 25, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
nice :D
Ash Nazg Durbatuluk :spyed2:
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EnelyaSaralonde Featured By Owner Oct 26, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Aww, thank you so much! ^^ Ash Nazg Gimbatul (hope that's right)
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djial Featured By Owner Oct 26, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
it is :D
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CeresMaria Featured By Owner Oct 25, 2012
LOTR RULES!
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EnelyaSaralonde Featured By Owner Oct 25, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Yeah it does! :D
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