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Eleanor of Aquitaine, from France; Queen of England and Mother to Richard the Lionheart...By Artist Unknown...
Kinuko Y. Craft is an Japanese-born American contemporary painter, illustrator and Fantasy artist, one of the most widely respected and well known fantasy artists in the United States today.Her past commissions have included book covers of many well known fantasy authors, opera posters, fairy tale books and covers for many national magazines.During her career Kinuko Craft has become known for meticulous attention to detail, a passionate love of fine art and a deep knowledge of art history.
Kinuko Y. Craft Eleanor of Aquitaine. One of the most widely respected and well known artists and illustrators in the World today. Her past commissions have included paintings for book covers of the who’s who of well known fantasy authors, opera posters, fairy tale books as well as covers for almost every major national magazine. During her storied career she has become known for meticulous attention to detail, a passionate love of fine art and a deep knowledge of art history.
kinuko y craft "elizabeth". An unusual fantasy view of the Virgin Queen. We look past the Queen to see what she is looking at.
Kinuko Y. Craft's cover for the YA novel "Wildwood Dancing." This one is worth some study.
The Grail of the Summer Stars - Kinuko Y. Craft Artwork: © Kinuko. Y. Craft, All Rights Reserved www.kycraft.com
Beautiful: Eleanor of Aquitaine - queen of France (1137–1152) and of England (1154–1189) - by Kinuko Y. Craft
Cybele's Secret - Kinuko Y. Craft Artwork: © Kinuko. Y. Craft, All Rights Reserved www.kycraft.com
The Return of Persephone by Kinuko Y. Craft. Graphite and color pencil on Arches paper, 2011.
The Art of Kinuko Y. Craft - How cool is a Moon Goddess with bathed in the glow of goodness. . .
Eleanor of Aquitaine by Kinuko Y Craft by pony.gallery, via Flickr
Elenor of Aquitaine...The only woman to be a Queen of both England and a Queen of France
Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122-1204) The most powerful woman of the High Middle Ages. Mother to three Plantagenet Kings: Henry (the Young King), Richard (the Lionheart) and John.
Kinuko Y. Craft Art "The Transformation of Angarred"; Cover of "The Divided Crown" by Isabel Glass
The Frog Prince Meets Sleeping Beauty, The Art of Kinuko Y. Craft