One winter's night, an old beggar woman came to the castle and offered him a single rose in return for shelter from the bitter cold. Repulsed by her haggard appearance, the prince sneered at the gift and turned the old woman away. ...And as punishment, she transformed him into a hideous beast and placed a powerful spell on the castle and all who lived there. ...The rose she had offered was truly an enchanted rose, which would bloom until his 21st year. If he could learn to love another, and earn her love in return by the time the last petal fell, then the spell would be broken...
Natalie Kelsey, New England, USA Member Since January 2007 Artist Statement Natalie Kelsey is a fractal artist and stay-at-home mom. She has been a part of the online art community since May 2006 and won several small awards for her art.
All fractal images in Natalie's gallery were created with various versions of Apophysis, an open source fractal flame editor and renderer for Microsoft Windows.
If you are interested in the rest of her online gallery, including her nature photography and a list of her art awards, visit Natalie at www.nataliekelsey.com .