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The Little Mermaid by katat0nik The Little Mermaid by katat0nik
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Medium: Prismacolor Colored Pencils & Ink
Size: 2.5" x 3.5"

A friend's interpretation of this drawing:
"In Anderson's Little Mermaid, the mermaid trades her tail for a pair of beautiful legs, the trade-off being knife-like pain with every step. I see those huge platform shoes as a trap for the mermaid fooled into believing they are walking 'tools.'"

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2006 Jane Kayell, All Rights Reserved. This artwork may not be reproduced in any way without my explicit written permission.
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:iconrebelliousescapist:
RebelliousEscapist Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Lovely idea :D
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:iconhigh2triple:
High2triple Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
Fav<3
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:iconpenguinpeaches:
PenguinPeaches Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2013  Professional Interface Designer
wow, I wish those shoes were real !
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:iconwerecatshadow:
WerecatShadow Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
it's a good idea ! ^^
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:iconthemermaidstar:
TheMermaidStar Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2013
That would be awesome!
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:iconmoonlite-dreamer:
Moonlite-Dreamer Featured By Owner Oct 28, 2012
Aw. What an awesome concept!
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:iconxxdarknesxx:
XxdarknesxX Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2012
wow amazing i love it !!!!!!!
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:iconsophie427:
sophie427 Featured By Owner Jul 2, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
these shoes could have a plastic fish and mermaid in them :)
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:iconiajusty:
IAJusty Featured By Owner May 21, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
hahahha good ideaa! I like it
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:iconirideamagicalladle:
IRideAMagicalLadle Featured By Owner May 16, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
:omg: omg I can see it now, the new fashion trend on the catwalk, betta fish high heels :shocked: But awsome picture!!!!:happybounce:
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:icon60degres0fperfection:
60degres0fperfection Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2012   Digital Artist
Cool
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:iconjkcrystal2:
Jkcrystal2 Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2012  Student Artist
OW! this is amazing, beautiful and great.
Did you make this picture?
Wonderful job!
<3
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:icontikatoomi:
Tikatoomi Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I would kill for those shoes, I just wouldn't kill that poor fish.
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:iconsevenr5:
SEVENR5 Featured By Owner Dec 1, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
that awesome concept....:iconiloveitmoreplz:...
mermaid in high heel shoe...:icondelightfulplz:
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:iconmingbatrox108:
Mingbatrox108 Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Aaaww, poor guys, at least they can see each other xD
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:iconsarkananight:
Sarkananight Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Oh dear! That little fish is dying!
Im just kidding:) its very nice
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:iconai-to-maho:
Ai-to-maho Featured By Owner Oct 19, 2011
Dude I wan't a fish tank like this!!!! Awesome!!!!!!!
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:icontempestwolf82:
TempestWolf82 Featured By Owner Sep 30, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I feel like it needs a tagline. 'No mermaids were harmed in the making of these shoes.' LoL. Awesome pic.
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:iconanalieskywind:
AnalieSkywind Featured By Owner Sep 4, 2011
awesome and should be real shoes
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:iconotterlore:
Otterlore Featured By Owner Aug 6, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Oh, poor little mermaid! At least she has a friend nearby....
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:iconbumbleandbubble:
bumbleandbubble Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2011
the next hottest new trend!
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:iconpopobutt:
popobutt Featured By Owner Jun 22, 2011
Very nice idea ^^
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:iconbluedog25:
bluedog25 Featured By Owner May 28, 2011  Hobbyist
^ Mineeee <3 I would wear these every day...
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:iconwingz2flyaway9011:
Wingz2flyaway9011 Featured By Owner May 22, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Haha, I love this idea!! So creative!!
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:iconrachaeldear:
rachaeldear Featured By Owner May 20, 2011
So. Amazing.<3
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:iconsmi11e:
Smi11e Featured By Owner Apr 12, 2011
Wow, this is really cool! Did you do this for fun or for a class of some sort?
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:iconfirelight-12:
firelight-12 Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Stunning drawing, amazing idea.
Instant fave! :+favlove:
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:iconmonkeydooda1999:
monkeydooda1999 Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2011   Filmographer
i would love some of them
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:iconbbbtschkd:
bbbtschkd Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2011
wow this is soooooo cool i love the idea
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:iconpiratechamelion:
piratechamelion Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2010
interesting thought
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:iconscorpio-queen:
Scorpio-Queen Featured By Owner Dec 5, 2010
Reminds me of the shoes Samurai Jack wore in the episode his shoes broke and he had to find a new pair. lol
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:iconesuterure2006:
ESUTERURE2006 Featured By Owner Dec 4, 2010
I always thought that those shoes were cool.
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:iconalie4ever:
Alie4ever Featured By Owner Nov 14, 2010
haha this is cool! if only this could be real! lol
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:iconlovelysushibear:
lovelysushibear Featured By Owner Oct 26, 2010  Hobbyist Writer
Lolz. This is really cool! Although it must not be fun to be trapped in a shoe. D:
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:iconhousexwilson-lover13:
houseXwilson-lover13 Featured By Owner Oct 19, 2010  Hobbyist Writer
Awesome comcept... and i think I found Nemo.
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:iconvonbengard:
VonBengard Featured By Owner Oct 7, 2010
you have no idea how much i wish these shoes were real
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:iconillarisafari:
illarisafari Featured By Owner Sep 27, 2010
<3
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:iconstarsigh:
starsigh Featured By Owner Aug 28, 2010  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is such a good idea and beautifully done :-) xx
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:iconfairiedustaids:
FairieDustaids Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2010  Student Writer
I love this.
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:iconsumangal16:
sumangal16 Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2010
so pretty :) congratulations
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:iconsecondhandmoon:
secondhandmoon Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2010
quite an interesting idea.
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:iconpeppermintbobo:
peppermintbobo Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2010
I absolutLY love this concept!:)
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:iconlove-shakspeare:
love-shakspeare Featured By Owner Jul 19, 2010  Hobbyist Writer
I wish these were real shoes! They're adorable!
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:iconwingsofvictory:
wingsofvictory Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
cute. something Elton John would pay for too!
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:iconhulksmash88:
hulksmash88 Featured By Owner Jun 7, 2010
NOW THAT IS AWSOME LOLOL XD i wish i had shoes like that VERY nice job
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:iconplutoismyhero23:
PlutoIsMyHero23 Featured By Owner Apr 2, 2010
OMG!!! I sooooooo want a pair of those shoes!!!!! They're ssooooooooooooo AWESOME!!!!
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:iconzeebra14:
Zeebra14 Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2010
That's very nice, would love to have a pair :)
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:iconjimetriousu:
jimetriousu Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2010
wait not to be deweling on the negitive side but isnt the little mermaid story from back then therefore they diddnt have shoes like that . or may be they did or its just a modern version of the little mermaid. any ways greaT job!!!
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:iconbeatricecoffee:
BeatriceCoffee Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2009
nice idea ;)
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:iconanacousia:
anacousia Featured By Owner Dec 10, 2009
Lovely pic! I really like it :3 Nice idea.
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