Dawn to Dusk

Posted in Arcana on March 31, 2014

By Trick Jarrett

Patrick "Trick" Jarrett oversees web content and social media for Magic, and acts as the publisher of DailyMTG.com and Magic content on the web. He's an ardent Commander player and lover of the game he's played since Ice Age.

Sometimes, Magic art is straightforward and easy to parse; other times, it is more abstract, as it tries to capture a concept or an idea. Today, we're looking at the Born of the Gods uncommon Dawn to Dusk.

Dawn to Dusk

Action: This is an abstract piece representing the lifecycle of a nyxborn creature - a creature created by the mind of the gods.
One way to show this could be a creature emerging from the forehead of Heliod - representing the creature's birth - and the same creature shown entering the central sun-like orb of Heliod's spear, representing its death. If there is room, there could be a middle scene in-between life and death.
The creature and Heliod should have the Nyx starfield effect.
Focus: The cycle of life.
Mood: Gods create and gods destroy.

Dawn to Dusk | Art by Robbie Trevino

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