Since I was a kid I've liked
painting 'spacescapes' of places that only exist in my imagination.
are a couple examples:
This is a picture of a planet
a star of the Pleiades cluster being passed by an asteroid. Other stars
of the Pleiades, which is an open cluster of hot, young, blue-white
are in the background.
one after the planet Pluto, which is why it's so cold-looking.
I like looking at pictures like
by painters who really know what they're doing, such as Chesley
Usually scientists make the best spacescape artists since they don't do
things like hang a rising crescent moon in the sky pointing in the