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dennis

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on: December 16, 2016, 01:47:00 AM
In order for me to easily find and answer queries about this Lesson I will appreciate it if everyone will keep these  to this specific Lesson Posting only. This will also be of benefit to you as well in the future.  Thanks

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Gita

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Reply #1 on: March 02, 2017, 12:04:35 AM
Thank you so much for this class Dennis! Brought me out of my winter painting lethargy. I can start to feel the exitement again and my fingers are getting restless again to paint more...   :smitten: :cheering: :cheering:

I did this yesterday night under a normal bright lamp. Now during daylight the colours are more bluish. Do you think I should add some crimson to the Lupines?

This is big size: 30x40 cm, 300 g/m2 WC paper.

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Reply #2 on: March 02, 2017, 12:42:03 AM
Very nicely done, Gita.
different types of lighting is always a problem when painting at night.
You can also make the lupines red or orange as they come in many colors  O0
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Reply #3 on: March 02, 2017, 06:11:25 AM
Liking this very much Gita. I agree a few dabs of brighter colour would really bring more life to the painting.

Beautiful work.  :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #4 on: March 02, 2017, 06:13:19 AM
Beautiful Gita.  All you need is to brighten the flowers a bit.  Very nicely done! :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #5 on: March 02, 2017, 07:25:30 AM
Thanks Dennis for the advice. Thanks Val, Mary-Lou for the suggestions.
I revised this now: some additional colour to the flowers, some Gouache leaves, revised the steps. The photo looks a bit dull but in real this is a lot better.
I think I should put my brush down now.... ::)
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Reply #6 on: March 02, 2017, 07:42:02 AM
This is lovely, Gita.

Yes, brush down!  Sit back and admire.

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Reply #7 on: March 02, 2017, 11:48:31 AM
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Reply #8 on: March 02, 2017, 11:51:25 AM
Thankyou Mea, Win. :smiley6600:
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Reply #9 on: March 03, 2017, 03:57:44 PM
Big difference Gita...Beautiful painting!

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Reply #10 on: March 04, 2017, 06:43:26 PM
Excellent job, Gita!  :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #11 on: March 06, 2017, 10:19:39 AM
Thank you Mary-Lou, Steve. :D
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Reply #12 on: March 14, 2017, 06:59:22 AM
Very nice lesson Dennis.  Had a bit of an issue with the sky and lost those two people by the trees. 

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Reply #13 on: March 14, 2017, 08:04:03 AM
Lovely Mary- Lou! The colours are vibrant!  :clap: :clap:
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Reply #14 on: March 14, 2017, 08:59:52 AM
 :clap: :clap: :clap:  Great work Gita and Mary Lou.    Patricia
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