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Reply #15 on: December 29, 2016, 06:26:42 PM
Lovely Mea, nice details in the bird.  :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #16 on: December 29, 2016, 08:55:13 PM
Thanks, Danielle.

I had a famous artist in Hawaii go over it with me today and he gave me some tips to make it better.  I am reworking it now and will have it ready for you folks to see tomorrow.

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mea
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Reply #17 on: January 01, 2017, 06:18:33 PM
I need to have three paintings ready for a new exhibit at Honolulu Country Club by January 15.  I have  decided to make all three line and wash pieces as the theme is "Play It Forward."  So we are being challenged to play up our newest artwork.

Well, this is it - Makapu`u Lighthouse on the south east coast of Oahu.


I still have time to tweak it, so please give me your thoughts to make it better.  It is 11 x 14 on HEMP paper.

aloha

mea


« Last Edit: January 01, 2017, 06:24:35 PM by mea hamo pena »
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Reply #18 on: January 01, 2017, 07:10:57 PM
Gorgeous, Mea! I really like the way you did this one. I'm sure it will be a hit.  :yippee: :yippee: :yippee:
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Reply #19 on: January 01, 2017, 11:48:18 PM
 :clap: I like it as it is, Mea. Your really getting good with the line and wash.  :yippee:
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Reply #20 on: January 02, 2017, 04:32:15 AM
 :clap: :clap: :clap:  Mea, you are doing wonderfully well with the pen and ink.  This lighthouse is beautiful.


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Reply #21 on: January 02, 2017, 06:48:02 AM
Mea, this is fabulous.   :yippee:
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Reply #22 on: January 02, 2017, 08:01:07 AM
Beautiful lighthouse painting Mea, your tonal value on the lighthouse is spot on.  :yippee: :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #23 on: January 02, 2017, 09:35:07 AM
Thanks, Danielle,  Mary Lou, Patricia, KathyS, and Steve.  Your encouragement helped push me to try line and wash.

Thanks, Dennis, for putting the lighthouse lesson out there; I took the skills learned from it and applied them to this piece.

aloha

mea



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Reply #24 on: January 02, 2017, 10:44:50 AM
Mea it looks good for me only the roof from inside i think could be a little darker, then it will give you more depth,good luck!!!
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Reply #25 on: January 03, 2017, 12:01:00 AM
Beautiful Mea.  O0   Your line and wash will draw quite a bit of attention I think.  :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #26 on: January 03, 2017, 09:19:00 AM
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Reply #27 on: January 03, 2017, 12:55:20 PM
Thanks, Dennis.  I thinking I am really taken by line and wash - thanks for the lessons!!!!  THANK YOU!


Thanks, Maria.  I see what you mean and will darken the inside of the roof today.  Appreciate your suggestion.

Thanks, Val.  I am going to have some of these made into postcards for my friends.

aloha

mea
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Reply #28 on: January 04, 2017, 03:45:48 AM
So well done, Mea! My goodness, you´ve learnt p and i so fast! Rembember you commenting that it´s not your medium.  :smiley6600:
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Reply #29 on: January 04, 2017, 01:06:07 PM
I think line & wash postcards will be very popular.  O0
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