Find us on Facebook
Follow us on Twitter
Subscribe to our YouTube channel
Subscribe to our RSS feeds

Author Topic: Iris  (Read 187 times)

BarryC

  • Paint
  • *
  • Posts: 206
  • Country: us
Iris
« on: March 19, 2017, 11:28:14 AM »
Yes, I'm still alive, but not doing as much art as I would like.

 This piece took me 8 hours. I would work on it for an hour than not touch it for two or three weeks, when some time freed up.

This is a 9 x 12 mix media 98# paper, using Caran D'ache Luminance. Reference by Julie Talarski. The lesson was approx. 3h long, but I only watched the first two videos, about 30m worth, then ventured out on my own. I'm happy with the results as flowers have been very hard for me - this is the first I completed.

Thinking about a blurred pan pastal background.

Thanks for looking,

Barry

dennis

  • Administrator
  • Master Artist
  • *
  • Posts: 6683
  • Country: nz
Re: Iris
« Reply #1 on: March 19, 2017, 11:31:03 AM »
Stunning work  :clap: :clap: :clap: Don't touch the background. Frame it as it is  O0
You are what you THINK about - Napoleon Hill

fotograffiti

  • Pencil
  • *
  • Posts: 45
Re: Iris
« Reply #2 on: March 19, 2017, 12:42:02 PM »
beautiful work  :clap:

Val

  • Global Moderator
  • Master Artist
  • *****
  • Posts: 17622
  • Country: 00
  • SMILE, It's a brand new day!
Re: Iris
« Reply #3 on: March 19, 2017, 02:13:00 PM »
Agreed, agreed, agreed!!! Leave as is. Just sign it and frame it!!!  :yippee:    :clap: :clap: :clap:
Cheers, Val

”Creativity is allowing yourselves to make mistakes. Work on knowing which ones to keep!”

- Alvaro Castagnet

Happychappy

  • Master Artist
  • *
  • Posts: 7912
  • Country: ca
Re: Iris
« Reply #4 on: March 19, 2017, 03:00:49 PM »
 :clap: :clap: :clap:  Lovely to see your work again Barry and your Iris is just gorgeous. I would agree with Dennis and Val, sign it and frame it.  Beautiful job.


Patricia
Patricia
Blessed are those who give without remembering and blessed are those who receive without forgetting - anonymous

mea hamo pena

  • Global Moderator
  • Master Artist
  • *****
  • Posts: 11894
  • Country: us
  • Oh, my! ART!
    • Long Lost Art by MaryAnne Long
Re: Iris
« Reply #5 on: March 19, 2017, 03:29:25 PM »
I was just thinking about you the other day, Barry.  So good to see your work again.

Such good detailing.  The petals are so soft and delicate.

aloha

mea
A day without art is like a day without sunshine.

Steve Weatherwax

  • Easel
  • *
  • Posts: 1170
  • Country: us
Re: Iris
« Reply #6 on: March 19, 2017, 04:00:36 PM »
Excellent, Barry! I love the detail in the petals.
Steve W

cyril

  • Easel
  • *
  • Posts: 1117
  • Country: 00
  • Cyril
Re: Iris
« Reply #7 on: March 19, 2017, 05:46:45 PM »
lovely work Barry.  :clap: :clap:

Bhavna

  • Easel
  • *
  • Posts: 1747
  • Country: 00
Re: Iris
« Reply #8 on: March 20, 2017, 11:49:07 AM »
beautiful work

Bhavna

BarryC

  • Paint
  • *
  • Posts: 206
  • Country: us
Re: Iris
« Reply #9 on: March 20, 2017, 12:58:35 PM »
Thanks everyone, I Appreciate the comments.

Danielle123

  • Master Artist
  • *
  • Posts: 6394
  • Country: ca
Re: Iris
« Reply #10 on: March 23, 2017, 04:01:42 AM »
awsome Barry.  :yippee: :yippee: :yippee:
Danielle
Pourquoi remettre à plus tard ce qu'on peut faire aujourd'hui?
Why put off until tomorrow  what you can do today.

 

Back to Top