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gartolf

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african women
« on: March 20, 2017, 03:51:00 AM »
portrait in sequence of African women made in oil canvas  40 x 50 cm brush as usual primary colours only
Hans

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Re: african women
« Reply #1 on: March 20, 2017, 04:12:02 AM »
Wow! So beautiful!
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Re: african women
« Reply #2 on: March 20, 2017, 04:52:23 AM »
Hans, this is beautifully done. A very strong subject, yet painted with softness. Very effective transitions on the skin tones.
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Re: african women
« Reply #3 on: March 20, 2017, 07:07:36 AM »
Hans,

This is excellent.  Vivid and dramatic.

Great background, too.

aloha

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Re: african women
« Reply #4 on: March 20, 2017, 07:27:42 AM »
Fabulous  :clap:
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Re: african women
« Reply #5 on: March 20, 2017, 01:27:19 PM »
 :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: african women
« Reply #6 on: March 20, 2017, 02:55:38 PM »
 :clap: :clap:  It draws one's eyes to it.  Lovely painting.
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Re: african women
« Reply #7 on: March 21, 2017, 02:44:00 AM »
Very striking! Painted beautifully! :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:
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gartolf

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Re: african women
« Reply #8 on: March 21, 2017, 05:16:25 AM »
 :thankyou:Mea,Susan,Emma Lee,Dennis,Cathy,Win,Mary Lou, for your encouraging comments
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Re: african women
« Reply #9 on: Today at 07:32:15 AM »
Beautiful skin tones. Great work all round.  O0    :clap: :clap: :clap:
Cheers, Val

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