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Reply #105 on: September 06, 2017, 03:36:16 PM
No Worries Trev ..... I think we've got it put to rights now!   :sweat:       :goofy:         :2funny:
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Reply #106 on: September 07, 2017, 03:10:01 AM
 :yippee: Right then.... last day to post your entries! If you notice any irregularities in the photos, please PM me and I'll get it sorted by days end..... I hope  ;)     ;D     Many thanks.
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Reply #107 on: September 07, 2017, 03:35:30 AM
Very Nice Harald! :clap: :clap:
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Reply #108 on: September 07, 2017, 05:27:58 AM
Great work everyone


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Reply #109 on: September 07, 2017, 06:22:35 AM
Thank you Patricia and Trew.


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Reply #110 on: September 07, 2017, 12:37:48 PM
This is my submission which I wasn't going to post because the Canson paper I painted on pilled (turned into balls) terribly then I thought about what Val always says and that is post your work even with the warts so here is mine, warts and all.  Done on Canson watercolour paper with watercolours.


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Reply #111 on: September 07, 2017, 02:42:38 PM
Patricia

Your work "with warts" looks as good as most without warts!

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Reply #112 on: September 07, 2017, 02:47:37 PM
 :detective: Best looking warts I've ever seen!  ;D   Good go Patricia!  :clap: :clap: :clap:   
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Reply #113 on: September 07, 2017, 03:05:19 PM
Wow,  :thankyou: :thankyou:  Mea and Val for your ALWAYS encouraging comments.  I honestly didn't feel comfortable in posting the submission because of the "pilling" if that is the correct word, when trying to erase some parts of the ocean. I have looked at the painting for a couple of weeks and didn't know whether I should bin it or submit it. If anyone can learn from my mistakes, I am happy and that is, to be careful when putting too much water on watercolour paper to erase anything.


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Reply #114 on: September 07, 2017, 04:39:00 PM
Your painting is beautiful Patricia...I don,t see the warts...
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Reply #115 on: September 07, 2017, 07:03:44 PM
Patricia, I had the same thing happen when I painted my "Manse In Winter" in brusho. fortunately it was on the roof which was covered with snow.... so it looks like a couple of snowballs on the roof!   :eek: But don't tell anyone  :stress: .....I was told it was a rather clever addition to the painting!  ^-^       :2funny:
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Reply #116 on: September 08, 2017, 12:03:50 AM
Wow, you've been quite a busy bee! This is a lovely W/C rendition! As an expert pastellist You've given a "pastelly" look to this! Even I don't see any "pilling" at all, looks like you wanted it that way!  :clap: :clap:
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Reply #117 on: September 08, 2017, 03:38:59 AM
 :heeha: Thank you to all who participated in this month's challenges. Will have voting up in just a bit, might take a little longer as I want to make certain everyone's work is accounted for. Thanks for sticking with us through this one!  :D       ;D
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