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on: August 03, 2017, 10:33:45 AM
wolf  sketch in pastel and charcoal  made on profiled paper 50x 40 cm
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Reply #1 on: August 03, 2017, 11:53:19 AM
 :heeha:   Wow Hans!!! Gorgeous piece! The charcoal really shows off the wolf.  O0    :clap: :clap: :clap:

Just a question... what is profiled paper?
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Reply #2 on: August 03, 2017, 12:52:40 PM
It is not a normally flat paper but had some graine like canvas thee are in different structures
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Reply #3 on: August 03, 2017, 01:10:00 PM
 :clap: :clap: :clap:  Excellent painting of the wolf Hans.


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Reply #4 on: August 03, 2017, 01:51:12 PM
Excellent  :clap: :clap: :clap: Just some subtle reflections off the damp tip of the nose and mouth to separate it nicely from the background  O0
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Reply #5 on: August 03, 2017, 01:56:01 PM
Thank you Hans, I am learning so much about various papers for pastel.  :heeha:
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Reply #6 on: August 04, 2017, 02:26:24 AM
Thanks Val;Patricia and Dennis for your comments  and Dennis i have just added a barely reflection on the nostril and the lower lip thanks Hans I will repost when framed
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Reply #7 on: August 04, 2017, 05:26:01 AM
Can't wait to see it framed. I love this woolly beast!
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Reply #8 on: August 04, 2017, 10:37:40 AM
just framed it but it came out a bit darker Thanks Val
 It is for cuddling but take care it is always an animal suvage
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Reply #9 on: August 04, 2017, 01:26:32 PM
Indeed it is Hans. I am still on the lookout for the elusive jaguar here in Guatemala. There have been a couple of sightings up near the end of lac Izabal in recent years. I may have to admit defeat and paint a captive one.
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Reply #10 on: August 15, 2017, 10:27:24 AM
This is beautiful, his ur actually glistens!  Fantastic work! :clap: :clap: :yippee:
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