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KathyKuz

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on: September 11, 2017, 01:07:35 PM
  This is a 5"x7" painting.  I tried to get a neutral shadow color.  Comments welcome.
Kathy


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Reply #1 on: September 11, 2017, 01:39:47 PM
Hey, KathyK, nice work.  Bight lemon yellow. 

Best part is the blue band on the towel. Looks so real.  Nice background, too.

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Reply #2 on: September 11, 2017, 02:02:01 PM
Nice work indeed as Mea says, well done KathyK  :clap: :clap:
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Reply #3 on: September 11, 2017, 03:06:09 PM
Thank you Mea and Win for your nice comments.  It feels good to be painting again.
Kathy


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Reply #4 on: September 11, 2017, 03:34:40 PM
 :clap: :clap: :clap:  Another lovely painting Kathy and I too was struck by the blue band on the towel.  Very life like.  Another thing that caught my eye in your recent paintings are your backgrounds which are vibrant and really complements the focal point.  It is very reminiscent of Sharon's backgrounds which are always bright and alive.  Good job Kathy, keep it up.


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Reply #5 on: September 11, 2017, 03:46:23 PM
Thanks Patricia:  I really liked the cloth it just complimented the lemons.
Kathy


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Reply #6 on: September 14, 2017, 03:53:45 PM
This is lovely, Kathy! And glad someone else is going with a fun background color - just like me!!
Cheers,
Sharon


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Reply #7 on: September 14, 2017, 06:03:07 PM
Sharon:  That background was just what this painting needed to pop the blue stripe.   :thankyou:
Kathy


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Reply #8 on: September 17, 2017, 02:59:36 AM
Good painting  :clap:
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Reply #9 on: September 17, 2017, 05:34:53 AM
Teresa:  :thankyou:
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Reply #10 on: September 18, 2017, 03:37:49 PM
 :heeha: Love your lemons Kathy, another thing I can't get here!  We get 'limons' which we call limes. The oranges are 'naranjas' are green skinned!  :doh:

Go figure!  :2funny:       Well done!  :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #11 on: September 18, 2017, 04:01:56 PM
 :thankyou: Val.  I have been painting these little 5"x7" paintings.  I can finish them before I get too tired.  I have never seen limons.  I would like to see them.
Kathy


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Reply #12 on: September 18, 2017, 04:06:22 PM
Next trip to market I shall photograph limons for you.  O0   (pronounced lee-moans!) A new spanish word for you!  ;)
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Reply #13 on: September 18, 2017, 04:21:45 PM
This is a lovely painting Kathy.  Very nicely done.
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Reply #14 on: September 18, 2017, 05:24:50 PM
 :thankyou: Mary Lou: I appreciate your comments.
Kathy


 

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