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Reply #1335 on: April 11, 2016, 09:46:27 AM
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Reply #1336 on: April 11, 2016, 04:09:47 PM
Beautiful cosmos Kathy!
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Reply #1337 on: April 11, 2016, 07:38:17 PM
 :thankyou: Thank you, Denise. I loved the lesson. I want to paint more flowers soon.  :painting:
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Reply #1338 on: April 12, 2016, 03:49:34 PM
Kathy, you did such a beautiful painting of the cosmos.  Keep painting now!  :clap: :clap: :clap:
Cheers, Annie
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Reply #1339 on: April 12, 2016, 07:56:27 PM
Kathy, you did such a beautiful painting of the cosmos.  Keep painting now!  :clap: :clap: :clap:

 :thankyou: Annie! I really appreciate your encouragement.  Oh yes, I am excited to continue painting. Getting ready to start lesson 2 which is painting tonal values. It does not look as fun as the cosmos but I'm sure it will be a valuable class.  :painting:
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Reply #1340 on: April 13, 2016, 02:25:07 PM
Actually it is fun.  I enjoyed it very much.   And you will need it to do the third lesson... although someway into the third painting I forgot it was about 'simplifying a scene' and got caught into details.
Cheers, Annie
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Reply #1341 on: April 17, 2016, 11:03:17 AM
Everyone said dont be afraid of Water Colour so I tackled the  Cosmos,   I dropped paint everywhere and the paint blead under my masking tape  and its no where near what it should look like but I am intrigued and am now looking forward to exploring this medium further.   Thanks Dennis for your interesting and informative class  :)

Sorry its a bit of a murky photo

Win


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Reply #1342 on: April 17, 2016, 11:07:41 AM
 :clap: your cosmos are very nice, Win. I just finished this lesson too. I'm glad your intrigued and going to continue. It's fun, isn't it?  I look forward to learning along side you.  :deal:
Kathy S.


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Reply #1343 on: April 17, 2016, 11:33:57 AM
Thanks Kathy  :)

Your painting is very well done and I think that you are going to be producing amazing paintings very soon.
Win


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Reply #1344 on: April 17, 2016, 12:25:02 PM
Win, your painting is also well done - nice and neat and a good background :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #1345 on: April 17, 2016, 11:14:07 PM
You are off to a good start with watercolor, Win.  The cosmos painting looks good.

My worst beginner's mistake with this painting was when I mistakenly used oil paint for the white and all the other colors were WC.  Fun thing is - it came out really well.

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Reply #1346 on: April 18, 2016, 04:19:50 AM
 :thankyou: Dennis, I enjoyed the informative tutorial of this class.

 :thankyou: Mea,   Oil and water!! Lucky you it worked out.
Win


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Reply #1347 on: April 18, 2016, 03:30:45 PM
Great job Win. You know, it amazes me how you newcomers to w/c manage to paint this without any cauliflowers!  :D    ;D
Cheers, Val

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Reply #1348 on: April 18, 2016, 10:40:29 PM
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Reply #1349 on: April 19, 2016, 05:16:35 PM
No worries Val,  cauliflowers will come later when we stop copying each of Dennis brush strokes  :whistle:
Cheers, Annie
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