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rayprice

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on: January 25, 2012, 11:30:55 AM
I love flowers and roses in particular, I always wanted to have a go at painting,  so hear is a few of my first attempts, hope you like them,  your comments would be much appreciated, great website by the way, very encouraging and insperational.
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Reply #1 on: January 25, 2012, 11:37:59 AM
 :clap: :clap: :clap: Wow Ray... they are truly fabulous ...very impressive.  I cant believe they are your first watercolours...  :heeha:

BTW  :welcome: to PaintBasket ... best site to be on.  Fabulous tutors>Dennis and Nolan and you will meet the rest of the crazy bunch along the way... they are all awesome with great humor and it is a true family here.
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Reply #2 on: January 25, 2012, 11:39:18 AM
 :welcome: Ray.  Paintbasket is a great place.  As I can see by your beautiful work, you have some experience in watercolor.(I'm a beginner) Dennis is a great teacher who will help you to improve your obvious talent. Thank you for sharing your beautiful work! 

Tina
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Reply #3 on: January 25, 2012, 11:49:43 AM
Wow Ray.....very very impressive  :clap: :clap:
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Reply #4 on: January 25, 2012, 01:47:43 PM
 :congrats:  Ray.  Nice work, thanks for sharing!
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Reply #5 on: January 25, 2012, 05:55:07 PM
 :clap: wow very very nice!!!  :)
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Reply #6 on: January 25, 2012, 05:58:51 PM
welcome to the site, beautiful work,  I am just a beginner in watercolor so am :envy:   :welcome:
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Reply #7 on: January 25, 2012, 06:14:11 PM
Ray  :welcome: to the Paint Basket. Some very impressive paintings - I like them very much. Glad to have you with us and I see you have already seen some of the "family" :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #8 on: January 27, 2012, 11:43:58 AM
:bigwelcome: to the family Ray, great to have you join us :clap:

Love your paintings - especially considering they are your first "attempts" - I can't wait to see what your paintings are going to look like in a years time if that is your quality now already  :clap:
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Reply #9 on: January 27, 2012, 09:33:06 PM
Wecome to PaintBasket Ray.  What other mediums have you worked with in the past?  I like the water droplets on the roses.  You've got that nailed down pretty good.
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Reply #10 on: January 28, 2012, 07:54:09 AM
hi Kelly, and thank you all for your kind welcome to the paint basket, i havent worked with other mediums, as yet, i wish lol :thankyou:
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Reply #11 on: January 28, 2012, 08:27:09 AM
Hi Ray,

I see a couple more beautiful paintings of yours in the gallery.  How nice.  Keep them coming, ok?  They are very inspiring.   :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #12 on: January 28, 2012, 09:14:21 AM
 :thankyou:Lillian your painting is also very inspireing, i can only hope to be as good one day, I love the cosmos flowers, wonderfull
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Reply #13 on: January 28, 2012, 02:11:03 PM
Ray,  :thankyou:    :not_worthy:
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Reply #14 on: February 09, 2012, 08:02:46 PM
Again,  :thankyou: for posting, Nice work!!
Regards, brian
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