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Alan Dixon

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on: November 20, 2013, 12:24:00 PM
This is from memory of a trip we took some years ago to the Cathedral Grove near Parksville BC. I have viewed several picture on line to come up with this representation.
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Reply #1 on: November 23, 2013, 09:27:29 AM
Hello!    Anyone out there?


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Reply #2 on: November 23, 2013, 10:23:09 AM
Whoa! Now that's one mother tree!  ;D   I guess we all got lost in the forest......

Great variation in the foliage. Good use of colour and textures. Well done  :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #3 on: November 23, 2013, 04:03:43 PM
 :clap: :clap: :clap:  Geez Alan, Just seen this mammoth tree.  Good job.  Patricia
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Reply #4 on: November 23, 2013, 07:57:50 PM
Alan, good representation of some of the great trees.  Cathedral Grove is such a beautiful, serene place, and it surely shows us how significantly important we are as guardians of these breath-taking, ageless wonders of nature.
Thank you for this painting....it's lovely. You did a good job on the texture of the tree.
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Reply #5 on: November 23, 2013, 09:21:58 PM
great job, love the tree. :clap:

I have to add, the path feels like little to well rounded off, what about overlapping some foilage at the edges so it does not have such smooth lines?
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Reply #7 on: November 24, 2013, 04:58:10 AM
Nope.....Douglas Fir.  ;)
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