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anita

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on: April 24, 2014, 09:49:49 AM
Hi all
After watching the pastel class I am tempted to add a bit more surf to this painting I did a few weeks ago but I don't want it to distract from the tree.  What do you think - does it need more or leave as is?
Thanks
Anita


Bev S.

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Reply #1 on: April 24, 2014, 10:45:54 AM
Lovely painting Anita. . . . I wouldn't add any more surf, in my own personal opinion. I feel that this is a scene after the storm which has tossed this tree ashore and now the sea is resting. I like it a lot!! :clap: :clap:
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Reply #2 on: April 24, 2014, 11:47:24 AM
Don't touch :clap:
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Reply #3 on: April 24, 2014, 03:19:08 PM
 :smitten: Just soothing and tranquil.
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Reply #4 on: April 24, 2014, 03:25:03 PM
Its perfect as it is, the storm is over now and all is calm.


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Reply #5 on: April 24, 2014, 04:20:50 PM
Love the painting the drift wod and surf. :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #6 on: April 24, 2014, 04:49:47 PM
That tree is so good, Anita.  I wouldn't add anything to compete with it.

Nice work.

aloha

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Reply #7 on: April 24, 2014, 07:31:22 PM
Love it like it is. 
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Reply #8 on: April 25, 2014, 03:14:49 AM
Well done Anita!  I love the atmospheric sky at the horizon and how you tied the beach flotsam color to it, bravo! :clap:
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Reply #9 on: April 25, 2014, 03:22:00 AM
Wonderful piece of art Anita.You must have a natural ability with Pastel.  Keep doing what you do so well.


Roger
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Reply #10 on: April 25, 2014, 05:45:02 AM
Lovely painting Anita!
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Reply #11 on: April 25, 2014, 08:50:03 AM
Beautiful painting.   :clap:
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Reply #12 on: April 26, 2014, 04:03:08 AM
 :clap: :clap: :clap:  Anita, I have just seen this painting of yours which is stunning.  I would not add a thing to it for it is fantastic just as it is.  Wonderful work.     Patricia
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Reply #13 on: April 26, 2014, 06:41:10 AM
I am in total agreement with Dennis. This is excellent. AND... you heard the master, don't touch! Especially if you don't want the  :knuppel2: after you!   ;D
Cheers, Val

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Reply #14 on: April 26, 2014, 04:50:55 PM
I agree with all.  Wonderful just as it is!


 

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