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lynn p.

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Reply #30 on: October 13, 2014, 03:28:26 PM
Lisa--I love this painting.  This is one of my favorite places on earth.  I used to hike in Sedona once a year and have been around Cathedral Rock a bunch.  You captured the shape and colors perfectly.  Actually, I have played golf on this course and it is stunning.  Wonderful job!!!


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Reply #31 on: October 16, 2014, 04:28:35 AM
Lisa, just got the time to look at your posts. Beautiful pastel work. You can be real proud of all the lovely paintings!  GREAT!


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Reply #32 on: November 14, 2014, 04:28:41 PM
Thank you Lynn and Elizabeth, Nina,Danielle, Patricia and Dennis.   I really appreciate your comments.  Lynn I didn't get to hike that day but the course was beautiful and we had a great time
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Reply #33 on: November 14, 2014, 04:36:44 PM
My friend Florence is battling cancer.  I only see her a few times a year and we recently met up to play golf.  I showed her some things I had painted and she took her phone out and asked it I could paint this picture she had recently taken.
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Reply #34 on: November 14, 2014, 05:47:51 PM
Oh Lisa - this is beautiful! What a precious gift to give to your friend. I bet it will give her enormous comfort as she struggles to get healthy. I really love the sky. The bottom is a bit dark - is that a road? So glad she asked you to paint this.
Cheers,
Sharon


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Reply #35 on: November 14, 2014, 05:52:37 PM
Lisa you did some very nice colourfull clouds.  It is hard to see the bottom of your painting because we see your reflection in it.  Maybe a picture without the glass.
Danielle
Pourquoi remettre à plus tard ce qu'on peut faire aujourd'hui?
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Reply #36 on: November 14, 2014, 07:22:33 PM
Well done, Lisa.  It's a lovely painting....I love it.
Retta

  I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.
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Reply #37 on: November 15, 2014, 09:25:41 AM
 :thankyou: Retta, Sharon and Danielle.  Yes that is my shadow in the phot.  The photo was taken at a bottom of a hill looking up and so there is a lot of darkness, just grass, almost all black.  I cut quite a bit out and thought of changing it somehow because it was so dark but then I thought the darkness is really a part of the image where she is now in her journey she's in the process of climbing that hill.
Lisa


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Reply #38 on: November 15, 2014, 09:29:12 AM
That's wonderful!
I hope your friend is doing well.
~Natalie

Be an encourager. The world has plenty of critics already. ~Dave Willis


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Reply #39 on: November 15, 2014, 09:58:22 AM
Beautiful as it also has significant atmosphere. :clap: :clap: :clap: Reminds me of the song, "On a hill far away..."
You are what you THINK about - Napoleon Hill


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Reply #40 on: November 15, 2014, 11:21:46 AM
Lovely atmosphere to this one! :clap:
Steven

We are all tourists in this life...  it's not the destination we should strive for, it's all in the journey!


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Reply #41 on: November 15, 2014, 02:37:21 PM
Very pretty, Lisa Gale! It will mean a lot to your friend!

Good song, Dennis!
Christina


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Reply #42 on: November 22, 2014, 05:25:56 AM
 :thankyou:Christina,  :thankyou:Dennis  :thankyou:Steven.  for your wonderful comments.  This painting will be delivered to my friend this weekend.     Thanks for everyone's support.  It is so helpful, especially when you are a little nervous giving one of your paintings to some one.
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Reply #43 on: November 22, 2014, 10:12:52 PM
This is lovely Lisa , you have done a great job. :yippee:


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Reply #44 on: November 23, 2014, 02:53:03 AM
Lisa, this painting is lovely
"Never stop Dreaming" 
Robin


 

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