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on: September 03, 2011, 11:31:23 PM
I used the lessons from my drawing to create this piece using "colored pencils" instead of paint.  Very pleased with the end result. :yippee:
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Reply #1 on: September 04, 2011, 05:43:41 AM
I like the reflections of the plants in the water. I also like the colour saturation/contrast  :clap:.   O0


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Reply #2 on: September 04, 2011, 11:53:03 AM
and can see you have been working on the perspective too :clap:


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Reply #3 on: September 04, 2011, 02:30:28 PM
I really like the tree trunk in the foreground...the shading is good and you have given the trunk a nice texture. One thing I would mention, is to try not to outline the tree tops...I know its tempting, I catch myself doing it once in a while.  ::) Overall..well done and keep on practicing, its paying off. O0
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