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tshow

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on: September 03, 2011, 11:37:36 PM
 ::)  Chuckle, I had fun with this piece.  Started out just the cabin, then I added the lake, then the crops.  Well it just kept growing!  The fish "rolling" in the lake was a challenge, planting crops, took some thought, the tractor - getting it to fit was interesting.  Then, had to have a shed for the tractor!  Hope you enjoy it as much as I did painting it.
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Tony (ASM)

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Reply #1 on: September 23, 2011, 11:18:14 PM
I really like this. I can imagine them on place mats and cups. There's something about it that although simplistic, it grabs attention.
Well done.  :clap:

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That's it, you have got complementaries. The overall tone of greens is complimented by the use of reds and, the speckles of yellow in the crop rows compliment the blue water.
Lovely.   :)
« Last Edit: September 23, 2011, 11:21:53 PM by Topdoginuk »
''Don't spend life going forward in reverse, just glimpse the rear view mirror now and again then, focus on what lays ahead''.
(Tony. ASM 3rd July 2013)


tshow

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Reply #2 on: September 24, 2011, 12:42:11 PM
Topdoginuk, thanks for your kind words.  I'm new to painting and learn with each new piece.  I appreciate the feedback on the colors.

Tom
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