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Author Topic: Fi's Pastel Paintings  (Read 12180 times)

Fiona

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Re: Fi's Pastel Paintings
« Reply #360 on: April 11, 2017, 06:57:25 AM »
Here is my latest piece, a still life with strawberries. Hmmm, the bread was a bit of a challenge... not too sure about it to be honest, I like the crust but I think I'm missing the texture of the loaf where it's been cut.


As always comments, crits and suggestions are most welcome

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Fi
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Re: Fi's Pastel Paintings
« Reply #361 on: April 11, 2017, 08:13:05 AM »
Fiona

What a lovely piece.

The only part of the bread that seems a bit off is the lowest end off the cut-off part.  Maybe it just needs to be rounded in a bit more, as it seems to come to a point.

Otherwise, it's totally great as it is.

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Re: Fi's Pastel Paintings
« Reply #362 on: April 11, 2017, 08:37:45 AM »
Fi, look at how you captured the light! It's a stunning painting--really. I think the cut part of the bread shows the grain beautifully. Seriously, I wouldn't change a thing.
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Re: Fi's Pastel Paintings
« Reply #363 on: April 11, 2017, 11:36:38 AM »
 :heeha: Beautifully done Fi.  O0   I think you've done a tremendous job capturing the light and textures just fine. I wouldn't mess with it. Best yet!   :congrats:
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Re: Fi's Pastel Paintings
« Reply #364 on: April 11, 2017, 03:03:35 PM »
Thank you Mea, Sue and Val - your comments are very much appreciated  :) I'm wanting strawberries and cream now.... Yumm  :)

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Fi
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Re: Fi's Pastel Paintings
« Reply #365 on: April 12, 2017, 08:37:16 AM »
Very beautiful, Fi! The texture looks fine. :)
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Re: Fi's Pastel Paintings
« Reply #366 on: April 12, 2017, 03:27:11 PM »
Fiona, you are now starting to consistently produce quality pastel paintings  :yippee: :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Fi's Pastel Paintings
« Reply #367 on: April 13, 2017, 12:29:02 PM »
Thank you Steve and Dennis  :)  High praise indeed from the master himself  :flowers:

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Re: Fi's Pastel Paintings
« Reply #368 on: April 13, 2017, 01:48:09 PM »
And well deserved it is!  O0     :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Fi's Pastel Paintings
« Reply #369 on: April 15, 2017, 12:17:35 AM »
Wow I thought it was a photo Fi until i read your comments  :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Fi's Pastel Paintings
« Reply #370 on: April 16, 2017, 08:22:32 PM »
Outstanding work Fiona.  :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Re: Fi's Pastel Paintings
« Reply #371 on: April 17, 2017, 06:53:12 AM »
awesome Fiona.    :yippee: :yippee: :yippee:
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Re: Fi's Pastel Paintings
« Reply #372 on: April 17, 2017, 11:11:52 AM »
WOW! WOW! WOW! Fiona beautiful job.   O0 O0

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Re: Fi's Pastel Paintings
« Reply #373 on: April 17, 2017, 05:54:23 PM »
This is such a beautiful painting. The lighting makes it all so striking. I love it.
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Re: Fi's Pastel Paintings
« Reply #374 on: April 17, 2017, 10:47:36 PM »
Your Pastel work is really good Fi. I think you have captured the texture of the bread perfectly I wouldnt change anything  :clap:
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