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Danielle123

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on: February 25, 2016, 07:12:19 PM
My latest drawing, Tabby the cat done in Faber Castell polycromos coloured pencil, on Canson acid free paper. Free hand drawing and size is 5.5 x 6.  Inspired by a photo from Janet Herman in Photos for artists. 
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Reply #1 on: February 25, 2016, 07:34:47 PM
Danielle,

This is AMAZINGLY BEAUTIFUL.  The fur is so soft; the white looks like angora!  Love the little nose.

The eyes are beautiful, but I'm not sure the shape is quite right.  (But, I don't have a cat to check against.)

This little cat would be so proud to see how beautiful you made him.

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Reply #2 on: February 25, 2016, 08:10:40 PM
Beautiful, Danielle. I'm in awe.
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Reply #3 on: February 25, 2016, 08:37:03 PM
Excellent Danielle.
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Reply #4 on: February 26, 2016, 05:02:18 AM
Danielle, I have seen several variations/interpretations of this PFA photo, but yours is, by far, the absolute best! Beautiful work!  :clap:  :clap:  :clap:
--Susan

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Reply #5 on: February 26, 2016, 05:16:21 AM
 :thankyou: Mea for your lovely comments,  you are right I think my nose is a bit off.   :1hug:
 :thankyou: Steve for the lovely comment.    :1hug:
 :thankyou: Jill for your encouragement  :1hug:
 :thankyou: Sue for the encouraging comment, I appreciate.   :1hug:
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Reply #6 on: February 26, 2016, 07:21:13 AM
 :clap: :clap: :clap: Danielle, the detail in tabby is magnificent! The hair, the whiskers, and oh those eyes! Absolutely beautiful. :not_worthy: :not_worthy:
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Reply #7 on: February 26, 2016, 11:30:33 AM
 :clap: :clap: :clap:  Danielle, this portrait of Tabby is magnificent.  You have done an awesome job.


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Reply #8 on: February 26, 2016, 03:16:36 PM
 :thankyou: so much Kathy and Patricia for your encouraging comment.  :1hug:
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Reply #9 on: February 26, 2016, 05:48:16 PM
 :not_worthy:   Banner job Danielle!!!   :yippee:
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Reply #10 on: February 26, 2016, 07:15:06 PM
Masterful :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #11 on: February 26, 2016, 10:01:19 PM
I don't usually come over to colored pencil side but was curious because it's a CAT.
My goodness, this is GORGEOUS!!!  :yippee:
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Reply #12 on: February 26, 2016, 10:23:12 PM
Danielle Taby the cat is absolutely beautiful. You are such a talented artist. The eyes, the fur etc just so real. Love him. :clap: :clap:
Josie


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Reply #13 on: February 27, 2016, 04:24:27 AM
 :thankyou: so much Val, Dennis, Denise and Josie  for your encouraging comments and for taking the time to view it.  :hug:
Danielle
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Reply #14 on: February 27, 2016, 05:59:16 AM
Wow!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I'm having such a hard time with an apple, then see this - truely an inspiration. Thank you, now I know it can be done, somehow.  Thought about giving lessons?


 

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