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ietsieart

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on: January 11, 2017, 07:08:12 PM
ok I need some serious help with this one .
I feel the part in the water between the tiger and the rock is ok but the part behind the rock don't feel right
should I bring the bushes in closer and more detail ? add another color ?
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Reply #1 on: January 11, 2017, 10:16:04 PM
Could you take an other picture of it, because it is sideways and i think the color on the picture is not the same as your painting.  Your tiger looks pretty good.You may want to crop out the other seroundings. :clap:


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Reply #2 on: January 12, 2017, 01:32:18 AM

Straightened your painting for  you. Cheers, Val


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Reply #3 on: January 12, 2017, 01:51:10 AM

thanks Val ....
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Reply #4 on: January 12, 2017, 05:28:08 AM
Bert,

Hope you weren't sketching that tiger en plein air!

Looking good. 

How's India?

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Reply #5 on: January 12, 2017, 01:30:25 PM
 :clap: :clap: :clap:  Nice job on the tiger Bert. Just feel that the water and landline should be demarcated more clearly, perhaps, with the water being a slightly different colour from the land instead of a dark green line to differentiate the two, but that's just me.   


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Reply #6 on: January 12, 2017, 09:56:43 PM
I agree with Patricia,   you could add a light wash of burnt siena in the trees and maybe a light of blue here and there int the water. If you are making movement in the water you have to make it smaller, shorter as you go to the background.  Hope this help. 


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Reply #7 on: January 13, 2017, 02:12:49 PM
 :eek: What a doh head!! I must have wiped out my comment when I flipped your photo!  :doh:

Well, it was much along the lines of Patricia's comment. (She's so clever!) To create better definition between the land and water via colour change. The tiger is brilliant!  O0     :clap: :clap: :clap:


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Reply #8 on: January 13, 2017, 03:00:13 PM

hope this looks a little better ?
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Reply #9 on: January 13, 2017, 03:21:50 PM
Bert,

Yes, better now.  Maybe even a bit more blue in the water around the tiger.  Looks too green, but that could be the photo or the color of the water in India??  Never been there.

Happy you are getting some painting time.

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Reply #10 on: January 13, 2017, 10:48:58 PM
Yes Mea the water in this scene is green
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Reply #11 on: January 14, 2017, 02:26:24 AM

I think I am done with this one . :D it will make me crazy !!!!
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Reply #12 on: January 14, 2017, 03:06:17 AM
Now this version is spot on!  :heeha:   Brilliant work Bert.  O0    :clap: :clap: :clap:


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Reply #13 on: January 14, 2017, 04:51:09 AM
Bert, I like the background vegetation behind the tiger.  Looks better now.

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Reply #14 on: January 14, 2017, 06:43:32 AM
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