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MaryAnne Long

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on: December 13, 2017, 04:41:02 PM
Someone who saw my crumpled paper version of the B-17 commissioned me to paint this.  I had to use acrylics to get it done in time for Christmas.  It is 8 x 10" on canvas panel.


I have 24-hours before it goes in the mail.  Anything I need to tweak?

aloha

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Reply #1 on: December 13, 2017, 09:14:00 PM
Nice picture Mea, maybe give the propellers a bit of a blur to show movement?


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Reply #2 on: December 14, 2017, 12:32:26 PM
 :clap: :clap: :clap:  Excellent Mea.  Patricia
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Reply #3 on: December 14, 2017, 01:15:55 PM
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Reply #4 on: December 14, 2017, 04:14:24 PM
Thanks, Mysti.  Unfortunately, the painting is already packaged.  Even worse, though, I found a much better reference photo which shows that inside engine much more clearly.  Maybe after Christmas, I will paint it and send a better one.

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Reply #5 on: December 14, 2017, 04:53:45 PM
That is my luck.  Always a bit late.  :doh:  It is a small thing anyway.  The painting is fantastic! No need to change it. They will love it.   :flight:
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