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Gita

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Reply #30 on: September 12, 2016, 08:38:25 PM
Thank you so much Dennis.
Thank you too Steve.
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Reply #31 on: September 12, 2016, 10:40:19 PM
Thank you Patricia, Retta and Gita.

Gita, Wow, look at the weathered wood you did, it looks so realistic! Wonderful job! :smitten: :yippee: :yippee:
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Reply #32 on: September 12, 2016, 11:20:28 PM
 :heeha: Marylou, Your dove in the window is fabulous. I really like the colors of the window reflections and your weathered paint looks great.  :yippee:

 :heeha: Beautiful work Gita. Your love for watercolor shows. I like that you made this painting your own. Your voice is heard as you gave your dove a mate.  O0

Lovely work from each of you. Both unique and lovely.

Kathy S.


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Reply #33 on: September 13, 2016, 07:53:28 AM
Somehow I let this thread get ahead of me. 

Mary Lou, yours looks great - especially the window - love the blue/green in the panes.

Gita - wowzer, girl.  You are getting really good.

aloha

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Reply #34 on: September 13, 2016, 09:26:47 AM
 :painting:http://Thank you so much Marylou, Kathy and Mea. This appreciation is so motivating!

I thought I shall enhance the doves a bit and used Gouache. This is the result. I find this combination of W/C and Gouache so wonderful.  So this has become a mixed media work. I hope its ok to put this in this class, Dennis.
« Last Edit: September 13, 2016, 11:07:18 AM by Gita »
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Reply #35 on: September 13, 2016, 03:00:07 PM
 O0 Oh yes, Gita, the birds stand out very nicely.  :clap:  I haven't played with gouache yet. I understand it is more of an opaque paint. I may have to look into it and give it a try.  :painting:
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Reply #36 on: September 13, 2016, 03:41:57 PM
Gita...that really brought the doves out.  They look awesome, and your shadows are great.
Nice painting.
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Reply #37 on: September 13, 2016, 08:01:39 PM
Naughty, naughty, using gouache, or anyone else for that matter . These are watercolour classes. When I look at the paintings I look for watercolour techniques, and if they are being applied correctly :flowers:

I don't mind gouache being used outside of the actual class lessons O0
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Reply #38 on: September 13, 2016, 08:44:03 PM
Sorry Dennis  :flowers:. I shall try to stick to the rules...
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Reply #39 on: September 13, 2016, 08:45:50 PM
Warhol said: Don’t think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it’s good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.


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Reply #40 on: September 14, 2016, 07:28:03 PM
 ;D Both are beautiful paintings Gita.... BUT... when Dennis says 'excellent', that's your cue to not touch it in any way, shape or form!  :eek:   You got off lucky... I got the  :knuppel2: for attempting to 'improve' one of mine!  ::) It didn't go so well!  :whistle: :2funny:
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Reply #41 on: September 15, 2016, 03:52:54 AM
Oh,  ::)this imporvement tick of mine, Val. >:D
Warhol said: Don’t think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it’s good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.