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johnbeam

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on: January 04, 2019, 02:50:08 PM
This is 24" x 36" Acrylic on canvas. I finally figured out how to make a frame! This took quite a while to finish as I'm not used to working on a painting this big.
Lots of fun to do the waves and the ocean... I'm hoping to do more ocean scenes and learn how to paint waves better.


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Reply #1 on: January 04, 2019, 03:42:40 PM
 :clap: :clap: :clap: Absolutely stunning John.   Patricia
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Reply #2 on: January 04, 2019, 05:32:16 PM
Well done.  :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #3 on: January 06, 2019, 09:06:12 PM
Wow :heeha: :congrats:


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Reply #4 on: January 07, 2019, 03:03:13 PM
Wow such amazing piece of work :heeha: :heeha: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #5 on: January 07, 2019, 09:57:30 PM
Beautiful painting!!
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Reply #6 on: January 11, 2019, 02:12:10 PM
 :not_worthy:   Brilliant piece John!  :congrats:
I used to love drawing these big ships but never managed to pluck up the courage to give one a go in paint.  :eyesclosed:   Love it!  :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #7 on: January 13, 2019, 02:28:12 PM
I like your work is so many details :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #8 on: March 31, 2019, 11:44:18 AM
Wow John this is beautiful. The detail in those ship are fantastic. Love the clouds to. Nina  :yippee: :yippee:
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Reply #9 on: March 31, 2019, 02:42:26 PM
Fantastic!!
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Reply #10 on: April 24, 2019, 05:35:58 AM
 :clap: :clap: :clap: Great art work, John!  What an accomplishment to paint ships and ocean waves, clouds and skies!  Do more sea paintings and really work on the techniques of sky and water, for example.  I did 4 or 6 in a row to get the hang of mixing sea colors, doing waves, cloud formations, etc.  Lots of satisfaction!
 :flowers: :flowers: :flowers: ~Liz