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Belma

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on: March 21, 2021, 01:58:27 PM
I guess there is no topic for this lesson.

Here is my butterfly and flower. A friend of mine asked me to paint a butterfly months ago. When I saw this lesson, I wanted to do it to gift her. But leaving feels hard.  :'( I decided to paint it bigger for myself.  :painting: Like 40 X 60 canvas  ::)

« Last Edit: March 21, 2021, 03:54:37 PM by Belma »
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Reply #1 on: March 21, 2021, 04:19:07 PM
I'm impressed!!! Beautiful work.
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Reply #2 on: March 21, 2021, 06:53:51 PM
Amazing work Belma. It looks like a photo :congrats: :cloud9: :not_worthy:

Good bokeh effect in the background too :heeha:


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Reply #3 on: March 21, 2021, 07:08:29 PM
Wow that is really pretty. Well done.  :clap: :smitten:
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Reply #4 on: March 22, 2021, 08:13:56 AM
Nolan, Patindoya and Maryna  :thankyou: very much  :flowers:
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Reply #5 on: March 22, 2021, 09:36:48 AM
 :clap: :clap: :clap: :yippee:
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Reply #6 on: March 22, 2021, 11:00:39 PM
 :thankyou: very much Dennis  :flowers:
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Reply #7 on: March 24, 2021, 12:24:22 PM
Very impressive!  They both look so delicate! :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #8 on: March 26, 2021, 04:13:10 PM
Very impressive!  They both look so delicate! :clap: :clap: :clap:

Thank you very much Mery Lou  :thankyou: :flowers:
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