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Reply #15 on: January 21, 2013, 03:15:36 PM
Astoundingly great paintings Jenny & Natalie  :clap:   :clap:   :clap:   :clap:
Love all the colours and the movement. Can't wait to have a go at this one, love the effects created with the clingwrap.
Absolutely brilliant lesson Dennis...not sure how this will transfer into my portraits though....   :heeha:   ;D


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Reply #16 on: January 21, 2013, 03:24:09 PM
I`ve tried this too, I find something well but I think I`ll take my time to try once more. It is pretty fun.
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Reply #17 on: January 21, 2013, 04:22:00 PM
Looks great Harald-like the misty look of it.  :clap:
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Reply #18 on: January 21, 2013, 06:10:04 PM
Harald, I see a pretty lotus flower floating about....


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Reply #19 on: January 21, 2013, 06:13:59 PM
Here is my abstract using the alcohol and salt.  I was disappointed in the reaction of the alcohol.  It wasn't anywhere near what Dennis got.  :(   I also wasn't sure which way to turn it.   :-\   I flipped it around several times and finally decided I liked this way better.  You decide.


This was using the saran wrap.  The colors were really bright before I put on the plastic but then they came out kind of muddy when I took it off.  :confused:



Jenny, Natalie, and Harold--I really like all your paintings.  All so different with such vivid colors.  Very nice.
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Reply #20 on: January 21, 2013, 06:36:25 PM
 :clap: Red1

I think Dennis said that whatever he used was close to 100% alcohol-definitely a much bigger reaction to normal drugstore stuff.
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Reply #21 on: January 21, 2013, 06:53:08 PM
Ok here is my VERY, VERY, VERY first Abstract. I did it in 10 minutes.  :2funny: :2funny:
Now question what does it look like to you??? What do you see???
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Reply #22 on: January 21, 2013, 07:11:17 PM
wow nina this is great what can i see?   two faces and a dog  O0
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Reply #23 on: January 21, 2013, 07:34:03 PM
I must have missed that part.  All I heard was alcohol.  Maybe a little "red eye" or some "shine" would work better.  Maybe a couple of shots would help my painting also.   :D


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Reply #24 on: January 21, 2013, 07:37:47 PM
Great jobe Harald , Read And Nina :clap: :clap: . Keep it up O0
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Reply #25 on: January 21, 2013, 07:46:42 PM
 :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:  Nina!  You did it!  I see ALL kinds of things but I'd need more space than this.... :2funny: I love it!  Great job!


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Reply #26 on: January 21, 2013, 08:14:58 PM
 :thankyou: for the encouragemets.
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Reply #27 on: January 21, 2013, 11:19:42 PM
I see swirly lights Nina!  :smitten: The thumbnail looks like a soft floral.

 ;D Red1
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Reply #28 on: January 22, 2013, 12:11:51 AM
Harald, I see flags, golf clubs, a howling wolf, a bat with wings spread, a rocking horse and a few other things.  Good job!  Fun! :clap: :clap:
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Reply #29 on: January 22, 2013, 12:21:30 AM
 :clap: :clap: :clap:  Gorgeous abstracts everyone.  The colours are vibrant.  Really good.  Patricia
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