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Rkymtnmary

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on: May 26, 2013, 03:45:41 PM


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Reply #1 on: May 26, 2013, 04:01:25 PM
Yes, those newsletter tips are great. 

Nolan, you really are a wonder!

OK, that made my 50th message, so what do I become now as I move out of the PENCIL stage. 

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Reply #2 on: May 26, 2013, 04:17:08 PM
You are so cute Mea!   ;D If you look between your name and the icons, you'll see that it tells you that you are now a colour wheel!  :heeha:

Mary, you are so right. I always read the oil tips as well as the w/c. That one that you kindly reiterated gave me a real boost. I've been happily sketching for another new painting....I'm going to have a plethora of painting to do at this rate!  ;D Hope to see you in class today.  :wave:


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Reply #3 on: May 26, 2013, 05:45:56 PM
Thanks, Val.

Yeah, I am a color wheel!!!  That gives me so much more versatility!!

I feel like I have just crossed over into another dimension!!

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Reply #4 on: May 26, 2013, 07:31:37 PM
Mea, congratulations!  You're moving up in the world!!!  Not only are you cute, you're colorful!!!   :1hug:
I must chime in to say I really enjoy the Newsletter.  Anything and everything that comes our way from Paintbasket is valuable and I appreciate all the work and dedication that goes into making this such a great place to learn.  It's so exciting when something we learn here really hits home and a lightbulb turns on in our heads.  Exciting too when someone is centered out to be the Featured Artist of the Week, so encouraging!  It's not only like giving that person a well deserved pat on the back, it's something like planting a fire cracker under the artist.  It is propelling that one to continue to excel. 
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