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Reply #30 on: April 15, 2014, 11:15:08 AM
 :thankyou: :thankyou:  Thank you so much Danielle and Dennis for your kind comments.   Patricia
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Reply #31 on: April 15, 2014, 05:01:43 PM
These are ALL so lovely.  One is nicer than the next. :clap: :clap:

Great job everyone

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Reply #32 on: April 17, 2014, 04:38:54 AM

Nice work on the paint-along, Ladies.  :clap: :clap: :clap: I do not know how you did  so. I could not keep up with Dennis , just finished 1/4 of the painting at the end of the class. :'(

Here is my rendition. I had a lot of fun with this one   :thankyou: Dennis!!   
I am not truly satisfied with the copy I posted. :-\ My original painting has more greens on the mountains and soft edges on reflection under the rocks.

All the best. :)
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Reply #33 on: April 17, 2014, 05:48:46 AM
Lidiya,

I like the colors in this painting.  Just one thing bothers me -- the reflection of the rocks in the left foreground looks more like the submerged portion of the rocks than a reflection.  Does anyone else see it that way?  Maybe it's an optical illusion.

aloha

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Reply #34 on: April 17, 2014, 05:55:19 AM
Lidiya, very nice painting :clap: :clap: :clap: You have done the sky very well and the waves and the surf O0


I'm not sure if the photo has been taken at an angle or the horizon of the sea is sloping in the painting. The horizon must be completely horizontal.

The distant rock should be a bit more blue-purple in it to push it further into the distance.
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Reply #35 on: April 17, 2014, 06:23:06 AM

hi all this is my attempt at seascape. i just cant seem to get the left hand side reflections right :-\ :-\. dennis u make look so easy. i used a pastle paper yet could not seem to get my white to achieve definition in the white wash.am i doing something wrong?.
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Reply #36 on: April 17, 2014, 07:05:59 AM
Brony,

Nice pastel sea and surf painting.  Love your sky.

aloha

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Reply #37 on: April 17, 2014, 09:07:24 AM
  well this is my sea surf lesson, think I need more practice practice with this one  ???  cannot get the sea right at all  :( like you brony I also couldn't get the white white enough for the waves.
by the way brony good painting  O0
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Reply #38 on: April 17, 2014, 09:30:27 AM
Brony and Jennylynn, both very good paintings :clap: :clap: :clap:


Both of you have done nothing wrong as such. The white pastels you are using are not the very soft type. Remember I mentioned that I would be using a very soft pastel for the waves.
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Reply #39 on: April 17, 2014, 11:50:59 AM
Beautiful paintings Brony and Jennylynn.  :clap: :clap: :clap:
Jennylynn I like the mystic  way you have done on the mountains, soft edges. 


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Reply #40 on: April 17, 2014, 12:26:04 PM
 :clap: Lidyia, Brony and JennyLynn!
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Reply #41 on: April 17, 2014, 04:19:45 PM


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Reply #42 on: April 17, 2014, 04:27:38 PM
Lovely painting of sea surf, Marielle.  Your rocks look good.

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Reply #43 on: April 17, 2014, 04:42:44 PM
Jennylynn,

Nice job on the sea surf pastel.  Both your rocks and Marielle's are more like what mine should be.

aloha

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Reply #44 on: April 17, 2014, 07:27:07 PM