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linley.plester

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Reply #270 on: March 06, 2018, 12:26:03 PM
What a lovely aide you have Robyn!  But Val.... your strawberry season will come soon. ... when the weather abates. Patience,  child!!!


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Reply #271 on: March 06, 2018, 09:56:55 PM
Dare I say ... this is as good as Nolans :sweat:


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Reply #272 on: March 06, 2018, 11:40:07 PM
Bill, when you say nice things like that, you can dare anything. :thankyou:


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Reply #273 on: March 08, 2018, 04:01:05 PM
Your strawberries make me hungry. They look so good!
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Reply #274 on: March 08, 2018, 06:12:44 PM
Fantastic painting, Linley!
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Reply #275 on: March 08, 2018, 11:55:32 PM
Thankyou Emma Lee and Gita. It was a bit of a struggle getting back into the acrylics after a while away from them, but I'm glad I persisted.


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Reply #276 on: October 01, 2018, 01:45:45 AM
Hi everyone,

Here is my second attempt at highlighting my strawberries. I have had a difficult time with the highlights and hope it becomes easier.

Ginger


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Reply #277 on: October 01, 2018, 08:14:02 AM
Very realistic Bottom strawberry  :)


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Reply #278 on: October 01, 2018, 11:20:30 AM
Your strawberries are coming a long well. Those highlights are bringing them to life.
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Reply #279 on: October 01, 2018, 02:55:18 PM
 :clap: :clap: :clap: Wow, Ginger, you have done an awesome job so far.  The bottom strawberry is excellent and very realistic as Bill mentioned.


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Reply #280 on: October 01, 2018, 03:41:08 PM
Ginger,

Nice job on the realism of the bottom strawberry.

aloha

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Reply #281 on: October 01, 2018, 05:02:51 PM
Thank you everyone, I did not think it looked to good at first but looking at it from the photo, I can see how the highlights bring it to life. Now I will work on the upper one.
Ginger


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Reply #282 on: October 01, 2018, 08:38:27 PM
it's looking good, keep going :clap: :clap: :clap:


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Reply #283 on: October 11, 2018, 09:02:44 PM
Thanks everyone.

Nolan, how should the top strawberry be finished? Or are you just referring to the shadows, when you say, "keep going?"
« Last Edit: October 11, 2018, 09:30:17 PM by GPeachy »
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Reply #284 on: October 13, 2018, 08:54:39 PM
Here is a photo of my strawberry painting with shadows. Actually I have painted the shadows twice. I am not happy with how they look.  I need more shadow practice if anyone knows of a particular drawing for this let me know.
Ginger