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Reply #15 on: December 09, 2016, 02:15:42 PM
Outstanding, Patricia!  :yippee: :yippee: The eyes look great to me. The difference from the lesson helps to make this painting yours. Over the summer we adopted a Maine Coon Cat kitten. She's just starting to come into her own and is taking on that bobcat look. I'd love to be able to paint her someday.
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Reply #16 on: December 09, 2016, 02:21:03 PM
 :thankyou:  Steve for your encouragement. So pleased to hear that you adopted a kitten and you must paint her for it makes the painting of a loved pet so special. Be sure to show us when you do paint her.


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Reply #17 on: December 09, 2016, 03:24:41 PM
Lovely, lovely cat, Patricia.

The quality of your work astounds me every time.

aloha

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Reply #18 on: December 09, 2016, 05:00:54 PM
Mea,  :thankyou:  so much, you have a way of lifting me up to dizzy heights.  I was worried about the quality of my work because I am working in the night, which seems to be my only free time and my eyes aren't so good anymore so I do struggle but thank you for always being so encouraging. Bless you.


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Reply #19 on: December 09, 2016, 08:10:23 PM
No problem, Patricia. It is still a very well executed painting - and that is what counts  :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #20 on: December 09, 2016, 10:14:17 PM
 :thankyou:  so much Dennis for always encouraging us too. It means so much to me.  Thank you.  Patricia
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Reply #21 on: December 09, 2016, 10:27:34 PM
Beautiful painting Juan and Patricia.       

Patricia did you know that there is a "workable fixatif from Krylon" you can add more pastel on it when dried.   Still you did a great pastel
Painting.   
 :yippee: :yippee: :yippee: to the both of you.


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Reply #22 on: December 10, 2016, 02:34:48 AM
 :thankyou:  for your message Danielle.  Yes, I do remember about the workable fixative but I am not to keen on spraying anything for my chest closes with some odours which sends me into a panic as I can't breathe so I leave spraying very much alone but thanks so much for the suggestion. Strange to say, some odours I can handle but others almost kill me. 


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Reply #23 on: December 10, 2016, 10:23:24 AM
 :heeha: Patricia!!!  Beautiful work on the cat.  O0   If you had not mentioned the eye I would never have noticed anything amiss....they still look gorgeous to me  :detective: and I'm looking!  ;D   You and I apparently suffer from the same condition..... self-critic-itis  :eek:    No fear....there is a cure!   :stress:      :2funny:

All of my art stuff has been packed away ready for our move up to Belize, but this is the next pastel for me. I should have much more free time once up in Belize.


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Reply #24 on: December 11, 2016, 02:06:00 AM
 :thankyou:  Val for always coming to my aid ... what is the cure for self-critic-itis???  Look into your crystal ball and let me know please  :2funny: .


Looking forward to seeing your rendition of the cat when you are in Belize with more time on your hands. Smooth sailing and safe travels.


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Reply #25 on: December 11, 2016, 04:59:25 AM
 :heeha: Your cat is perfect, Patricia. I don't even see the eye problem. The cats or yours.  ;) You are producing amazing and beautiful work at a rapid pace AND at night. It seems to me you are handling the lighting quiet well.  :yippee:
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Reply #26 on: December 11, 2016, 01:22:59 PM
Kathy  :thankyou:  for your lovely message. I am SO FAR behind in my artwork and was becoming overwhelmed so I am trying to catch up by doing art in the nights.  Thank you for always being so encouraging which really spurs me on. :flowers: :flowers:


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Reply #27 on: December 14, 2016, 11:47:11 AM
Dear Patricia. Love your work on the cat. Beautifully painted. The shadows are given it the right forms and the eyes are very alived.  :clap: :clap: :clap:


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Reply #28 on: December 14, 2016, 05:01:29 PM
 :thankyou:  Juan for your very sweet message which I appreciate immensely.   Patricia
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Reply #29 on: December 17, 2016, 11:04:58 PM
:thankyou:  Val for always coming to my aid ... what is the cure for self-critic-itis???  Look into your crystal ball and let me know please  :2funny: .

Well..... I have tried the tape  :stress: method, but that hasn't worked so well as it turns out... it slowed me down to a grumble and a mumble.... but it turns out I can still type!  :faint:       :2funny:
I'm sure there is hope for us self-critic-itis sufferers... I'll keep looking.  :detective:

 :think: There's always Dennis' solution....  :knuppel2:       :eek:       :run:         :2funny: