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Author Topic: PA Lesson #41 - Gannet in Flight  (Read 3464 times)

Danielle123

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Reply #30 on: January 29, 2017, 09:12:44 PM
Looking pretty good to me Val, the bird is soft looking just a bit of rounding on the beak.   Nothing wrong with the background


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Reply #31 on: January 29, 2017, 09:15:03 PM
Val, you are now over the hump and "flying". Excellent  :clap: :clap: :clap:

There should be very little blending with the final touches in pastel  O0
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Reply #32 on: January 29, 2017, 10:25:31 PM
Thanks much Mea and Danielle. The blue and green was really playing tricks with my eyes. Will leave the background as is.  :thankyou:


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Reply #33 on: January 29, 2017, 10:27:22 PM
Ta much Dennis. Just the final touches then.  O0

Coo, which one next?  :heeha:


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Reply #34 on: January 30, 2017, 01:09:17 AM
 :clap: :clap: :clap:  Excellent job on the Gannet Val.  Your painting of the bird is so crisp and clear.  Patricia
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Reply #35 on: January 30, 2017, 02:19:44 AM
Very nice Gannet, Val!  O0 O0 O0
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Reply #36 on: January 30, 2017, 04:31:15 AM
 O0 Looking great, Val! I love the brilliant colors.  :clap:
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Reply #37 on: January 30, 2017, 05:02:14 AM
Thanks Patricia, Steve, and Kathy. Much appreciated. I'll see if I can finish it off tonight as it's another night of anchor watch. We have a pretty good blow going, 36knts. at this point. Not too bouncy in here so far.


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Reply #38 on: January 30, 2017, 09:47:07 AM
It is 0340 .... and I am done!  :yippee:

Lighting is not the best but I am done with this. Many errors but discovering new ways to work around some of the issues I've been having with the pans. Onward and upward!  :painting:



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Reply #39 on: January 30, 2017, 12:20:31 PM
This has come out so well, Val! :clap:
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Reply #40 on: January 30, 2017, 12:39:18 PM
 :clap: :clap: :clap:  Stunning Val.    Patricia
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Reply #41 on: January 30, 2017, 04:20:15 PM
Ta much Gita, and Patricia. You are two very kind ladies.  :flowers:


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Reply #42 on: January 30, 2017, 05:15:30 PM
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Reply #43 on: January 30, 2017, 08:50:45 PM
Very nice!! Love the vibrantcy of the blue.
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Reply #44 on: January 30, 2017, 10:18:01 PM
 :sweat: Thanks Dennis!

Thank you EmmaLee, I appreciate your support.

Question for Gita.... Do you find you have a problem when freehanding that your subject seems to keep getting bigger?  :eek:   I was sure I measured this fellow for size correctly... he seems to have grown exponentially during the drawing process. I didn't think his upper wing was going to fit on the paper!  :eyesclosed: Maybe my math and compass skills are just a smidge rusty.....  :whistle: