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Reply #345 on: June 03, 2017, 01:21:44 AM
If you recall, last summer I had the pleasure of meeting up with the Hawaiian voyaging canoe Hokule`a on Cape Cod.  Its three-year voyage ends on June 17.  To celebrate its return, I have done two paintings.

The first is oil and will be part of a Silent Auction at Ocean Fest tomorrow.  Money raised supports environmental programs for children.


The second is a line and watercolor wash that will be on display and for sale at a local restaurant.  If it sells, I will donate half to the Polynesian Voyaging Society.


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mea

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Reply #346 on: June 03, 2017, 06:50:14 AM
Lovely paintings, Mea.  I like the first one very much. Great idea also to support the needy. Have to start doing some auctioning work, too.
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Reply #347 on: June 03, 2017, 07:53:56 AM
Lovely paintings Mea, you are definitely developing your own unique   style! Good luck with the auction  O0 :gl2:
Trev


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Reply #348 on: June 03, 2017, 11:34:50 AM
Well done Mea.


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Reply #349 on: June 03, 2017, 03:09:54 PM
Thank you, Gita, Trev, and Val.  I love doing paintings of Hokule`a. It's so popular a theme right now so there may be several others in the auction.

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Reply #350 on: June 03, 2017, 04:03:41 PM
Lovely paintings Mea and good luck with the auction.   :smitten:
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Reply #351 on: June 03, 2017, 04:31:01 PM
Love both of these and how satisfying to be part of making a difference for such worthy organizations!! Really proud of you!!
Cheers,
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Reply #352 on: June 04, 2017, 02:47:31 AM
Thank you, Sharon and Win.  The painting sold at the silent auction and the bidder seemed thrilled to get it.

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Reply #353 on: June 04, 2017, 11:15:58 PM
Thats good news Mea  :clap:
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Reply #354 on: June 05, 2017, 12:35:29 AM
Well done Mea, the water looks great in both these paintings.


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Reply #355 on: June 05, 2017, 12:37:30 AM
Thanks, Win and Zilpa.

Now on to my next project.

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mea
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Reply #356 on: June 05, 2017, 06:45:22 AM
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Reply #357 on: June 05, 2017, 08:22:53 AM
Lovely Mea. Great paintings; great cause. :clap: :clap:


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Reply #358 on: June 05, 2017, 01:56:04 PM
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Reply #359 on: June 05, 2017, 03:32:54 PM
Thanks, Elizabeth, Val, and Dennis. I seem to do best on paintings that have personal meaning for me.

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mea
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