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bjcpaints
02-26-2012, 11:56 AM
I found an old watercolor pad of Mom's so I tried a piece - this is about 8 X 10" in acrylics.
http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/26-Feb-2012/49636-WDE_FEbb24_Hibiscus_Wd-1.jpg
About 2 hours:
http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/26-Feb-2012/49636-WDE_Feb_24_Hibiscus_WIP2.jpg
Needs some fixing up, but I don't hate it!

Valri Ary
02-26-2012, 12:17 PM
What's not to LOVE....this is gorgeous!! All drippy droopy hibiscus loving looks so lush painting!!! Holy smokes....it's wonderful Barbara!!

connievanwinssen
02-26-2012, 12:20 PM
Love it!:)

skappy
02-26-2012, 12:22 PM
This is very pretty Barbara:thumbsup:
Robert

surob
02-26-2012, 12:52 PM
Beautiful. What's not to love about it?

Helen
02-26-2012, 12:52 PM
It's beautiful Barbara! Put it away for a week and you'll see.

sundiver
02-26-2012, 02:19 PM
Those petals are so delicate and soft, love it.

Deano
02-26-2012, 03:39 PM
Wonderful, sensitive work, Barbara!

wshortstuff
02-26-2012, 03:44 PM
It's so delicate. Love it.

crispur2005
02-26-2012, 04:19 PM
Well why would anybody hate this, it is loose and delicate and beautiful. Gorgeous.

rozzi
02-26-2012, 06:42 PM
This is really nice - you have done a great job - very delicate looking flowers.
Ros

Paulafv
02-26-2012, 07:16 PM
I love it. Even liked the under painting, but the finished piece is excellent. The crop is perfect for a macro floral, and the colors are delightful. One of your best, IMO.

Paula

sho3
02-27-2012, 01:39 AM
Nicely done! I love it.

lisilk
02-27-2012, 01:49 AM
Wonderful, old fashioned (as the flower) feel to this painting. It's really charming Barbara.

Li

bchlvr
02-27-2012, 06:06 AM
Very nice!

jlloren
02-27-2012, 06:33 AM
Beautiful! You brought out the best from the scene and beautifully captured it on paper!

artastic
02-27-2012, 10:27 AM
this has a wonderful looseness and transparency, great work Barbara

123harry
02-27-2012, 11:43 AM
Lovely colours and flowing, sensual textures in this. It might be a sketch for an Edwardian wallpaper. Very good.

KreativeK
02-27-2012, 02:07 PM
I really do like your work!

eyepaint
02-27-2012, 08:54 PM
Oooh I love the difference in those two shots. I think I lack the skill (the genes?) to transform something like the former into something like the latter :)

Vivien Maloney
02-27-2012, 09:20 PM
Very delicate flowers - so pretty!

bjcpaints
02-29-2012, 08:49 PM
Wow - You are all so sweet! Thank you very much for your kind words.
Mom was more impressed with an old magazine I brought her so I did not leave it with her, but that's OK. You all made my day!:heart: I did more and I think it needs a fancy frame. I might like to paint flowers some day!:crossfingers:

marriam
02-29-2012, 09:09 PM
These are gorgeous flowers , love them.

justjean
03-01-2012, 04:36 PM
Lovely :thumbsup:

Leya Lakshmanan
03-02-2012, 09:08 AM
Beautiful!