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05-10-2003, 01:41 AM
This is another WIP that I have already completed about ships in the port. It is also painted on Arches paper 35 x 25 cm approx. Please let me know your comments. However I cannot answer till night. Thank you.
The finished painting:
And this is still unfinished, I don't know if there is much difference but as I took a photo here it is:
Dolors, this is beautiful.
05-10-2003, 06:28 AM
05-10-2003, 07:02 AM
Lovely boat and foreground water, Dolors - not sure about the boats in the background.
05-10-2003, 07:08 AM
Your foreground boat and water are beautifully painted. I like the colors you used in them a lot.
Since this is a WIP, I assume you haven't finished painting the boats in the background yet. When you add color there, it will help draw the viewer's eye farther into the painting.
05-10-2003, 07:18 AM
Lovely water treatment! And the foreground boat is marvellous!'
05-10-2003, 08:28 AM
Lovely!! and the water is fantastic!!!!
05-10-2003, 10:17 AM
I agree about some pale color in the boats in the BG
Nice composition and I lke te way that the rope leads one right to the big boat. The boat and the water are very nicely painted too.
I am not sure about the yellow in reflection of the white boats...
but overall it's a very nice painting
05-10-2003, 04:58 PM
Like the forground boat, like the water but am a little confused about where the main source of light is coming from, should there be shadow on one side of the large boat........very American!!
05-10-2003, 05:10 PM
Thank you Mary-Ann, Lyn, Doug, Sylvia, Mia, Uschi, Pam, Olga and David.
You are right, the background boats are too light, I did the painting from a photo taken with some mist so the background is not clear and the boats are white with little colour, anyway I will try to add some colour to them. Thank you for your help, I will post the final painting.
05-10-2003, 06:17 PM
Dolors... your water, reflections and big boat are excellent! Please post the finished painting after you add some colour to the distant boats!
05-11-2003, 01:16 AM
Thank you for your comments Char. Sure I will post it when I finish.
05-11-2003, 02:57 AM
Love the foreground, Water, boat & reflections.
Just a bit more color for the background boats. I think will Finnish it of very nicely.
05-11-2003, 09:53 AM
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