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Charlie's Mum
03-23-2013, 01:18 PM
This woodshed should, I think, have been an arbour:lol: Sorry Sue :)

We've been doing a couple of PaintAlong threads in Acrylics and the current one is to use a black b/g - so I painted a small piece of mountboard with indigo, red and viridian and got a nice greeny-black.

I did a very quick sketch in chalk, from the monitor, and then went away to paint it - no ref. So I lost the chair and all the greens have grown a wilderness. :lol:
Time - less than 40 mins. Medium - acrylics. Size 4.5"x6.5" (about 11x16cm)

http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/23-Mar-2013/30494-shed_mar_22_surob.jpg

Thanks for looking. :)

savatage
03-23-2013, 02:49 PM
great job love the fence

ColinS
03-23-2013, 02:59 PM
Maureen, this is beautiful. Thanks for directing me here from the Paint A Long. Brilliant use of reds and oranges.

susme48
03-23-2013, 03:11 PM
Love it!! :)

Rundun
03-23-2013, 03:49 PM
I think this look really good.I am glad that you pointed the chair,because I thought it was a pile of wood.Imelda

vmrs
03-23-2013, 05:07 PM
Wonderful!! It looks like my backyard. :)

purplepansey
03-23-2013, 06:09 PM
Love it, looks really nice and summery

connievanwinssen
03-23-2013, 06:47 PM
Lovely!:)

Paulafv
03-23-2013, 07:46 PM
Like this very much, Maureen. Dark green makes a fine background here and the vines and flowers add the woodsy touch.

tangerine
03-23-2013, 10:47 PM
Love the vibrant colors in this!

jlloren
03-23-2013, 11:46 PM
Beautiful! The colors really pop out from the black BG

lisilk
03-24-2013, 12:02 AM
Beautiful and rustic. I love how the foliage has taken over. Vibrant and full of energy.

Li

Scotkatidid
03-24-2013, 12:21 AM
Love it Maureen - you've a taken a so-so ref and made a beautiful landscape painting.

Margareth56
03-24-2013, 05:47 AM
Beautiful painting Maureen

surob
03-24-2013, 08:03 AM
Maureen. This is a beautiful painting. Your greens are striking, the structure rustic. I wish this was my backyard!

KreativeK
03-24-2013, 12:41 PM
This is quite lovely! Wish we'd get rain to have these type of green foliage growing!

Scattykat
03-24-2013, 12:44 PM
nice piece, esp love the way you did the fence and roof...

skappy
03-24-2013, 03:58 PM
This is very pretty Maureen, nice palette it makes spring sing BTW I have to take care of the garden
Robert

m50paul
03-25-2013, 04:52 AM
very nice wish I was sitting in the chair enjoying the warm sun....

Deano
03-25-2013, 08:47 AM
Love this on the dark BG, Maureen! One of my favorite ways to paint! Great color modulations in the wooden parts!

artastic
03-25-2013, 01:56 PM
beautiful maureen, just had a look at the paintalongs, looks like so much fun, but have so much on my painting plate already

Riverfrog
03-26-2013, 01:48 PM
I like how you have captured this busy little corner with all the greenery, good job.

Lake of Trees
03-27-2013, 09:59 PM
Such a happy painting. :) I really like how you did the wood too.

guilliame
03-28-2013, 09:55 AM
Hey Maureen:wave: love the tiled roof and the swirling flowers:clap: wuold like to have seen some spots of red in amongst the pinks.

steina
03-28-2013, 06:02 PM
Looks great, especially the rusty looking roof Maureen.

justjean
03-28-2013, 09:14 PM
Maureen, a lovely painting and a great fence :thumbsup: