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allydoodle
08-22-2013, 12:08 AM
I haven't posted a painting in quite a while. This summer has been very busy, and I've had little time to paint. I went out this evening with some friends and did some plein air work. The light wasn't very good, so I chose to do the flowers. I figured I could at least get some strong color. Size is 5"x8", painted on Wallis Pro, using Mount Visions, Great Americans and Unisons.

It feels good to be painting again, I've been going crazy.....:evil:

http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/22-Aug-2013/93075-flowers_at_meadow_croft,_8-21-13_2_for_wc.jpg

DAK723
08-22-2013, 08:29 AM
Beautiful!

Don

Shireesh
08-22-2013, 08:43 AM
lovely loose sketch! Yes, it always feels really great to get back to painting !

Donna T
08-22-2013, 11:35 AM
What a gorgeous little glimpse of summer! It's good to see your work again, Chris!

Dcam
08-22-2013, 11:55 AM
Nice one Chris....welcome back to the dusty stuff. :)

Derek

rsmith.1141
08-22-2013, 12:19 PM
Wonderful, Chris!

Sarah Dowson
08-22-2013, 02:45 PM
I really like this. Very nice.

spirothet
08-22-2013, 03:15 PM
Beautiful vivid colors depicting summer with that hint of overcast. Nicely done.

Ruthie57
08-22-2013, 03:24 PM
Lovely Chris!

Rockport123
08-22-2013, 04:10 PM
As I said, love it!

SherryC
08-22-2013, 08:08 PM
Chris, this is just stunning. I love the soft colors. A winner, as all of yours
are.

allydoodle
08-23-2013, 12:44 AM
I just tried to post some thank you's and all my comments went away....:crying:

Trying one more time...

Thank you Don!

Thanks so much Shireesh!

Thanks very much Donna, glad to be back!

Thanks Derek, gettin' dusty is my favorite thing!

Thank you Randy!

Thanks so much Sarah!

Thank you Cali. It was a bit overcast, glad it comes through!

Thanks Ruthie!

Thank you Marlene!

Thanks so much Sherry. Such nice comments, it means a lot to me.

Equus Art
08-23-2013, 06:09 AM
Oh, such a sweet, delicate piece of artwork! Lovely colors and simplicity.

Cat

Talley
08-23-2013, 08:59 AM
This is lovely, so fresh and loose. I love how you created sort of hints of the flower/colors in the background.

Colourist52
08-23-2013, 11:07 AM
This is lovely Chris, soft fresh colours and very loose. I'm going away on a short holiday tomorrow up to the north of our state in Australia. It's the wildflower season there, hope that I can capture some as well as you have!

chuas2
08-23-2013, 11:35 AM
Beautiful, ethereal...just wonderful work Chris! I immediately thought of Jean-Francois Millet's "Narcissi and Violets." Glad you finally have the time to paint!!
Kris

gecko99
08-24-2013, 03:02 AM
Soft, fresh and atmospheric - I keep scrolling back up for another hit!

Nicole

Grinner
08-24-2013, 10:26 AM
Oh, that is gorgeous. I love how the flowers blend into the background.

toniov
08-24-2013, 12:26 PM
Nice one !
Beautiful balance of colors.

Charles Perera
08-24-2013, 06:56 PM
Breath taking...Superb display of colour...

Charles

Turpintine45
08-24-2013, 10:58 PM
Chris, it is just beautiful. An evening well spent.

allydoodle
08-24-2013, 11:29 PM
Thanks Talley, I appreciate it.

Thank you Julie. Enjoy your holiday!

Hey Kris, thanks so much!

Thank you Nicole!

Thanks Grinner, I appreciate it.

Thank you toniov, I tried not to use too many colors.

Thanks so much Charles

Hi Jen, thank you!