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09-07-2013, 08:49 AM
09-07-2013, 08:52 AM
Thank you to Olliewood for posting this fascinating photo in the image gallery. I used my iphone as a model. I need some help from my fellow artists, because the sunglasses seem to be floating. What can I do to anchor them? Thanks in advance. Kay
09-07-2013, 12:43 PM
Shadows seem to be on the left so a shadow on the surface from the sunglasses would help.
09-07-2013, 01:54 PM
Thank you, Doug. I will give that a try. Kay
09-07-2013, 04:49 PM
I think Doug is right. Notice how the keys and the phone are sitting on the surface...they have that deeper tone of green beneath them and a shadow to the left of the phone. The glasses have neither. Add them and I think you'll have solved the problem. ;)
09-08-2013, 06:42 AM
As Doug and Sylvia mentioned, the need a shadow.
09-08-2013, 07:23 AM
or the grin of the cheshire cat...
lovely colors and textures
09-09-2013, 09:56 AM
Thanks Kay for using my photo reference from the RIL! You've been given good advice, a shadow under the glasses by just deepening to the left. You did a FANTASTIC job on this!
09-11-2013, 03:04 PM
Thank you Darla, Mary, Sylvia and Jan. Will post with shadow soon.
09-12-2013, 01:53 PM
http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/12-Sep-2013/117702-fullerK.jpg You were right, the shadows on the left side did the trick. Also, I toned down the garish green some. K
09-12-2013, 01:54 PM
09-14-2013, 08:47 AM
Wow, that just put the finish on it. Great!
09-14-2013, 08:58 AM
Excellent fix, Kay!
09-24-2013, 08:16 AM
Thanks for all the comments and suggestions. K
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