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parikk
02-03-2014, 02:49 PM
Hi All

Here is my new work. I have been lately heavily inspired by the work of David Hockney and therefore tried to do one in his style. I tried to have some fun with this. Inspired by his work of "Pool with two figures" I tried to produce what I can only describe as a prequel to it. "Hesitation" takes the main subject staring down at the pool but just younger, staring down at the pool this time in his backyard. I guess painting is all about creating that story. Do let me know your comments :)

Thanks

http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/03-Feb-2014/1189060-photo_6.JPG

janinco
02-03-2014, 08:20 PM
Brings back a lot of memories :-) I used to climb on diving boards and chicken out. I like your small details like the reflection of the pool lights and the straps on the patio chairs.

Jan

KarinaRose
02-03-2014, 11:40 PM
You are definately telling a story here! I can feel the hesitation - brings back memories for me too - of the high dive. :/

parikk
02-04-2014, 11:12 AM
Thank you so much Jan and Karen. I am relatively new playing with acrylics and I am figuring it out still. Your comments are encouraging :)