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03-31-2015, 07:57 AM
Thank you for looking. I hope this gives pleasure.
15 X 12 in. Cradled panel w. canvas skin.
Again I must apologize for the quality of the photo. The background greens are not nearly so bright in the background, but the rest of the colors and values a reasonably accurate.
I really like this. The shadows and light are great and the fuzzy texture of the seed pods(?) is perfect. Well done, Cliff!
03-31-2015, 10:39 AM
Thank you Cindy. Those are goldenrod flowers taken after a really hard frost.
03-31-2015, 10:59 AM
Aw, it's sad and beautiful at the same time. I like it a lot... I am also 'waiting for spring' here in Chicago.
03-31-2015, 11:00 AM
Thank you Tami.
03-31-2015, 11:04 AM
There is a lovely simplicity in this composition Cliff. I like the background a lot . Beautiful painting.
03-31-2015, 11:21 AM
Thank you Chammi.
03-31-2015, 11:26 AM
03-31-2015, 11:36 AM
Very nice work. Love the contrast.
03-31-2015, 12:16 PM
:clap::clap::clap: ... and I like the greens that show on my monitor - very dark with just a hint of lighter viridian type green in places (and still very subdued).
03-31-2015, 01:10 PM
Michelle, Jerry, Maureen thank you for the nice comments.
03-31-2015, 01:13 PM
In anticipation, waiting for spring. Works very well for me.
03-31-2015, 03:24 PM
Cliff...I love the simplicity of the composition.....and the complexity of the 'golden rod' are quite unique.....very well executed.....:thumbsup:
04-01-2015, 12:08 AM
Howard, Blue, thank you for the kind comments.
04-01-2015, 12:14 AM
04-01-2015, 01:31 AM
Very good Cliff. It is an effective painting.
04-01-2015, 12:16 PM
Jocko, Colin thank you.
04-03-2015, 08:05 AM
you have really made the branch stand out, love the detail and the contrast with the dark background.
04-03-2015, 08:41 AM
04-04-2015, 04:58 AM
04-04-2015, 05:41 PM
What Chammi said. :)
04-05-2015, 10:58 AM
Very pretty, Cliff. I like the fuzzy look on the plant, (golden rod). The contrasts are very nice and strong.
04-05-2015, 03:00 PM
Very nice. Great job with the colors and textures.
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