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maritajill
04-04-2015, 11:07 AM
http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/04-Apr-2015/30494-Marita.jpg

and at ATC size - http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/04-Apr-2015/30494-marita_atc.jpg

Thanks for some great photos Valri. I may try a few more later. I Loved the Canada Geese pondering a dip.
ATC size drawing using mid grey, ochre and white Liquitex marker pens plus a bit of black Sharpie.
—Eric Ravilious died in WWII or he'd be more famous. His pictures were of ordinary places always using soft greyed colours. Quite a challenge for me.

Valri Ary
04-04-2015, 11:16 AM
I like this very much! And I had no idea about Eric Ravillious.....grays and ordinary places -COOL
The grays look fabulous and I'm pretty surprised that it's ATC size

Scotkatidid
04-04-2015, 11:36 AM
Wow! Jill, hard to believe that this is an ATC - so much content in a little space well done - don't know much about this artist, but will research him.

coaltip
04-04-2015, 11:47 AM
I thought it is much bigger than ATC. Wonderful work. Uncommon style.

eyepaint
04-04-2015, 12:15 PM
So cool! And you have geese in your picture :)

tyree
04-04-2015, 12:49 PM
the challenge met perfectly...wonderful style..i love grey..black and white together...tyree:wave:

CARTLEDGE
04-04-2015, 02:50 PM
A really good "Loosy Goosie" rendition. Like it a lot.

Charlie's Mum
04-04-2015, 03:40 PM
I've resized this Marita as I'm not sure how WC let this through at 1000p!:eek: - it would normally say 'No!'
Then I also made it ATC size so people can see what it's really like - amazing amount of work you have for that size!
I didn't know the artist - do like the colours and style!:)

Triduana
04-04-2015, 03:45 PM
I've learnt something new today - I'd never heard of Eric Ravilious but I've just looked him up and I really like his style.

I like you interpretation of the photo - the greys are really effective and I like that you included the geese too :)

connievanwinssen
04-04-2015, 04:20 PM
Full of energy!:)

maritajill
04-05-2015, 03:07 AM
Thank you Maureen for your edit. I hadn't realised it had gone through that size.

naglel
04-05-2015, 07:44 AM
I love this! Great feeling in it , nice choice of colors!

rozzi
04-05-2015, 08:01 PM
Super. I'm glad it went through at that size so I could see it closeup. Brilliant work.

artastic
04-06-2015, 09:47 AM
great work

KreativeK
04-06-2015, 09:49 AM
Topnotch work in such a small format...love the style, too!

dabblerdot
04-06-2015, 01:22 PM
This is so rich in greys and details that I am boggled by it's small size ! I had no real concept of the actual dimensions until it was posted at actual size. I'm not sure I have the acuity of vision to work so well, so small !

skappy
04-06-2015, 02:59 PM
Great work on such a small scale Marita nice interpretation too
Robert

surob
04-07-2015, 10:12 AM
I really like this one!

crispur2005
04-08-2015, 05:10 AM
Gorgeous!!