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thevaliantx
04-30-2015, 07:06 AM
Acrylic 12x9" In the process of sketching everything out my still life died. Let's paint them anyway, right? This was painted from my couch :)

Charlie's Mum
04-30-2015, 07:25 AM
Bravo! Your comp really is pretty good! Well done!!!:)

thevaliantx
04-30-2015, 08:07 AM
Thank you Maureen :) I am still learning how to paint with values, this one is pretty high key, but I like that the arrangement is unusual.

chammi kaiser
04-30-2015, 12:07 PM
Well done. I like it a lot. It is honest and intimate and totally delightful.

LavenderFrost
04-30-2015, 12:11 PM
Nice work. And real, lol. I'm sure I'm not the only one who leaves wilted flowers sitting there for too long.

susme48
04-30-2015, 01:36 PM
Nicely done! :)

Fox_eNova
05-01-2015, 12:26 AM
WELL DONE!! Looks like the plant life in my office/studio.

ColinS
05-01-2015, 01:24 AM
Wonderful colours and composition. A real success.

thevaliantx
05-01-2015, 03:05 PM
Did you all notice the shoes? That was one of the last things I put in. If I had not approached them with shapes of color in the negative space ... this is one of the things that I think shows growth in an artist, that not everything needs detail. Lately I have been trying to figure out what matters, what supports a painting and how to create the stars as part of the sky.

EDIT: thanks to all the new visitors :)

snoball
05-01-2015, 03:53 PM
Aww George, you shoulda watered them. :) Well done.