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HollyJ26
02-21-2017, 02:19 PM
I painted this this weekend but haven't had a chance to post it. Not much of a chance now, but the week is getting away from me!

Obviously I took liberties with this reference, and I painted it mostly with a 3" brush, so there are no facial features. This is acrylic, 12"x16", and took probably 2.5 hours (started Saturday night and finished Sunday).

http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/21-Feb-2017/1975529-Tweens_3.jpg

Be back to comment on everyone's!

mginsberg
02-21-2017, 02:22 PM
I love the abstract quality, HollyJ. I like the way you used angular strokes throughout.

KreativeK
02-21-2017, 03:09 PM
Terrific tweens, Holly! Love your loose style which can be done with a large brush like that.

connievanwinssen
02-21-2017, 04:21 PM
Great! Love the colours:)

tyree
02-21-2017, 04:39 PM
love the loose style and great brush strokes ! tyree:)

crispur2005
02-21-2017, 06:15 PM
Love it!!!:clap: :clap: :clap:

BUN201
02-21-2017, 06:59 PM
Excellent!

123harry
02-22-2017, 03:32 AM
Very well done. Painterly and unfussy but captures the poses, the light and the atmosphere.

artastic
02-22-2017, 07:14 AM
Beautiful work, love the broad strokes of color

L Skylar Brown
02-22-2017, 09:35 AM
This is in the Grand style of the Impressionists. Very Nice.

Pine Cone
02-22-2017, 03:31 PM
Fascinating and evocative - I feel a sense of wonder as to the people and place!

CARTLEDGE
02-22-2017, 06:13 PM
Abstract is not usually for me, but this just grabbed me. Lovely!

bjcpaints
02-22-2017, 08:14 PM
So glad you posted! This is very inspiring!!! I struggle with figures and portraits in general. You have said so much in 2.5 hrs. Well done!

coaltip
02-23-2017, 11:10 AM
I loved it! The capturing of figures is wonderfully done.

Fana
02-23-2017, 11:31 AM
Very nice and lose acrylic. I really like it that you can't see the details.