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J.Dillon
04-17-2004, 01:53 PM
This frigate has sailed in very foul weather . Here in a safe tropical anchorage she unfurls her sails to dry out. A watering party makes for shore to search for fresh water springs.

12"x 18" acrylic on masonite.

Leaflin
04-17-2004, 04:19 PM
Another lovely piece JFD.
Your paintings make me think of adventure and I enjoy wondering what stories they come with.

artistodon
04-18-2004, 01:58 AM
Fabulous detail and color on the frigate. I would love to see this full size. I really enjoy the clouds and sky as well. The only thing I would suggest is to heighten and lengthen the inlet to pull the viewers eyes into the center of the picture more. Very good job though overall.

Don :)

ripvanblair
04-18-2004, 05:38 AM
This looks excellent, I too would like to see it full size it must look terrific--------well done-------Alan

Marty C
04-24-2004, 09:52 PM
Hi JFD,
Beautiful work on the frigate, the sails and rigging are especially well done. The old square riggers were artworks themselves. Very nice work.