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Elvira
12-12-2004, 01:09 PM
My computer problems have had an added benifit of extending my use of my PainterIX trial so I have been working on painting a landscape of a scene I would have grown up with from my bedroom window, as it is some 50 years later. The first 3 planes are complete, I have at least two more to go the complete the two fields in the foreground.

I cropped most of the unfinished canvas off. I also included a detail image.

I am using the Wet Oil brushes from the Art Brushe group. With some smudge brushing.
The sky was two layers which I composited using the Lighten blend mode.
Elvira

keishamari
12-12-2004, 04:31 PM
Oh, that sky is beautiful. I love the colors. just beautiful

Yako
12-12-2004, 07:19 PM
I agree with keyshamari, the sky is beautiful i like the touch of lilac on it. I see that a bit of lilac is on the light fog over the hills- I like the cool palette- :) :) :)

Elvira
12-13-2004, 01:28 AM
thanks for the comments Keish and Yako!
Elvira

Chiers
12-13-2004, 04:51 PM
This looks like it is going to be a good one Edie! I will try to remember to watch for the finished painting.

Elvira
12-14-2004, 12:37 AM
I am between leaving it at this stage or detailing the ditch adding the mailbox at the end of the lane and putting in the fence around the pastures.
Edie

jkb081759
12-14-2004, 12:49 AM
The sky texture and colors (blues, purples, grays) are beautiful! I also really like the vivid colors you use in the landscape, including the oranges and yellows. The way you painted the yellow pasture towards the hills gives a sense of a partly cloudy day with light peeping through the clouds. Very nice!

John

Elvira
12-14-2004, 12:53 AM
Thanks for the compliment John and welcome to WetCanvas!
Elvira

Chiers
12-14-2004, 03:58 AM
Beautiful Edie. I would leave as is I think. perhaps a couple birds in the sky. I love the wide open space feel it has. :clap:

keishamari
12-18-2004, 02:29 AM
I love it!
Everything about it!