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02-08-2005, 11:23 AM
Flowers are not my strength, but try them just the same. I still have some tweaking to do on this.
W&N artists watercolors on Arches 140# hot press paper
2 1/8" X 3 1/8"
02-08-2005, 12:51 PM
Love the compostition, minibrush. Liking the intesity of the color also. Sometimes doing these minis I feel like I could tweak and tweak and tweak. ;)
02-08-2005, 02:05 PM
Very nice! On to the next one :D
02-08-2005, 04:37 PM
Wow, this is beautiful :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:
If it were mine, I wouldn't be tweaking it anywhere.
02-08-2005, 08:33 PM
Minibrush, I'd never know that flowers were not your strong suit. ;) This is beautiful, and it looks done to me. What else will you do to it?
02-08-2005, 08:44 PM
It looks done to me, too. I love the colors in this one :)
02-08-2005, 10:33 PM
Beautiful iris's...and you dont paint flowers??!!! :clap: :clap:
02-09-2005, 01:44 PM
You should be well pleased with this one!
02-09-2005, 08:20 PM
:o Well, everyone, I'm blushing. I really didn't think this "clicked", and I usually struggle with flowers. But I am taking everyone's word, and the only thing I did to it was frame it, name it, and send it to a show today, before I could change my mind and tweak it. It is "Sunburst".
Thank you so much everyone, I think I just got a little more confidence to do flowers.
02-09-2005, 09:12 PM
Beautiful work, Minibrush :clap: ! The frame works very well with the painting. More flowers please. :D
02-09-2005, 09:31 PM
Its wonderful, glad you stopped tweaking. Iris are impossible for me to do, last time I tried it was a disaster. Lori
02-10-2005, 01:29 PM
What do you mean your not good with flowers..lol Are you serious? This is beautiful work. So very vibrant and carefully done. Excellent work and the frame really compliments the work.
02-10-2005, 04:43 PM
Do more of you flowers!! Love the detail and the color!! Good Job !!
02-10-2005, 05:33 PM
This is gorgeous! :clap: :clap:
02-11-2005, 09:41 AM
Sonia, Jaef, paintsplatter, Lori, Dave, Thanks so much. I guess I will... do more flowers that is. I honestly don't even have that much experience with flowers, I find them very frustrating. This I believe is a happy accident, but thanks to this accident I am encouraged (thank you all) to try something relatively new to me.
Thanks ALL again,
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