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Sue Galos
10-09-2005, 01:00 PM
We painted in a quiet corner - :o I forgot the drying time involved with 300 lb paper therefore did 3 in varying sizes while I waited for the largest to dry ... :rolleyes: We painted til lunch then went shopping! :D
I was going for loose and expressive in both colour and handling. These are listed in order of size and the order in which I painted them. Do I need more work? Critiques please. :)
1. 1/4 sheet 300 lb Arches rough, WN & M.Graham paints
http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/09-Oct-2005/23784-Venice_bridge_1.JPG

2. 7 x 9 1/4 on 140 lb rough, same paints - also mixed in some watercolour markers
http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/09-Oct-2005/23784-venice_day_1b.jpg

3. 4 x 6 140 rough, watercolour markers
http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/09-Oct-2005/23784-venice_day_1c.jpg

bluegenes
10-09-2005, 02:49 PM
Sue, these are all excellent! Tremendous colour! No crits from me!

Patty

artmom
10-09-2005, 03:13 PM
Sue, these are wonderful plein aires! Such color and vibrancy. As I said in your other thread, I've awarded you my merit point today! :D

Lyn

laudesan
10-10-2005, 12:11 AM
These are great Sue.. I looked at your others too.

You must have had an awesome holiday!!!

Really love your palette here..

CharM
10-10-2005, 10:19 AM
Hi Sue!!! Welcome back... and didn't you just have a blast????

Firstly, don't touch any of these... you painted these abroad, and any changes would *take away* from that experience...

I love the brilliant colour in all three...

Please post these in the Gallery as finished works... they deserve LOTS of attention!!!

Sue Galos
10-10-2005, 10:23 AM
Thanks guys - I'm blushing ...

Lyn - thanks for the merit point :D