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12-23-2005, 02:37 AM
I've been reminded here lately, that I don't do much manipulating lately. So when I sat down to paint this evening, (digitally) and wasn't particularly happy (with watercolors in painter) I decided to go to photoshop and manipulate. there are many, many layers of painting in low opacity, flattening, duplicated layers run thru filters etc. etc. I really enjoy the process.
A good strong critique is welcome on this one.

12-24-2005, 10:18 AM
I would have the closest petals and leaves more in focus than the rest just to add dimension to it. (depth of field).

12-24-2005, 12:28 PM
Thanks, Janet, that's exactly what I'm looking for! Sometimes you just have to look at it days later, and with some input from another artist, you can improve a piece! Thank you!:clap: :clap:

12-24-2005, 03:23 PM
The texture is nice, has a good feel to it. I think the foreground petal is highlighted too much (white space) could use more color there. I like it.