View Full Version : Italy by the Sea

09-11-2006, 09:16 PM
I do not know what to title it as so I picked this.
Anyway, I saw this picture on a ref. photo in google and thought I would paint it. I liked the light and shadow in it.
You C & C is welcome!

09-11-2006, 09:58 PM
Very nice, Diane, I was just looking through my old pics of Italy and France and thinking how photogenic it all is - You've inspired me to maybe paint one of the old photos some time soon

Lady Carol
09-11-2006, 10:04 PM
Lovely Diane. Definitely looks like Italy to me.

09-11-2006, 10:15 PM
You've captured a really nice atmosphere in your light and shade:clap:

09-11-2006, 10:37 PM
thanks you guys. I love doing the scenes from europe. ahhhh, next best thing.
I'm glad I've inspired a painting in you, rmc

09-12-2006, 12:12 AM
I like the play of light, this turned out sweet Diane!

09-12-2006, 12:18 AM
It sounds fun to approach painting as a sort of tourism activity. Painting a place in order to imagine being there.

09-12-2006, 03:27 AM
This really makes me want to put on my traveling shoes! You did a nice job of that building in the distance!:thumbsup: I want to go!
ginger :wave:

09-12-2006, 06:47 AM
This is a really beautiful painting, and I love the play of light. :clap: :clap: :thumbsup:

Val. :wave:

09-12-2006, 07:54 AM
Hey ArtofAndydanny (lol) I like to do the traveling this way as it's the only way I can afford it! hahahaha. But, I admire your abstract stuff. Doing the patterns is really hard for me. I found several pictures that I really liked. Series????
Dreamz, I love doing the light and shadow stuff. It's hard to find good ref. pics with it.
Thanks to you guys: Val and Ginger.

09-12-2006, 08:55 AM
I love it:clap:

09-12-2006, 10:45 AM
:thumbsup: :clap: :clap: Lovely Diane.....dreamy painting....

09-12-2006, 03:23 PM
Looks lovely :clap:

09-12-2006, 06:59 PM
Great Paint, Diana!!! :)
I’m thought that green spot over the blocks are a parakeet! Lol!