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09-18-2006, 09:47 PM
Posting one I did several years ago in acrylic. I haven't been posting on WC for quite some time so am trying to get back in the groove.:D This one is acrylic on canvas and is 16X12. C&C welcome even though it won't be changed at this late date.

09-19-2006, 01:13 AM
WOW that tree is fantastic! The squirrel is great to but the detail in the bark is awesome.. welcome back... hope you post more soon

09-19-2006, 01:37 AM

09-19-2006, 01:56 AM
Not how I paint, but I must say, I do love me some squirrels! Nice! Welcome Back.

09-19-2006, 04:05 AM
Hey Margaret, great to see you over here too...This is just awesome...I have never seen this one before..I love the composition..reminds me of a warm cozy fall day looking out my wonder...your squirel is just so cute and fluffy..wonderful job on him and that tree, bark and leaves...love how they are curled up. I can even feel the wind! :)

09-19-2006, 06:13 AM
Hi Snoball :wave: ....welcome...i like your painting very much...
hope you post more soon ....:thumbsup: :clap:

09-19-2006, 07:24 AM
Thanks so much Dreamz, Annette, Real_Sir, Lisa and Carrie, for coming by and commenting. You are all good for the ego. :)

09-19-2006, 09:18 AM
Personally I love the his/her coat...wonderful detail.


09-19-2006, 09:33 AM
Thanks Audrey for your nice comment.

09-19-2006, 09:49 AM
Good for the ego!??!! Girl you don't need it....YOU CAN PAINT!!!

I love it...whimsical, yet realistic all at once. You simply MUST show us more!!!..... puuuullllleeeez? ;)

09-19-2006, 09:53 AM
Awww dragonshade, now you are really swelling my head! Thanks! I am slowly slowly working on an oil portrait right now, which is what I do more of than acrylics right now.

09-19-2006, 11:10 AM
This is a great painting Margaret -- I love everything about it. :clap: :clap: :thumbsup:

Val. :wave:

09-19-2006, 11:15 AM
Thanks Val for your nice comment. ;)

09-19-2006, 11:21 AM
beautiful piece!!!

09-19-2006, 11:24 AM
Thank you Nayana for looking and commenting. :)

09-19-2006, 12:02 PM
beautiful!! the squirrel is so cute and cuddly looking!! but that tree is outstanding!!!!:clap: :clap: :clap:

more please!:thumbsup: :D

09-20-2006, 11:29 AM
OH I LOVE THIS....I would not want a thing changed, but frame it and hang it UP!! I hope you show us more of your work...

09-20-2006, 03:41 PM
Margaret - you are so talented - love this painting - it is beautiful - that little squirrel is so soft and cute and perfectly painted . congratulations

09-20-2006, 05:29 PM
Thank you Screechin, TxAggieDarlin, and rmc for looking and commenting. You are all very kind.

mark malone
09-28-2006, 07:41 PM
Haven't seen this before....great work Marg, he is eyeballing me.:D

09-28-2006, 08:03 PM
Why thank you Mark for coming by and commenting. :)

Lady Carol
09-28-2006, 10:58 PM

Got any more to show? This is awesome. And I mean awesome.

09-29-2006, 07:32 AM
Well Carol, thanks for that jaw drop! Very nice of you to comment. I have been posting here and there over the forums since I have returned to WC.

09-29-2006, 09:43 AM
Haven't seen this before....great work Marg, he is eyeballing me.:D

it does look like he's looking back at you, doesn't it!! that's too cool!!!:clap:

09-29-2006, 09:54 AM
You look at one sitting in a tree and see if he doesn't "eyeball" you! :)
Thanks for commenting screechin.

09-29-2006, 12:23 PM
Wow, this is really good!!:thumbsup: My trees never look like that. Please post more of your work.

09-30-2006, 04:54 AM
love cheeky squirels
don't need to change a thing...
maybe the cheeky chap is a bit too centered
but then,i've been told off for that remark before...

10-10-2006, 01:29 AM
What Carol said! Wow. (I can't find a jawdrop smiley!!)

10-10-2006, 02:40 AM
Just lovely - I admit that I too can feel the breeze...the whole piece is amazing I can't settle on which bit i like more :-)

10-10-2006, 02:54 AM
Brilliant, the hair on the squirrel is awesome. Welcome back and can't wait to see more!:clap:

10-10-2006, 08:05 AM
Julissa, Bobbo, Autumnwillow, cookiem and Stephan thank you all so much for coming by and commenting. I didn't receive notices on your replies so I am tardy thanking all of you. I appreciate the comments. :)