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05-19-2009, 12:03 AM
Hi all - a bit of good news to share with my WC friends :-) I received an Honorable Mention and People's Choice award for my painting "Izzi" at the Lake Country Pastel Society April show. I want to thank you for ALL your support! :-)
05-19-2009, 01:23 AM
Congratulations! That is one nice portrait, she's so well done, I love the way you handled the flesh tones and the light, just wonderful!
05-19-2009, 02:15 AM
Congratulations! A beautiful & deserving painting. Keep it up.
05-19-2009, 09:31 AM
Congratulations! It's a beautiful painting!
05-19-2009, 10:38 AM
It's easy to see why this won--what a beautiful painting! Congratulations!!:clap: :clap: :clap:
05-19-2009, 10:39 AM
Way to go, Gail!!! Congratulations! I love the lost edges on that painting!
05-19-2009, 11:13 AM
Wonderful painting -- congratulations!
05-19-2009, 11:26 AM
And you doubted yourself??? Really??? Your portraits are superbly done and the most outstanding element is always the eyes. A well deserved award.
05-19-2009, 11:55 AM
Thank you, I really appreciate all your kind words. What is "funny" is that at the last minute, I decided to enter this one into the show...I had two others entered already and I finished framing it a day before the deadline. :-)
05-19-2009, 01:43 PM
Congratulations! Love how the lost edges emphasize the face!
05-19-2009, 11:13 PM
Beautiful work, Gail--no surprise you won! Congrats!
05-19-2009, 11:16 PM
Not hard to see why you won! TREMENDOUS!!! The handling of those little hands is really well done and the expression on her face is priceless!!! Beautiful job..Where in Minnesota do you live? I am in Mpls.
05-20-2009, 08:48 AM
Congratulations!!! Your painting of "Izzi" is powerful! I love it!:clap: :clap: :clap:
05-20-2009, 12:15 PM
congratulations Gail. This painting deserved a prize. I am delighted for you
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