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02-11-2010, 08:19 PM
This is a recent painting done with open acrylics as the underpainting and oils thinly applied after the underpainting was dry. 24x30 Interested in feedback. thanks. donna
02-11-2010, 08:34 PM
Very soft, keeps it's depth well and I love the cast shadows on the house.
02-12-2010, 06:08 AM
I like the very smudged/blended look of this painting. Because everything else is soft edged, I think if you softened the grass in the background to give a sense of distance and blend into the background it could feel a be more relaxed
I think it still works and looks good!
02-12-2010, 10:14 AM
thanks so much. I did soften and lighten the field in the background a little. donna
02-12-2010, 11:16 AM
Very nice feel to this. I also like the cast shadows on the house.
02-12-2010, 12:51 PM
I like the contrast of the soft landscape against the sharper lines of the house. Very nice work!
02-12-2010, 12:52 PM
Hi and Welcome!!
Very lovely soft tones, Great shadows on the house!
02-12-2010, 01:23 PM
Lovely scene and those shadows on the house are really nice.
02-12-2010, 05:10 PM
I love this! Very simplistic and effective. Great work on the shadows. The soft background is awesome.
02-13-2010, 07:52 PM
02-14-2010, 09:06 AM
Oh yeah, thats North Carolina!!!
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