View Full Version : WDE22(18)FEB2011 "Beached" WIP and "M-M-Mangos" WIP

02-22-2011, 10:17 PM
These are two that I started last Saturday and my eye got very tired and had to stop - too many leaves and too much wreckage. They are both done with W&N watercolors and Beached is 10x14 3 hrs. and M-M-Mangos is 6x9 2 hrs. and both are on Fabriano 140 lb

02-22-2011, 11:00 PM
Love the wreck!

02-22-2011, 11:05 PM
These are both wonderful Kate.

02-23-2011, 03:19 AM
The wreaked ship is a prize, love the water. Can't wait to see the mango's finish!

02-23-2011, 03:44 AM
Love the expressive colors on the water. The mangoes look very nice so far.

02-23-2011, 03:46 AM
Love those watery reflections in the wreck and your m-m-mango is m-m-mighty good too.

02-23-2011, 04:26 AM
Good start on both! I would leave the wreck as it is now:)

Valri Ary
02-23-2011, 07:15 AM
Great start and I hope you get time to finish them.......IBB to check!!

02-23-2011, 07:28 AM
Yep great start on the mangoes Kate the boat looks good already

02-23-2011, 08:36 AM
Love the old boat! Great crop on the mangos!

02-23-2011, 09:04 AM
hope you have recovered, the wreck is great, the mangos are looking very promising, hope to see the finish

02-23-2011, 09:43 AM
Very expressive.. Love the boat!

02-23-2011, 12:27 PM
Your boat scene looks about finished to me and is a winner! The mangoes are coming along nicely, too, Kate.

02-23-2011, 12:28 PM
Kate these are great would love to see them finished

02-23-2011, 01:56 PM
good work on both....nice form on the mangoes.

02-23-2011, 02:34 PM
I like how you focused on the boat - making it the Element.

02-23-2011, 03:17 PM
The wreck is really, really good, Kate. I'd love to see a bigger version! The mangos are coming along great too. I'll be back for updates! :)


PS - hope your eye is better!

02-23-2011, 05:53 PM
Hey Kate:wave: both are looking good:clap: love the boat and reflections so far,take your time,rest your eyes first of.

02-23-2011, 11:38 PM
Well I was able to finish the boat this evening total 5.5 hrs and am just about finished the M-M-Mangoes., but again the leaves were getting to me and decided to have another go at it tomorrow. Also thanks everyone for all of your lovely comments.

02-24-2011, 09:09 AM
Kate, great boat but love those mangos :clap:

02-24-2011, 09:38 AM
Kate, not bad kiddo. Those damn Mangoes, easier to eat than paint lol. Do like your boat crop .

Charlie's Mum
02-24-2011, 03:14 PM
Sorry I didn't know about oyur eye Kate - hope all is well?

I'd love to see the boat on a larger scale - intensive work thee - I like the mangoes too, lovely fresh greens.