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04-26-2011, 12:33 PM
Here is an 11 x 14 picture. It is a cluster of my kids stuffed animals. This has been alot of fun. I am still working on this one . Next time I get a better photo.
Thanks for checking it out
04-26-2011, 01:04 PM
Awe that brings back some good memories Jack! Great Board! lots of familiar faces in the pile :) looks wonderfully soft, I will be back to see how you finish up! :clap:
04-26-2011, 01:38 PM
Great board, Jack! A superb way to incorporate all kinds of textures and it sure is a flashback to when I was a kid. "The Count" - LOL!
04-26-2011, 01:40 PM
Love it! I can just feel the soft texture of these guys!
04-26-2011, 01:44 PM
Very nice. Love Count Dracula.
04-26-2011, 02:36 PM
Love it! Trying to remember all their names L)
04-26-2011, 02:52 PM
Jack.... really REALLY cool. I love everything about it... Sandra,Lorna& others....and now you have me thinking along the lines.of doing a still life ... this is a very fun piece to look at... whoa!
04-26-2011, 04:45 PM
I love this!! The textures are too cool. I have to say that the count is my favorite. Awesome job!! :thumbsup:
04-26-2011, 05:45 PM
Wonderful and so meaningful as well! I've just done some still life setups of a couple of toys I had as a kid...hope to get around to it some day!:D
Looking forward to seeing more!
04-26-2011, 06:08 PM
Too good - literally too good!!!!
04-26-2011, 07:06 PM
Lovely scratching here and such an interesting piece to stare at. Looking for my favourites in here. I think I see Kermie peeping out from the top there.
04-26-2011, 08:13 PM
Jack.... I just keep coming back to look at this.....soooooooo cooooooool!
04-27-2011, 12:03 AM
Great subject! So unique and you did a wonderful job rendering them! Such challenging textures!
04-27-2011, 02:17 AM
Cool idea Jack and very well done.
04-27-2011, 11:28 AM
Thanks everyone for the comments. It was the first time I really got to play with a fiber brush. I liked playing with all the different textures. MY original photo did not have the entire lot of stuffed animals that is in this picture. I added some on the fly of my favorites (Like Kermit, grover and the count) so it would appeal to more people. Or at least that was my hope. I am hoping to finish this by the weekend.
I have a few photos of kids toys so I am trying to plan my next so I can do a series of just kids toys.
04-27-2011, 01:32 PM
Jack-cute, interesting and well done.
04-30-2011, 12:43 PM
I love the images and the variety of textures... all so well done!
05-01-2011, 07:27 AM
Neat subject, Jack, and looking very good. I'm eager to see the finish.
05-02-2011, 04:01 PM
Here is my final image. Thanks again for all the comments
05-02-2011, 04:09 PM
I love it, Jack...a chest full of memories! I see some of my kids toys and some of their kids toys!
05-02-2011, 06:29 PM
Awesomely good Jack. Lots of interest here for the viewer and nicely scratched.
05-02-2011, 08:22 PM
Yes indeed--you've nailed it.
05-02-2011, 08:53 PM
Thanks Lorna. My 4 year old can't stop looking at it. He loves all the those stuffed animals and he notified me it will be going on his wall.
05-04-2011, 10:28 AM
What a great family keepsake. This art will stand the test of time. Great work! Rick
05-04-2011, 03:06 PM
Very nice, Jack. One gets the feeling that there is a lot going on in that toy box. What fun!
05-04-2011, 05:48 PM
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