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Old 04-26-2012, 12:03 PM
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Chief Gray Bull

6x8 oil - attempt #2 at placing thicker paint down with decisive strokes and leaving it alone. This is proving to be difficult - I fight the urge to blend every second and have to work more slowly and think more, which is not my strong suit.

The model is a chainsaw carved wooden indian in my wife's garden. c&c welcome!

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Old 04-26-2012, 12:20 PM
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Re: Chief Gray Bull

This has such a strong feel to it, Larry. Even though the thicker paint and brushstrokes are trying your patience, you're doing very well with this style. The pops of red in the background are a great touch. Great job!

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Old 04-26-2012, 01:25 PM
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Re: Chief Gray Bull

Larry, I think this is great. The composition and colors really work.
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Old 04-26-2012, 01:47 PM
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Larry.. Your doing just fine. I like the graphic POP!
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Old 04-26-2012, 11:57 PM
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Re: Chief Gray Bull

I agree with every comment so far - plus I love the texture.
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Old 04-27-2012, 08:52 AM
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Re: Chief Gray Bull

Really good, Larry, seriously! Nice subtle light and form on statue.

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