Monday, February 13, 2012

Beach Across the Street #994

























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Brie and I have been hitting the road and taking photos to paint from when the sun is just right. 6x6", acrylic, architecture

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  1. Your approach and style are intriguing to me, so I've been looking over some of your work - a couple pages here - and I believe this is my favorite so far. Something about that pink wall just won't let go...
    Maybe it's the abstract/representational tension so effectively employed. (?)
    I don't know, but you've got my attention. :-)

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  2. THIS is simply perfect- I love everything about it!
    YOU GO!

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  3. I think my cast shadow from the bottom of the lamp is totally off. . anyone?

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  4. Damn. Now that you mention it, realistically I suppose it should be more in line with the building shadow, but design-wise it works just like it is.
    We could assume the sun is in a line right between the building and the lamp post, then it works both ways! ;-)

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  5. I also very much like this one, Lisa!
    You are an expert on simplyfying - less is more. Wish my brushwork was as loose and right on as your's!
    The shadow might not be correct but it certainly works in the painting.

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  6. One of your best -- so strong, and you've perfectly caught the beach light. And you really are a master at composition, it seems be so intuitive for you!

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  7. Love this one. Beautiful sun-drenched building.

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  8. Thank you, I figured I keep simplifying everything else, I might as well simplify the shadows too.

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  9. nothing's off ;)
    I love love love this one.
    Color harmony extraordinaire. Fabulous shapes!

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