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Old 08-01-08, 08:20 PM   #1
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what do you think of my clouds?

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Old 08-01-08, 08:24 PM   #2
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Old 08-01-08, 09:12 PM   #3
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that's the image i used.
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Old 08-01-08, 09:15 PM   #4
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yeah, you did a better job with the 2nd one you painted. It looks a great deal more realistic :-P
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Old 08-01-08, 09:26 PM   #5
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clouds are hard to do, I know that- I think yours are a bit dark, which is making them look heavy and stormy rather than light and fluffy. Bringing out some highlights and whiter whites might help.

looks like you used some greens for shadows? What I'm seeing is that it's not a natural reflection against a blue sky.

what kind of paint are you using?
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Old 08-01-08, 09:37 PM   #6
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Looks like Texas.
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Old 08-01-08, 09:45 PM   #7
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i'm using the series 1 windsor newton paints. that's a combination of french ultramarine blue, viridian green, lemon yellow, and titanium white. i'm not sure how to get the whites any whiter. i may lighten them up a bit, but maybe not as the storminess may work for me. (i'm not done with it. i have a little surprise planned )
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Old 08-01-08, 10:03 PM   #8
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ahem.

where where you when I was 14! My room screamed for 2 walls painted like that!

And today - hmmm - interesting cause my next place will be all blues - dark and quiet an docile blues but with brights and purples and ..

sorry.

beautiful painting btw -
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what did you use to paint it?
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I like your clouds. It has a very stormy, moody feel like it which seems to be in contrast to the image you used to paint from. Is that in Utah?

Nice painting, I dig.
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Old 08-01-08, 10:24 PM   #11
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I actually rather like them. A bit like Gogan might have seen them.
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I like it! It kinda reminds me of my home planet.
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Nice sky, I like the dramatic feeling I get from it.
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Very nice. I'm always envious of those who can paint well. I've always been able to draw okay, but I couldn't paint a picture to save my life.
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gauguin?
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Old 08-02-08, 09:53 AM   #18
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i've moded them

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