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Old 07-06-11, 07:12 AM
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painting le tour 2011

hi everyone...yes the madness has started...trying to keep up...painting the tour,as it winds up and down france...3 weeks of pain and torture...why am i doing this to myself,haha



stage 1 Phillipe Gilbert,who else!?
acrylic on paper 8x12"
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stage 2 TTT Carmin Cervelo
acrylic on paper 8x12"
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Old 07-06-11, 07:23 AM
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Very nice!
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Excellant.

Thanks for posting
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Yes, please keep posting! Very Nice!
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Old 07-06-11, 07:46 AM
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Nice! I look forward to all the stages.
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Old 07-06-11, 07:52 AM
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thanks guys,my pleasure ofcourse
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Old 07-06-11, 07:53 AM
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acrylic on paper 8x12"

stage 3
a typical flat stage...10 km to go!
the peleton is catching the escapees
and this time on the 4th of July
it wasTyler Farrar
who won the sprint ....
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Old 07-06-11, 07:57 AM
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Awesome!
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thank you kind of blued!
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I love the pitchfork and the devil on the right side of stage 3.
I teach in an art school and the kids would tell you you have skillz!
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Old 07-06-11, 08:19 AM
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the kidz would also say that is bad,that is sick!! hehe
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sweet! robema is back!
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Old 07-06-11, 10:17 AM
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hehe ooga booga...this ones for you!!



stage 4

that was brilliant!!!
all the main contenders going for it
and it was oh so close...
Evans vs Contador!
acrylic on paper 6x10"
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Old 07-06-11, 10:22 AM
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haha-a big thanx! did i miss your renditions for this year's giro? had some 'personal' stuff going on
so essentially missed the cycling world from the vuelta 2010 until about 3 weeks ago. feel like i
may have missed some of your paintings...
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Old 07-06-11, 10:42 AM
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yes i did the giro and the classics ooga you can have a little look here
www.paintingletour.blogspot.com
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Old 07-06-11, 10:50 AM
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wow! i hadn't happened upon your non-cycling portfolio before. thanks for the glimpses! some truly beautiful renditions of your passions.
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yes i did the giro and the classics ooga you can have a little look here
www.paintingletour.blogspot.com
Thanks for the link. Bookmarked!
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Old 07-06-11, 11:13 AM
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Blimey! This is fantastic!
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Old 07-06-11, 01:36 PM
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thank you ooga,ashposo and rousseau!!
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Very nice paintings once again. Thank you for sharing.
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Very Leroy Neiman-esque. You can take that any way that pleases you.
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I love the style. Keep posting. Can't wait to see what you do with the mountain stages!
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Old 07-06-11, 10:02 PM
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Holy cow you're paintings are amazing, and its all the better since I actually watched these stages and can remember these scenes. As everyone above said your works are amazing.
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Beautiful work. I oil paint and am scared to death of painting people. Your work is brilliant!
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