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« on: August 04, 2009 06:53:46 PM »

So this is a painting I started last night. I have some changes that I want to make to it but love it for the most part...



http://nostalgiaaudio.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/12/sarah-vaughan-05-480x700.jpg
This what I used as a reference.

I couldn't get a good picture of it so I put up two.

18x24 Acrylic on Canvas
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« Reply #1 on: August 04, 2009 07:05:09 PM »

This is awesome!  I love Sarah Vaughan.  This is an excellent likeness ^.^
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« Reply #2 on: August 04, 2009 09:22:14 PM »

I really like how you cropped the image.  It gives a very intimate feeling: just her and the microphone.  Good job!
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« Reply #3 on: August 04, 2009 10:43:14 PM »

wow good job! Cool

I like working in Acrylic, sometimes its a pain in the butt to work with but it has it's good outcomes.
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« Reply #4 on: August 04, 2009 10:53:02 PM »

I've only worked in oils once... Acrylic is more economical for me plus I like to work fast. I only do paintings in one or two sittings. Although I'm going to practice trying to take my time with a large scale painting,.. eventually.
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« Reply #5 on: August 18, 2009 06:58:23 AM »

Wow! This is pretty great. Good job!
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