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« on: February 08, 2013 12:19:55 PM »

I finally have scans of two more paintings I completed during my residency last summer.  These were meant to be studies for some ideas I was putting together for my thesis work.  They just weren't what I needed for thesis so I set them aside until recently when I needed work to submit for a juried show.  I submitted one of them fully expecting it to be rejected but it was accepted AND it won an award! 

Both are oil on birch panel.

"Denouement at Dusk" (5" x 7"):


"Destination Delayed ("8" x 7") - Mentor Award winner:
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« Reply #1 on: February 08, 2013 01:07:46 PM »

Your work is always so beautiful. I love the second one. Your brush work is just lovely.
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« Reply #2 on: February 08, 2013 01:49:38 PM »

Fabulous...the first one really shows your understanding of shadows and light...

The second one is amusing and evocative...love the colors and the simplicity
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« Reply #3 on: February 08, 2013 04:02:11 PM »

Beautiful.  I just love your use of color. 
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