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« on: December 11, 2013 12:17:12 PM »

 We moved into a new home a couple months ago and I wanted to put some art work up that was no so obviously my stuff. I decided to try some abstract since I normally draw girls.
 I picked two foxes playing in the snow. It will be a seasonal thing to put up.
 The background was done in metallic paints and richer, warm tones.

 then I painted over it all with white, cream, black and a touch of blue. I originally wanted this to be more textured but it was my first time doing it and sort of chickened out. Here is a close up of the crouching fox.

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« Reply #1 on: December 11, 2013 01:08:20 PM »

I really do love this, a LOT.  I need some tips on how you did this so that I can make one.  So freaking awesome!  
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« Reply #2 on: December 11, 2013 01:23:59 PM »

Beautiful. The foxes and the painting.
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« Reply #3 on: December 11, 2013 01:54:34 PM »

I could stare at this all day!
Great work!

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« Reply #4 on: December 11, 2013 04:33:52 PM »

I love the coloring inside the foxes! So pretty!!


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« Reply #5 on: December 12, 2013 07:00:29 AM »

Oh, Gozer, this is just lovely!  So great!!!!  I love everything about it.

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« Reply #6 on: December 12, 2013 09:39:39 AM »

That is so pretty! I love foxes and this painting looks really cool too Smiley

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« Reply #7 on: December 12, 2013 02:04:09 PM »

Those foxes look so magical Smiley I love it. You did an amazing job on this.
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« Reply #8 on: December 12, 2013 04:29:25 PM »

This is really, really cool!  I love all the colour and texture in the foxes Smiley

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« Reply #9 on: December 13, 2013 06:27:18 PM »

I really like your silent foxes! Smiley

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