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« on: December 05, 2005 10:41:38 PM »

My dad's been wanting a portrait of me for awhile, so I decided to paint him one for christmas being the broke art student that I am!



It's a modified version of my avatar done in acrylic on three mini canvases. The larger one is 4"x4" and the others are I think 3"x3".


And I must have something going on for broken up artwork, because I did a painting for my grandfather on 6 floor tiles.



He likes a lot of colorful stuff, like every room in his house is a different color, so I thought that he might like that.

I normally don't do much painting, but I think I might continue it, b/c painting's pretty fun!
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« Reply #1 on: December 06, 2005 09:14:50 AM »

I love your broken art pics, you're very talented!!  Wish I was on your Christmas list LOL!  Grin
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« Reply #2 on: December 07, 2005 06:31:03 PM »

That first trio would look good REALLY BIG too.  (When you get more cash again!)

I used to build big panels to paint on, something to consider if you've got smooth plywood at hand...
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« Reply #3 on: December 07, 2005 06:41:29 PM »

I love your top set of paintings!!  And totally agree that they would look fantastic painted huge.  Fabulous!
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« Reply #4 on: December 07, 2005 06:45:30 PM »

Actually there is a huge piece of plywood sitting in the garage...screaming for something to be done with it....I feel some inspiration coming on! Thanks everyone!
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« Reply #5 on: December 09, 2005 05:36:57 PM »

What great gifts! I would love to find these under my tree Christmas morning.
I love the second one especially. The color is wonderful!
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