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« on: September 11, 2019 12:20:03 AM »

I got the chance to make another lotus leaf painting, this time with Himapan Japan. I wanted to experiment with layering and mixing colors more this time, and here's what I came up with:



I'm so happy with how it turned out!  I made it with the colors of my parents' guest room specifically in mind, but am starting to wonder if I shouldn't just keep it myself... ;P

Here's the canvas before I worked on it.  I chose one that already had gold leaf on one of the leaves.  Ignore the tubes of paints; I was trying to plan out the colors for the leaves but ended up changing my mind anyway!



Here I am working on it:


And here it is painted but not glazed yet:


And me and a friend with our finished paintings:
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« Reply #1 on: September 11, 2019 09:58:46 AM »

That is lovely! I like the gold leaf canvas you chose, and all the colors are very Autumn-y and soothing. Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: September 17, 2019 05:31:00 PM »

Very cool! Looks like fun and they turned out so great.
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« Reply #3 on: September 19, 2019 12:25:26 PM »

 Very pretty. I love the colors you chose.
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