Sunday, January 13, 2013

Garden Figure

Garden Figure         16" x 12"       oil
This is a change of pace in both size and subject. I had fun painting this costumed figure (Alicia) in an outdoor pose. I changed the setting to match the feel of her costume better. I may re-post the photo tomorrow if I get a shot with clearer edges. It's always frustrating to photograph those darks!
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10 comments:

  1. A splendid character Mary! I'm crazy about the brushstrokes in the skirt and scarf. :)

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  2. I like the natural pose and the color combinations.
    You make it look so easy Mary.

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  3. This is lovely. Your costumed model is so interesting and your energetic brushstrokes make this painting very Russian! Beautiful job, Mary.

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  4. So many gorgeous colors are in this costumed model. Beautifully painted.

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  5. Mary this is stunning! Caught my eye first thing when I went to DP this morning. :)

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  6. First of all I admire the colors and next I love the romance of the scene.
    great painting, Mary.

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  7. wow...what a painting! Just beautiful

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  8. Nice and painterly as usual, Mary. I especially like the cool greens and reds.

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  9. Love the energy in your mark making Mary!
    Kim

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