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Monday, September 1, 2014

Flowers, Vase of roses, Ann Hyde


You wouldn't believe how quickly I drew this, about 30 seconds,

but then I think that helps keep it loose.

The adding paint took a little longer, especially as I went over it

with stronger pigment before the first had dried (that way it blended).

The vase and the shadow were the same technique, although I let the paint

nearly dry (this is where I had to be careful and make sure the paint

I was adding on top was a thicker consistency than the first ....otherwise you 

get blooms!  ...oh, we're drawing FLOWERS, so

perhaps blooms are appropriate, lol.





10 comments:

  1. I appreciate your tips regarding how to paint this lovely painting Ann!

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  2. The loose look works perfect for this, Ann! Lovely!!

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  3. Love the loose style. Beautiful, even the vase and background. And the fallen petal.

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  4. Thanks everyone....I'm getting into this loose style these days. In fact someone online commented that I'm a loose woman, lol...well, why not aye :-)

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