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Old 08-31-2009, 01:16 AM
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Default Art update: slowly but surely

So I am making progress on Strider's portrait. Slowly, but it's happening. I WILL get it done! lol Have done nothing with his head so far. I will probably end up bluing it out and repainting it completely. It's a little big.

I am happy with how the medallion is going. The green in the background will need a wash to lighten it up, but I like it.

Secondly, I started another one. Despite my vow to not start on another long haired dog I ended up doing this portrait of my friend's borzoi. It is totally not finished. Mainly, things are blocked in right now. It is acrylic on bristol board. Definitely a different kind of challenge than oil.

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Old 09-01-2009, 04:51 PM
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I love your work SO much, Romy . . .
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Old 09-01-2009, 04:55 PM
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Agreed! You have such a style to your painting...
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Old 09-01-2009, 05:01 PM
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Oh, that second one is coming out AWESOME so far. I am loving watching the progress on the Strider painting... can't wait to see it finished one day. =>

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Old 09-01-2009, 05:44 PM
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In my opinion the head fits the body very well, it doesn't look too big for it...I really like it!
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Old 09-01-2009, 06:33 PM
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Old 09-01-2009, 08:43 PM
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THat's purdy!!!!!!!!!!
I am so glad to see you working on the first one. way to go!

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