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Thursday, January 10, 2013

Hot Sauce



Hot Sauce

7x5in oil on canvas  $100. SOLD



Day 9 in the 30 in 30 Days Challenge
My personal goal  for this challenge - to paint only what I have
never painted or thought of painting before.

Artist Note.

I am staying with a friend in Albuquerque and she has this
great bottle of hot sauce. I mean the bottle is great - I have not
tasted the sauce. She recommended I try painting it.

Workshop was intense and fun today. Cold wax was used as
the medium and I am looking forward to seeing how it dries.
I like the surface quality very much.

I enjoyed reading the comments and I thank everyone.
It is also fun hearing from new people in The 30 in 30 Challenge.
I will be visiting blogs when I return home.
And to the all those "blogger challenged" who sent me so many personal
emails congratulating me on being The Art Room blogger of the day,
I thank you, too.










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16 comments:

  1. It might have been a good idea to paint that bottle rather than taste its contents. Looks hot to me. You definitely captured its essence.

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  2. This bottle of hot sauce is painted beautifully, Julie!!! and I loved your turnips!! You're doing an amazing job with this challenge!

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  3. A great hot sauce painting, Julie! Is this on SENSO primed linen?
    It looks wonderful.

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  4. Well, I am playing things more safe than you, but secretly I wish I was able to just pick a subject and nail it like you can. I assume that the sauce is hot, since the painting looks hot and spicy with it's warm colors. Well done.

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  5. Julie, Love the hot sauce and all the warm colors in there! Another masterpiece! Hope you are having a wonderful time at your workshop. Congrats on the Art Room Feature...you deserve this and more.

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  6. The colors that you used make the sauce so appetizing!
    Everything that you paint acquires a wonderful visual appeal.
    I am happy that the workshop is for you a beautiful moment of life and art.

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  7. I have seen bottles like these before - they are awesome, but not as awesome as you have painted it!

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  8. i love vegetables AND hotsauce - your paintings made me hungry for more!!!

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  9. This 30 day challenge is something! I haven't even checked out The Art Room yet. Love hot sauce, love your painting. And oh,the palette.......love it.

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  10. Hi Julie, the Art Room was wonderful congratulations. Love the Hot Sauce, I can almost taste it.

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  11. Oh Julie...you have made this bottle of sauce look so good! Beautiful colors!! It is so satisfying to take something ordinary and capture the essence of it!! I like your goal...mine is to paint life around me!! Enjoy your workshop:))

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  12. Your painting are wonderful Julie!

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  13. It looks really really hot, I mean the painting :-) beautiful!

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  14. Love this bottle and how you captured it..try it ..it makes most things a little bit better..from eggs on up.

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Julie