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Sharing the lessons I teach at the Artist Guild and the personal discoveries in my art.

Saturday, November 16, 2013

Rose and Porcelain



Rose and Porcelain

6x6in oil on canvas panel  $100. SOLD

Something beautiful to paint is always calming.


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38 comments:

  1. Calming to paint and calming to view. The composition, brushstrokes, and colors are lovely. Very beautiful, Julie.

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    1. Thanks so much Sue. The composition part is easy - I just move everything around until it looks right.

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  2. Lovely balance of color, shapes and contrasts. I can see that you enjoy yourself. =)

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    1. Sure did, Roger, just like you did with your rose.

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    1. Thanks Myra. I am such an admirer of your art and words.

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  4. Hi Julie, beautiful painting. You are just painting away while I, after the 30 day challenge in Sept., have just done very little! Busy with life's other things, but will soon be back in full force! Enjoy seeing your new creations.

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    1. I thought you were very creative showing the palettes. Thanks for the visit.

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  5. Beautifully painted! I love how you have placed the rose out of the vase.

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    1. Thanks Celia and I love the story on the Hunger Games, but the best part was your little dog sketch.

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  6. You made it into a beautiful painting, too.

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  7. Good weekend, dear Julie!
    Your beautiful painting seems to speak of serenity.
    I hope so!

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    1. Thanks Rita. How lovely you had the grandchildren to visit.

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  8. Sitting here with a cup of tea enjoying the colors, textures, brush work and the entire work. My oh my, what a way to spend part of an afternoon.

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    1. What flavor tea? Looking forward to seeing another painting....

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    1. Congratulations on being asked to join such a great gallery -you will do well.

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  10. oh my...that porcelain is soooo glassy! wonderful

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    1. Thanks Celeste - and I love the atmosphere in your painting.

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  11. Each brush stroke is amazing Julie, a beautiful composition!

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    1. Glad you like the strokes. Nice of you. Your views of the sunset and fabulous.

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  12. Not sure there is anything more beautiful than a rose. You painted beauty just beautifully! Enjoy your Sunday......

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    1. I did enjoy - thanks Helen.
      Your rose exercise turned out so well.

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  13. Beautiful painting...always enjoy your paintings and thoughts! I agree that painting something beautiful is calming:)

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    1. Thanks kathy. I love your stormy sky painting. Amazing clouds.

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  14. Isn't that true? This one is beautiful also. Very delicate.

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    1. I appreciate it - thanks Libby.
      That is quite a complex painting you did. I really liked the colors you used.

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  15. And you painted this something beautiful beautifully. So pretty!!

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    1. Sweet - thanks sweet, Sherry! Hope you rested.

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  16. This may be my favorite of yours, Julie!

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  17. It really works wonderfully, I particularly like the texture of the vase

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  18. This blue vase is gorgeous, Julie! Love the rose as well...Wonderful work...!!

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  19. Ah..beautiful Julie! This is very calming to look at...great feeling in it!! I am trying to catch up on my blog friends, I have been so busy and I miss connecting with everyone!!

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  20. You continue to amaze, incredible work!! just incredible!

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  21. You WOW! on so many levels, Julie. This is another of those paintings where you wonder how can can such beauty fit onto a 6" X 6" surface!

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  22. Julie - so lovely and it does feel like you were very peaceful painting this beautiful blue vase with the pink rose. So enjoy seeing your gorgeous paintings.

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Cheers,
Julie