середа, 24 жовтня 2012 р.

Гарбузи

Pumpkins
Ніби велетенські груші :D на подвір'ї.
Like a huge pears on my yard.

Not at first time I choose a dark Rich Maroon paper (for darker pictures), and all time the same for me - working on it very hard if you want to cover layer after layer. Middle tones of pastels became very light and in the shadows it is very dark. Maybe I don't like very dark pictures to create? :D I am thinking about it. I will be very grateful if someone tell me own story about this fact!
HAPPY HALLOWEEN! :D

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    1. Тата, я так радааааа! :*
      Обіймаю!
      Дякую :)))

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  2. This is beautiful Ira! It may be dark, but I like how the light comes through the cracks in the barn. I have the same problem with dark paper. It is a challenge to bring the lights up and up. It takes so much layering and so much pastel. Still, I really like this painting!

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    1. Hi, Carolyn, dear! Thank you for comment, I wanted to hear your tips so much! :)
      Yes, it is a lot of pastels and I used brush to shake it off in some places :D
      I'm very glad you liked this light - it inspired me in that day! :D

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  3. I love the tones and mood of autumn. All the harvested pumpkins gathered in the barn ~ I think of soups and pies to come! :) How do you keep your lights light after applying the hold? I'm always disappointed when I spray and my bright colors dull, even though I've purchased the most expensive kind that isn't supposed to do that. Your darks and lights are gorgeous!

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    1. Hi, Kimi!!!! At first want to thank you for such nice comment! :)
      And answer for your question, I never use a spray - it is an evil... I did it a couple times, was disappointed and lost my works. At first I am choosing colour and tone of paper. Here paper is dark, so lights are climbing up :D
      And in this situation is harder to paint in dark shapes than in light, I think. I've shaked off some layers in dark to add new colours :)

      THank you sooo much, dearest!!! <3

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    2. I like your pumpkins. I've never done a watercolour about halloween. You've inspired me for next year.

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    3. Hi, my dearest friend!!!! Kirochka, I'm happy with this fact! :D Uhuhuuu!!!! I love this holiday, it has so funny and magical mood!
      HUGS!!!! <3

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