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Umm, wrong Linda Adair, it's my married name maybe that's why....but I am a true newbie....NEVER had any art classes, left home at 16 and paid my way to travel just with a pencil and paper doing...
Thanks guys, been hella busy lately, but will do another take and post soon. Awesome help!
Here's a quick portrait I did last week--WDTY? Any thots, crits, or suggestions?
Thanks guys, really. I'll try and give it another go soon....now just debating whether it's worth it to fix this up for a portfolio piece, or to shelf it and start over with a different idea.
here's a few variations I've tried with simplifying the backgrounds to hopefully emphasize the character more.
Any thots? Or should I just stick with the original "forest" theme and eliminate the...
Thanks for the input guys!
I think I will need to repaint, though, should I just drop the berries altogether? Or would that leave it too plain and boring? Trying to work out some basic...
Would you suggest I darken the background? Or change up some of the colours?
Working on a few portfolio pix and was looking for help with this one...wdyt?
Congratulations all!!!!!!!!!! Well deserved, simply breathtaking work!
Just a couple of days left in September....perhaps we'll hear by the end of the month? I'm just hoping there'll be some notification as I really don't get around to checking this thread all too...
Does anyone know what the regions are for the regional prizes?
Thanks Nisshoku! I hadn't heard any comments so I was just mocking up a background to help clarify the idea.
There'll be reflections of all the trees and brush in the water...just hadn't gotten to...
I was just about to start this painting from an idea I had, tho I really need help with composition....so any c&cs would be much appreciated--thanks!
Idea: A chance encounter--a female centaur is...
Thanks so much Kiera! I'll see about giving it another take.
After being a total photoshop girl for years, here was my first attempt with Painter. My entry for the Newborn contest was my second Painter project, and you can see it here: Newborn Outrage
This was such an awesome competition! Good luck everyone.
Outrage - A statue in the graveyard comes to life incredulous, as a newborn is abandoned in the early morning.
Does anyone know if the People's Choice Award is opening on August 31, or the August 1-7 like the Judging section states?
cool concept and wonderfully executed! Love the colours.
Thanks so much for the critiques...here's another take
Thanks so much for the comments and feedback!
JailHouseRock2 - Thanks! And I was wondering what to do about that, I'll try softening a bit and see if that helps.
JLPastecchi - I wanted to add...
I was really hoping I'd get some c&cs before the deadline was up so I could fix any last minute inaccuracies............I guess I'm new to this.
If anyone does notice anything that I could...
love the concept and the fire effects on the feathers etc this is definitely one of my favorites in the competition.
Just a thought, what about if the night sky were blackened with hints of...
Amazing work! I like the concept of golem best though your finished product of the turning is fantastic. Can't wait to see the final products.
I like it a lot! The colors on this latest one are best in my opinion. Looking forward to the final.
Finally done. This is my first contest so please go easy on me :bashful:
Concept: At the break of dawn a statue comes to life in outrage at the plight of an abandoned baby. Critiques welcome.