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    Oils and acrylics - updated three portraits -

    A bunch of paintings that I did during past two or so months. Mostly in oils and acrylics. The last three are all acrylics. All critique would be appreciated.

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    Beautiful stuff

    A quick (but somewhat subjective) composition crit on the first one: IMO I think the 'voice graphic' has to break out of the sillouette of the jacket on it's appraoch to the mouth, since it took me a little while to figure out it wasn't part of the garment.

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    I love your style man, give me more

    Look, Iam diet drama, want to spend tha night dont bring pajamas, man there's so much heat beneath clothes, you see me !

    JesArt Sketchbook, go have a gander..

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    wow!
    I love them...
    great values and mood.

    I like the dude on the bicycle.

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    really like the one with the sombreroed skullmen... cool strokes and colors

    check yourself before you wreck yourself...


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    loving 'paatonWeb' - partly due to subject but just a great image too.

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    Looks great! I love the figure coming out of the matrioshka doll, very creative. I agree with Jason Rainville's comment about the first piece, I didn't realize the swirls weren't part of the figure's jacket.

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    Excellent work, I love the last three the most
    Great textures and colors!

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    That last one is incredible, though you should probably try breaking out of that 1 figure composition thing you got going on in all of these.

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    Love the matrioshka doll, the astronaut, Dali's funny moustache, and the cyclist most. They're so exceptional and full of satirical sense. Btw, I think adding one or two figures/objects will change the picture's atmosphere more or less.

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    I like them all. The astronaut piece I think's wonderful although the last one strikes me as technically the best. A strong Phil Hale influence?

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    Jason Rainville & Wisteria, You are right about the swirls blending in with the jacket. Thanks for pointing it out.

    Baron, I have always liked mr Hales works but I was kinda aiming for style similiar to nicolas' with the last one. I guess I failed

    light and rinaswan, yep, I should get more objects in my paintings. And backgrounds wouldn't hurt either. I am working on that though. Thanks.

    Thanks for all feedback dudes & dudettes.

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    I just got these three back home so I thought I'd post them too. All oil.

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