Art: Lake Painting

Join 500,000+ artists on ConceptArt.Org.

Its' free and it takes less than 10 seconds!

Join the #1 Art Workshop - LevelUpJoin Premium Art Workshop

Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Lake Painting

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Oct 2004
    Posts
    46
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Lake Painting

    Tell me what you think. It's 12x12, acrylic on masonite.


    www.kemal.ca is my art website
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  


  2. Hide this ad by registering as a member
  3. #2
    Join Date
    Jul 2005
    Posts
    125
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
    just my opinion,

    when starting on something, ask yourself. what am i trying to achieve. what am i saying/trying to capture/trying to learn...

    personally, i'd suggest working on a light source, using naturalistic colors(take too many liberties and those liberties become what the painting's about). it's art, so we can all go crazy, but you can be mindful of what you're doing.

    i cant understand what this painting is trying to be. i hope i wasn't too harsh.

    aq
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  4. #3
    Join Date
    Nov 2004
    Location
    New Haven, CT
    Posts
    2,988
    Thanks
    295
    Thanked 289 Times in 172 Posts
    The picture looks flat.. you have no strong light source at all. Even if you wanted to drop out the sun, there should still be more to the shadows then i see here. Since its acrylic, you should add in some highlights now that it is dry and see if you can make it 'pop' more.

    As for general composition.. it resembles this shape too much-> [v]
    This is never good for landscapes.. it makes it hard to see or understand the environment.

    Other then that.. i would just say this picture leaves me wanting.

    My work: [link]
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

Members who have read this thread: 0

There are no members to list at the moment.

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •