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June 15th, 2008 #1
Oil Paintings and Swords
It's bin a Year sinds I last posted some Work, so here is some old and some new stuff, Hope you like it.
All paintings are Oil on Linnen
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Hide this ad by registering as a memberJune 15th, 2008 #2
those are really really nice! especially the way you painted the clouds, and the first insect, but i think the one with the girl looking back needs a little more work, but just a little (i mean the bg, where she is in)
June 17th, 2008 #3
The problem with the painting your talking about is that it is realy dark.
And making a good photo of a dark painting is not easy to do, and second, it is 200 cm by 150 cm, so a lot of what is going on in the dark part is lost in photo's,... sadly
June 18th, 2008 #4
July 26th, 2008 #5
wow amazing stuff you have, is that last sword on the right really a painting?? looks like a photograph to me
Through the night comes the light that brings the day.
Through your mind goes the thought that forms the clay.
July 31st, 2008 #6
Thanks Jillian, yes the last two are Photo's of swords I made, to use in paintings.
Like the black sword is made for the painting of the girl at the window.
March 13th, 2009 #7
So, a little more stuff.
I realy hade It with the paintings that toke me more then a year to compleet.
The nexst are oil paintings on jute (hope thats the right translation).
More soon... I hope
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March 14th, 2009 #8
Nude studdy, oil on bord.
Its stil a w.i.p.
March 14th, 2009 #9
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March 14th, 2009 #10
You realy have some whooping skills love your work!
March 15th, 2009 #11
March 18th, 2009 #12
that cool pics, i like the clouds!
March 20th, 2009 #13
March 23rd, 2009 #14
More nude studdies and wip's..
Yes I know some are a little naughty
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March 24th, 2009 #15
nice studies! specially like the one made with oils, hope to see it finished, wanna see how it ends up, and the landscape paintings looks great, they have a sad feeling, not that they look bad, I mean that because everything looks gray, but I think you need to work more on the depth I guess
Thanks for visiting my sketchbook! keep updating man
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March 27th, 2009 #16
A photo for size reference.... plus a funny face ->
March 30th, 2009 #17
Thanks for the visit DHTenshi!
Yes Im still pondering about the backgrount of the nude in Oil.
Guess thats a commen problem if something starts oud as a quick studdy.
The gray landscape's are new to me so Im still trying to find my way with 'messy' collours.
Its also a bit scarry to get out of the convert zone of spending 1 year on a painting and then trying to spent 1 day.
April 19th, 2009 #18
Great work, I like the oils lots of colorcontrast. like to see more keep posting
April 20th, 2009 #19
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April 22nd, 2009 #21
Tanks mr. Turtle
May 30th, 2009 #22
Well I decided to join the CoW for the first time.
For the Comical Chimera Im working on a Giraffe-Pigeon-Swan.
Its stil a WIP.
May 30th, 2009 #23Tattoo Artist
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Very good works you have here, the human figure studies are amazing. Keep up the good work.
May 31st, 2009 #24
May 31st, 2009 #25
Incredible atmospheric and thought-provoking paintings. The first tower piece is undoubtedly my favourite, much to the credit of your awesome looking clouds.
Are the latest sketches meant as ideas for a painting? If so, be sure to show us once it's finished, or give us some process shots while we wait.
Keep at it
May 31st, 2009 #26
@K. Forthum: Wauw 'Thought-provoking paintings' thats maybe the best compliment I ever got! Thanks
Well the sleeping girl is a start of a painting to be.
Ill post it just for you when its don.
Last edited by Leon Roé; May 31st, 2009 at 06:19 PM.
June 1st, 2009 #27
Finaly! a new Painting
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Your grasp of the figure is very good, but from what I see you need to work on the proportions of the face. Lots of quick studies will help with this. In particular, your lips are usually too small. Really, the faces are the only big weakness I see here.
I dig the swords. Study hard and you could be a great painter someday quite soon.
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June 2nd, 2009 #29
June 3rd, 2009 #30
I love the colors... amazing what u can do with those oils... sigh... someday i gotta give those a go... great work hope to see more!!!! draw draw!!! LOL ;D
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