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by PietFrancke
Sat Jul 11, 2020 12:23 pm
Forum: Project 52
Topic: Piet's 2020 52 Birds
Replies: 214
Views: 7896

Re: Piet's 2020 52 Birds

So is that non destructive? can you go back and erase and re-brush or what's the process? nah, I flattened the thing, it was an area where the background did not merge well and used a mask to try to help (poorly). I think I should have done the brushing first, then add the background and then brush...
by PietFrancke
Sat Jul 11, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: Project 52
Topic: Piet's 2020 52 Birds
Replies: 214
Views: 7896

Re: Piet's 2020 52 Birds

minniev wrote:
Sat Jul 11, 2020 3:21 am
Magical. His wonderful eye. His beautiful feet. The detail in the bend of the wing. You're turning into a modern day Audubon.
thanks Paula..
by PietFrancke
Sat Jul 11, 2020 11:45 am
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Showcase
Topic: Artichoke Lamp - $4.75
Replies: 3
Views: 27

Re: Artichoke Lamp - $4.75

well done, that looks real good!
by PietFrancke
Sat Jul 11, 2020 2:59 am
Forum: Project 52
Topic: Piet's 2020 52 Birds
Replies: 214
Views: 7896

Re: Piet's 2020 52 Birds

it appears you're getting the hang of that brush stuff......I do see you're some detail over looked..just to keep you honest, but you probably already know probably I missed it.. Detail is OK, (to me any way), but getting rid of the photographic texture and replacing it with brush strokes is the go...
by PietFrancke
Sat Jul 11, 2020 2:36 am
Forum: Project 52
Topic: Piet's 2020 52 Birds
Replies: 214
Views: 7896

Re: Piet's 2020 52 Birds

week 30 - Friday night practice with an egret..
egret.jpg
by PietFrancke
Sat Jul 11, 2020 2:30 am
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: The Conductor
Replies: 4
Views: 31

Re: The Conductor

love the color play, his pose is perfect. You might get away with flipping him, so that he is facing the yellow/orange music that is playing. beautiful light!!!
by PietFrancke
Sat Jul 11, 2020 2:26 am
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: painterly horse
Replies: 15
Views: 242

Re: painterly horse

minniev wrote:
Fri Jul 10, 2020 11:27 pm
Unearthly beautiful. Love the way you rendered their manes. More please.
thanks Minnie, I need to figure out the "part" better, but I was happy with the main part of the mane too!
by PietFrancke
Thu Jul 09, 2020 2:25 am
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: painterly horse
Replies: 15
Views: 242

Re: painterly horse

Psjunkie wrote:
Thu Jul 09, 2020 2:01 am
good mix of the color pallet..
thanks Frank
by PietFrancke
Thu Jul 09, 2020 1:34 am
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: painterly horse
Replies: 15
Views: 242

Re: painterly horse

another try at the ponies -
ponies.jpg
by PietFrancke
Wed Jul 08, 2020 1:24 am
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: Green_anole2
Replies: 7
Views: 60

Re: Green_anole2

woo hoo!! in a jar? Aquarium? Very cool Frank. Thank you Piet...no just out in the back yard middle of the day in a patch of "Tradescantia zebrina" (purple jew, wandering jew) plants. ok, I started thinking later on a plant - yeah, the texture fooled me and gave it a murky under water look, plus yo...