Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Tea Time


11x14 oil on canvas panel. I started this still life yesterday. Inspired by the late Helen VanWyk. It's a study of copper. Hopefully I will complete it sometime today.

22 comments:

  1. WOW, I can't believe you only started that yesterday, it is awesome.

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  2. Beautiful painting. I really like Helen Van Wyk's take on colors. She was so good with complements. You did a great job on the copper.

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  3. Joan, brilliant,brilliant,brilliant. Wonderful
    still life my friend. Thanks again Joan for that info` you gave me. I haven`t tried it yet but will do as soon as. All the best Joan.
    Vic.

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  4. Fantastic Joan, your copper is right on, it looks done to me! Beautiful job

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  5. wonderful the copper next to the lemons Joan! will be good to see it when you finish. r.

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  6. Lovely picture, Joan, and a warm homely composition.

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  7. An excellent start! It looks like you are in the home stretch with this one. Beautiful job capturing the sine of the copper!

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  8. gorgeous. looks finished. Can't wait to see how you see it finished.

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  9. Jill thank you, sorry it took me so long to make a comment. I appreciate you stopping by.

    Joan

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  10. Hi Shona, thank you for the kind words. I have great beginnings, then I fall apart. Have a great day.

    Joan

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  11. Hi Jo, Helen was such a great teacher. It's said she is no longer with us. Thank you for stopping by.

    Regards
    Joan

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  12. Hi Vic, thank you for your very kind words. You really help me with my confidence, I appreciate your comments. Have a great day.

    Joan

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  13. Hi Krista, thank you for saying it looks done. I have a difficult time finishing without messing things up. Thanks Krista

    Regards
    Joan

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  14. rahina, thank you for stopping by and for your kind comment, it is appreciated.

    Best Regards
    Joan

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  15. Hi Marie, thank you. I always get inspired to do a still life such as this in the fall. Thank you for stopping by.

    Joan

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  16. Hi Kim, thank you. I learned that technique watching Helen Van Wyk, she was a great teacher.

    How are you feeling. Your due date should be soon. Take care.

    Joan

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  17. Hi Susan, thank you. I am a big fan of yours and Karen's. Thank you for stopping by and for your input, it's appreciated.

    Best Regards
    Joan

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  18. this is just beautiful!
    love everything about this!

    Chuck

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  19. Hi Chuck, thank you for the kind words. I plan to visit your blog. Thank you for stopping by.

    Best Regards
    Joan

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