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Friday, April 28, 2017

Trying Something New

What and How Do I Learn
by Try8ng Something New 


There were no test tubes or bunson burners,
but there was lots of experimenting going on.

I don't usually do a background like this, but it was fun
playing in the paint.  

We have lots of tulips blooming in our yard right now
and these orange ones are beautiful.

The goal was to work quickly,
achieve that foreshortened front view,
and to have lots of fun and not stress over whatever came out.

This was painted on 140 lb. water color paper.
As usual, I learned lots doing this painting.
One of the main things was I loosened up quite a bit.

I tend to paint tight and anything I can do to loosen up
is a good thing.

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Have a great day.
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Ghent, Kentucky, United States
I'm a nature artist and I love to paint old barns, rivers and lakes, trees and fence rows and flowers. I work almost daily. You can purchase paintings by contacting me at slgraves6@gmail.com and there is also a tab across the top of my blog for available paintings and one for small paintings with buy now buttons. You can also purchase through my Etsy shop using the name of Fine Nature Art. . Thank you so much for stopping by.