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Old 15 January 2009, 10:39 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I,m no portrait painter, but I thought I would give it a shot
with my portrait of James McCudden

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Old 15 January 2009, 11:33 AM   #2 (permalink)
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thats cool...what is it a part of?
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Old 15 January 2009, 11:48 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Hey Tim

It's half of the full painting. I intend on hanging this beside it. It's my first attempt at understanding how linen is stretched over ribbing
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Old 19 January 2009, 07:06 PM   #4 (permalink)
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cool...post some pics when your done =)
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Old 19 January 2009, 09:24 PM   #5 (permalink)
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It actually looks pretty good
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Thanks Nacho,appreciate the feedback!

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Old 20 January 2009, 05:34 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Hello Rex,

I think that it looks pretty damn good!
I have most always leaned toward photo-realism, but I appreciate a good variety. I like the way that you have captured McCudden.
Looks great, keepem' coming.

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P.S. I prefer to paint non-living people, they don't complain!
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Thanks Jay
Glad you like it... I work in the museum world as a preparator and we always joke with the curators,
"Work with dead artists....Its less headaches!"
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I hope you see the difference with your art and that "other" guys stuff. I wasn't slamming artist like yourself. I still think it's cool. =)

How'd the linen piece turn out?
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