Cardinal and Daffodils Lazy Susan

phonegirlMarch 28, 2010

It ended up being cold and windy here today and DH is hurting bad so I took the day off and painted again. Nothing special and don't know why I painted this on a pink lazy susan but I did. At least I'm painting again.LOL


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It's beautiful, Punk. You make it seem so quick and easy when you paint up the projects so fast! Would take me hours and hours! Sorry your DH is still not feeling well--but nice that you were able to have some time to paint. I think we all go through periods when we are just not in the mood to paint--but it's so fun when we do get in the mood and can paint up some things we've been wanting to do. Luvs

    Bookmark   March 28, 2010 at 10:10PM
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Gorgeous....and all in one day....would have taken me a week! Well, actually longer as I still haven't gotten the courage up to do birds or flowers.

I like how the cardinal matches the intensity of the flowers and balance the whole tableau and the background comes off as a very soft color.

Really great!


    Bookmark   March 29, 2010 at 2:46PM
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Good Afternoon,

I had to run DH to the hospital for testing and blood work. Then to pick up drugs, groc. and I have a few minutes before I head back to work so jumped on here. Hopefully he will be better soon.

Thanks for your comments. It took me a few hours to paint this so don't think your slow. If you hurry to much the paint will peel right off right under your brush. I should go over the leaves again now that it's been a day and make them look more realistic.

Thanks again for your comments. I have a hair appt. tonight after work so won't have time to come on here.


    Bookmark   March 29, 2010 at 5:58PM
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Cardinals are my favorite birds!! I really miss them since they don't have them here. Beautiful job Punk! I really didn't even notice the background being pink until you mentioned it. ~Anj

    Bookmark   March 29, 2010 at 6:24PM
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Thanks so much for your comments Anj. I wnated to paint roses on this lazy susan but it's to late now. I had found this paint and like the color so DH painted me a few things to paint on with it. The one tray I put a Santa on and don't want to paint it so maybe I can redo it and add roses.


    Bookmark   March 30, 2010 at 9:52AM
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Great job! I love the balance of the colors and the pink background gives it just enough of a subtle touch of softness that brings it all together. Wonderful painting on the cardinal.


    Bookmark   March 30, 2010 at 10:05AM
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He's so cute, Punk. I really like the daffodils. I don't think I have ever painted one yet. The cardinal looks like he is ready for Spring.

    Bookmark   April 2, 2010 at 8:34AM
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Joan and Bebe good to hear from both of you and thanks so much for your sweet comments. I want to take some classes and learn to paint more animals but till then, I'll keep trying here and there any way!


    Bookmark   April 3, 2010 at 8:51PM
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