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  • #387518
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    dried_rice
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    rexa- thank you for your comments. I’m glad you pointed out the house isn’t inviting. I wanted that warmth feeling, so it’s nice to know when I fail at capturing a certain feeling. Haha. What would you suggest I do to make it more inviting? As for the night scene, you see a cold night but I actually see a calm night for a romantic walk. I guees it can be a cold calm night. Haha.

    I say, if you enjoy doodling and you take the train/bus all the time, it’s nice to have some painting app as a distraction.

    #387526
    Avatar of dried_rice
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    Something I didn’t mention…

    This painting on my personal computer screen has this faded color look I don’t like. I’m looking at the image on a school computer right now, and it has a nice display of rich colors. Now I’m wondering why can’t my computer screen be as nice the school’s.

    #387535
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    No problem. Thanks for sharing. I like looking at pictures and artwork.

    I guess some lights coming from some of the windows would make it seem like somoene lives there. Right now it kind of reminds me of Alcatraz Island. I like how you try to liven up the island with some flowers.

    I’m going put Ipad on my christmas wish list so I can doodle.

    [i]Originally posted by dried_rice[/i]
    rexa- thank you for your comments. I’m glad you pointed out the house isn’t inviting. I wanted that warmth feeling, so it’s nice to know when I fail at capturing a certain feeling. Haha. What would you suggest I do to make it more inviting? As for the night scene, you see a cold night but I actually see a calm night for a romantic walk. I guees it can be a cold calm night. Haha.

    I say, if you enjoy doodling and you take the train/bus all the time, it’s nice to have some painting app as a distraction.

    #387542
    Avatar of JackTsang05
    JackTsang05
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    Sorry for slacking off guys, anyways been busy studying some other stuff, but once i finish ill paint and throw something nice up to the gallery.

    #387548
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    dried_rice
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    I didn’t know we had a gallery…

    yeah, post something up. I have nothing. No inspiration. No desire to make a new piece. Hopefully some spark will happen sooner rather than later.

    #387556
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    rexa
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    I have some water color painting I would like to show off but I don’t have a site where I can store my pictures on beside FaceBook. Any advice without creating a new account?

    I would also like to mention. I was out and about in Union Square this afternoon and they had a little prainting gallery set up out there. It made me think of you guys and how it would be great if we were here to critiqued some of the painting together.

    [i]Originally posted by dried_rice[/i]
    I didn’t know we had a gallery…

    yeah, post something up. I have nothing. No inspiration. No desire to make a new piece. Hopefully some spark will happen sooner rather than later.

    #387563
    Avatar of kimpirun98
    kimpirun98
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    Based of my experience is known painting the Houses, school, offices and companies.
    Basically Im general painting…

    #387571
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    rexa
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    Cool!!! I just paint for fun but I don’t do it anymore. I mainly paint flowers. Roses are my favorite. Actually, I can turn almost anything into flower if I really want to.hehehe

    [i]Originally posted by kimpirun98[/i]
    Based of my experience is known painting the Houses, school, offices and companies.
    Basically Im general painting…

    [Message last modified 06-06-2012 01:48pm by rexa]

    [Message last modified 06-06-2012 01:49pm by rexa]

    #387578
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    Its calling killingField Sky….Right Jack!!!

    [i]Originally posted by rexa[/i]
    Pretty color…but the sky looks scary. It looks like something is coming out from the sky and the world is coming to end.
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    [i]Originally posted by JackTsang05[/i]
    okay finally got a chance to draw up something, anyways here it is :D

    [IMG]http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v118/jacktsang05/River-1.jpg[/IMG]

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    #387586
    Avatar of dried_rice
    dried_rice
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    Ah, it’s nice to see this thread with more replies…

    You guys are talking a lot about your art, but you are not posting anything :(

    I will try to paint something later tonight (hopefully). Someone asked about where to upload pics, I’m not sure. I’m using Tinypic but that place doesn’t seem very good. Some of paintings are not showing up in this thread :( If someone has a suggestion for a better place, please share.

    Post some artwork! :)

    #387594
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    rexa
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    My painting and photography. Let’s see if this works.

    HurrayYY!!!! It work!

    [Message last modified 06-07-2012 01:08pm by rexa]

    #387601
    Avatar of dried_rice
    dried_rice
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    That’s pretty cool, rexa.

    Okay, I just finished the below…

    Yellow Field, Green Hills

    #387608
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    rexa
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    Corn maze!!

    [i]Originally posted by dried_rice[/i]
    That’s pretty cool, rexa.

    Okay, I just finished the below…

    Yellow Field, Green Hills
    [IMG]http://i45.tinypic.com/2hzrd74.jpg[/IMG]

    #387616
    Avatar of dried_rice
    dried_rice
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    Corn maze? So, that’s what those yellow fields are! I never knew that; I kind of thought they were long grass that happened to be yellow. I learned something new today.

    Upon looking at my painting again, I don’t like it. I took the safe way to make it. I will try to challenge myself more next time… or I’ll never grow.

    #387624
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    rexa
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    LOL!! I think if you did not have those green hills your wheat field would look shorter. All in all it’s not a bad picture but I do agree you can do better.

    [i]Originally posted by dried_rice[/i]
    Corn maze? So, that’s what those yellow fields are! I never knew that; I kind of thought they were long grass that happened to be yellow. I learned something new today.

    Upon looking at my painting again, I don’t like it. I took the safe way to make it. I will try to challenge myself more next time… or I’ll never grow.

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