Thursday, 15 January 2015

MOONLIGHT ON WATER - 30 Paintings in 30 Days ART PARTY - Day 16

By Sea Dean

6" x 6" Wrap Canvas
Miniature Masterpiece
Ready to hang

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This painting has two names Misty Sunset and Moonlight on Water because my skills have moved on and I added so much tweaking that it merits a new name. I started by just touching up a few spots where I thought the colour could be improved, and it soon became clear that it needed more expressive brushwork and a complete review of the palette. I settled on warm tones of purple and blue with some very warm pink and cadmium red glimpses.

When I returned to painting after many years working in different modalities, this is the kind of painting I wanted to create. When I had finished today I sat back with a great feeling of satisfaction knowing that all my learning has paid off.

30 PAINTINGS IN 30 DAYS - Day 16


As a special gift to fellow artists I am allowing you to post on my blog during the 30 in 30 Challenge. I'm using the same type of system as Leslie Saeta, so if you're participating it will be easy. Please post  with YOUR NAME ONLY (not the painting's name or your business name) and a link to your web presence. 

Posting ends at midnight each day and voting begins. Voting is open on all the previous days blogs from January 1st until January 31st. Three votes for each person every day. Voting opens when posting closes and continues till 31st January 2015. At close of voting the three most popular paintings rise to the top and remain there forever.

All I ask in return is to spread the word and offer your buddies a chance to win prizes. If you blog, link to your entry on it. Share to Twitter, FB, Pinterest etc. with an easy hover on the thumbnail and click. To visit the artist and tell them how much you love their work click on their thumbnail.

Prizes given to the most active artists and voters that participate throughout the month. Posts, Votes, Comments, Shares etc.
Good Luck everyone.

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P.S.  Post your painting on the current day and vote on all the previous blogs from January 1st for the best chance to win. You have 3 votes each day and voting is open on all pages till January 31st. To vote click on the grey heart on the painting you like.

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Posted on Leslie Saeta as # 8