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Camera Canon Canon PowerShot S3 IS
Exposure Time 1/60
F-Stop 2.7

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Painting Flowers in Acrylic taught by Micah Ganske

Paint a stunning floral still life with ease in this FREE class! Learn how to bring color, composition and technique together to create an acrylic work of art.

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Category Painting
Type Painting
Subject Floral
Material Acrylic Paint
Style Other
TeaTrekkie on craftsy.com

Share a little about the materials, processes and techniques used to create this piece. I followed the teacher's advice pretty much to what he said. I did switch to a 'painterly' mode in the background though. I wish I would have done the shadowed 'stems' better. The one I have is way too thin. Please note that my photo doesn't show the colors very well. The background is a rich jade color, not blue.

TeaTrekkie on craftsy.com

Is the piece for sale? No

TeaTrekkie on craftsy.com

What are you most proud of? I like the top background flower the best and the fact that I resurrected the rose from oblivion. Oh, and also that I finished the painting!

TeaTrekkie on craftsy.com

What advice would you give someone starting this project? I made an error in the outlining. I used a watercolor pencil and when the water hit it, got a little freaked out by the dark lines so I 'erased' the lines. That made it quite hard to get the original shape of the rose again. Next time I will know better. :-)

TeaTrekkie on craftsy.com

Totally cool.

05/07/2014 Flag

ha it is kelly I love it,

05/23/2014 Flag

I love the pink rose, your colour & shade is very good.

05/24/2014 Flag

Nice result, even with the watercolor pencil problem.

05/31/2014 Flag

I see people's questions and when I click at the bottom to learn how people reply, it just says add your answer and I can't see answers to the person's question. How can I see the replies?

07/06/2014 Flag