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Reference photos for you all to use, freely

Just in case there are some of you who didn't see the earlier post, I am giving you all permission to use my photography website for any re…

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Help with Lavender Field

Hello everyone! I came across this website yesterday and quickly loved it and the wonderful Karen with her soothing voice and generous info…

Started by Claire H.

20 on Sunday
Reply by Micki Jerry

Need help again. The shadows suck. I think i should paint the floor white so i can do it over. What do you think?

12x12 acrylic on canvas. Reference pmp photo. Will find the addy. I made it my own though lol UPDATE:

Started by Wenda Spooner

15 on Friday
Reply by Wenda Spooner

Reflection help needed

16x20 Acrylic on canvas. I went out on a limb this weekend and started a painting that was really going to challenge me, and it did. First…

Started by Micki Jerry

12 on Friday
Reply by Wenda Spooner

Early Snow

6x8 acrylic on canvas board. I cropped the picture on the left. I think there iare definite values. Not sure about distance and composition…

Started by Madeleine Shulman

8 Oct 9
Reply by Madeleine Shulman

Cleaning Boots

this is a photo I got of Pixabay.It was my attempt at a still. I learnt heaps from doing this one. Acrylic paint used.

Started by Vicki Corbett

7 Oct 8
Reply by Vicki Corbett

Help on setting up canvas to start from a reference photo

This will be a 16X20 acrylic painting called Siskiwit River. I have my canvas marked into thirds and a grayscale print of my reference phot…

Started by Janet Rydberg

8 Oct 6
Reply by Mike Price

Autumn flowers

I love this painting. I hope you like it too.Thank you for your constructive critiques.

Started by Cindy

1 Sep 28
Reply by Karen Ilari

Yamba from a Gyrocopter

Hi everyone. I had never picked up a paintbrush since late last October and I love, love, love it. This is a photograph that hangs in my d…

Started by Vicki Corbett

2 Sep 25
Reply by Karen Ilari

Last One today

This is a painting from my travels in Canada, from the old city of Quebec. I cant show you the original as it is on a disc and my DVD has s…

Started by Vicki Corbett

3 Sep 25
Reply by Karen Ilari

Another Tucabia painting

This is another small painting I did from Tucabia, using acrylics

Started by Vicki Corbett

4 Sep 25
Reply by Karen Ilari


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