Friday, October 24, 2008

Sharing Paint ... and not much else

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I've been asked recently how my painting is progressing, so I thought I'd post a photo.
This is my first painting ever. Started it in March. I work on it once a week.
Rory thinks it should be finished by now !

Little does he know what goes into a painting. Little did I know before I started !
One day I'd like to share a few life lessons that I've learned from painting
but that day is not today.

It's Friday, and that means I've got pizza to make and movies to watch !

11 comments:

Mari October 24, 2008 at 8:05 PM  

I've been wondering how it was going. It looks great. I love all the details you've added!

Christina October 24, 2008 at 10:47 PM  

wow, it looks incredible! I have been curious to see it- thanks for showing us the transformation!

the voice of melody October 24, 2008 at 10:59 PM  

Good morning! First off, I wanted to thank you for coming to "visit" me at my new blog and leaving a sweet comment. I appreciate it.

Secondly, what a beautiful painting! You are a very talented woman. By reading through your blog this morning, I can see you are an artist in many ways. And I agree with the C. S. Lewis quote from a few posts ago about loving our neighbor. So true!

Many sweet blessings!

Kirstin October 24, 2008 at 11:15 PM  

Hi, Thank you for visiting my blog. I love this picture. I wouldn't have thought it was your first one! I enjoyed browsing your blog. I'll be back.

Cherdecor October 25, 2008 at 2:38 AM  

You have really added a lot since I saw this way back when? It is getting more interesting all the time. I like the details that are going on! Good Job!

Sandra October 25, 2008 at 2:52 AM  

Oh Bonnie, I remember when you first started it.....it's just gorgeous. You are very talented.

Julie October 25, 2008 at 7:33 AM  

Wow!!! I'm very impressed!

Demara October 25, 2008 at 9:22 AM  

Hip-Hip-Horray!! Finally, I see the painting again...

Wow! Bonnie, it's looking very textural.

I think my favourite parts being the shades (track marks) in the street and the indented (blue) doors.

I'm curious, will you be adding anything to the orange-square-like-spot that is above the door on the right-side?

Sabba and Nanny October 25, 2008 at 9:38 AM  

Magnifique!

Bonnie October 25, 2008 at 8:32 PM  

Demara ... yep, that orange spot is not going to stay like that ... it's just not finished yet. :)

Thanks everyone for your kind compliments ! I'm really excited about this painting !! I'm glad ya'll like it too ...

Stacy October 27, 2008 at 11:39 PM  

It is coming along beautifully! My aunt has painted on and off for years and it has been very cathartic for her. :)

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