"Thank you Candi, thank you Mairo,
the kingfisher was there for quite a while. I took more photos as he shifted around bit and observed the fish. But since then no sign of him.
To the painting, I paint more nowadays and I feel how I benefit…"
"Your painting is beautiful; I really like everything about it; your colours, your brushwork, the interesting water and the way you have captured the stance of the poor little mite. He is very convincing. Your photo is amazing too; how lucky that he…"
"I thought this challenge is not for me. Then I rediscovered this photo in my camera from February of this year and gave it a try. It was the first time I saw a kingfisher in nature and it was in our garden. I think this guy was cold and hungry did…"
Please note that I really do check your answers to these questions. If you don't complete them then I won't allow you access to the painting group. This is necessary to stop spammers and scammers. Okay?
How would you categorize your painting style?
conventional seascapes and landscapes and: improving
Which medium do you prefer? eg. oils, acrylics, etc.
Oil colors water soluble
Are you a full time artist?
Who are your favourite 2 artists?
Edward Hopper is my longtime favourite.
I like to learn more from John Crump, Richard, David Atkins
Do you have any goals for your painting?
to move from copying reality to canvass to having a more loose way of interpreting reality. Not semi-abstract but perhaps "quarter-abstract".