The first lilac is airy, and I feel I can see inside the flower head. That feels very real to me. The second one doesn't have that quality. Lilac with lemon does.
The leaves and twig with all lil… (View Post)
Thank you. @BOB73 is right.
That third photo almost looks like it has had the @karynr posterizing treatment, it's already abstract. That's the one I would paint, although, as @BOB73 said, the seco… (View Post)
Your still life setup (or anything really) can be lit however you want. Moonlight, refrigerator fluorescent, lightning bugs or the glow of a distant car fire. Does not matter, you set up your subje… (View Post)
Here's some hard data.
Plein Air Salon runs competitions every two months, with an annual big prize. From that link, you see that $27,000 in total prizes is given out every year. Every year. $19,… (View Post)
And the results are:
Congratulations @Julianna, and to all our entrants, these are all wonderful paintings. Thank you for participating with this dif… (View Post)