"Thank you Ernst, Nelson, Bette-Jane, Kathy, Mary, Patrick, Suz and William for your generous comments. Also I want to apologise for my tardiness in not having replied at the time of your posts. I am trying to catch up where I can so please forgive…"
"Thank you Dorothy.
I hope you will like the better version of it that I will post in my next batch. Unfortunately I clicked on the incorrect image on the computer. This one was of the photo I took while it was still on the easel and the lighting was…"
"Thank you Ted, Sharon, Paul, Mary, Kathy, Dorothy and Marilyn for your comments. Unfortunately a lot of the detail in the white areas of the waves have been lost because my bad photography skills have made it too light.."
"Hi Ted. It is quite a nice picnic area now and if you get the chance you should give it the once over. It' probably a bit too far though from Ipswich. Also around the Bulimba area much of it has been turned into parkland and has…"
"Thanks Paul. We were in the UK some years back but we did not get to Southend. I can't recall seeing any mudflats at any of the beaches we did manage to see. However we did see some stony and pebbly beaches but on the whole we were…"
"Thank you Ramnath, Ted, Paul and Dorothy for your comments. Unfortunately my photography skills are not that good and it has come out brighter than I would have liked. Consequently some of the detail in the white areas of the waves and shoreline…"
Youre very welcome Bob....glad you found this site...Ive been here for several yrs now and we are like family here....several have fallen ill or passed so we see very little of these once close knit members....but new ones come and we hope to develope lasting friendships with these...this is a very encouraging and friendly site....hope you stay around for a while.....are you on any other sites?...Im on Deviantart and Willowing and Friends but havent been on DA for yrs and WF I drop in now and then to post my new art works....thats about it....Hopefully you will be painting more often....Aloha
Hi bob :)
You are welcome , I thought the face was done on purpose !! I have an abstract called Water Fallsssss , My friends and I can very clearly see a face , it looks like an Indian man , it appears at the very bottom , a big face , very prominant nose and lips and eyes , dont know if it will be visible enough on this sites page ..ill look just now ☺
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