I made this based on a tutorial but I forget what the link was
I was absolutely clueless (consider that I completely followed a tutorial) in how to use watercolors, especially watercolors on hardboard, so this is how it ended!
I got graded : 60.. how low! :(

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Comment by Jeffrey A. Knight on January 11, 2012 at 5:23pm

Very nice -- a passioned study of a lighthouse, sky and ocean -- love the colors and movement -- have a great art day !!!

Comment by Maureen Craddock on January 11, 2012 at 8:50pm

I don't know why you were given a 60. I think your picture has a dream like quality, I appreciate it very much. Good job!

Comment by Thaneeya McArdle on January 14, 2012 at 7:44pm

I agree, this painting has a lovely dreamlike quality.  I think it's gorgeous!

Comment by Anna Manafe on January 25, 2012 at 5:07pm

well thanks for the understanding! LOL
I did kind of have a dream while painting this. Painted it when I was half asleep. Literally.

Actually I didn't want to go dreamy at all, because this is a class, and when we want to get good grades we ought to follow the rules....which include: "do REALISTIC style!" and.. Oh wait.. I think that's the only rule. :(

The prof wasn't very open for the boundless int'l styles, he was stuck in chinese painting style. RIP him. Just passed away last week.

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