20 x 24
Acrylic on Deep Wrapped Canvas

Views: 55

Comment by Paul Dodd on December 11, 2018 at 6:33pm

Lovely  piece joyce

Comment by Gordon M on December 11, 2018 at 10:35pm


Comment by John Andreou on December 12, 2018 at 12:49am

I love this Joyce.  I have wanted to paint a turtle for quite a while but havent found a ref photo that I really like yet 

Comment by Pat on December 12, 2018 at 11:30am

Nice Joyce.

Comment by Joyce Findlay on December 12, 2018 at 11:41pm

Hi John...my secret is...I collect piles of reference photos...take a face from this one, the angle of the flippers from another and so on, the backgrounds are usually just figments of my imagination.  I save all my photos on Google photos...so might have a reference file for turtles with a hundred or more turtles...then when I am ready to paint, I download into a file on my pc the ones that will help me paint my turtle.  Flowers are what I love to do, but this past year I have branched out to try a few different things...and am really enjoying it...I have a big red macaw on the easel right now

Comment by Cynthia Richards on December 14, 2018 at 12:38am


Comment by Sandi Vince on December 15, 2018 at 9:40am

Stunning piece.


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