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Started this discussion. Last reply by Kathy Orrell Aug 8, 2016. 3 Replies

Hi all, I am going to Montreal next week - kind of art related. Are there any art galleries etc. That are a must see? Any sights that I should not miss?If you have any recommendations let me…READ MORE

 

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Posted on March 8, 2014 at 5:35pm 1 Comment

I love colour and I am not really a fine detail person! I find that when I start painting, I lose myself in the tones and hues more than the exact size and shape of things. It's true of my thinking style I am a big picture thinker and an ideas person and then I hand the fine detail over to someone else.

I always had a pencil and paper in my hand as a child and used to love sitting on trains and buses looking out of the window and drawing whatever I saw. However, I was not encouraged…

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At 7:02pm on July 14, 2018, Ted said…

Thanks Mairi for the like on Benazir Bhutto.

Enjoy your weekend.  Ted

At 1:35pm on July 14, 2018, P.J Fields said…

Thanks for the like on Aran Sweater Mairi.

At 6:35pm on July 9, 2018, R L Oliver said…

How could one not like the wee fox? I don´t think it is possible... it´s too good.

At 6:32pm on July 9, 2018, R L Oliver said…

I know what you mean about oil pastels being a challenge.  They challenged my fingers and hand to the point that they were abraided... calloused nearly from rubbing the stucco with them. But are surprisingly subtle as a trade off.  I am now a fan of oil pastels... the best of both worlds, acrylics and oils.

At 5:03pm on July 9, 2018, R L Oliver said…

And you are funny, too! I am part Scotch myself.

At 11:10am on July 6, 2018, R L Oliver said…

So glad to hear you like my murals!  Thanks, even though England stole the game from Colombia! It was your fault... :)

At 6:57pm on July 1, 2018, Ted said…

Thank you Mairi for the like on Taras Bulba.

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At 11:07pm on June 26, 2018, Ted said…

Thanks Mairi for the comments and likes on my psychedelic pictures. Much appreciated.

Give peace a chance.

Ted

At 7:11pm on June 17, 2018, Ted said…

Thank you Mairi for commenting on Lawrence.  

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At 6:45pm on June 13, 2018, Ted said…

Thank you Mairi for the like on my I've Been Mugged. Much appreciated.

Ted

 
 
 

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