Tuesday, November 27, 2012

LifeBook 2012 Nov - Celebrating Successes

This week's lesson was about painting a stylized mermaid. It was suppose to be swimming upward to represent swimming up toward success. Sounds a little fishy to me, but whatever. Here's my finished painting. Yep, it's a little weird, but at least it's a real painting. I tried to make the mermaid long and willowy looking like the seaweed. Oh. Since the idea was to celebrate our own personal success, I had to paint a merman instead of a mermaid. You can't really tell the difference anyway. I need to practice painting mermaids!


4 comments:

  1. Well i couldn't do half as good Bill, so there! I think you've done a fabulous job! xx

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  2. Oh Bill! Your merman is splashtastic! What will his name be?
    I wish this was hanging in my bathroom with my other mermaids!

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  3. You have to be proud of this painting Bill!
    Your merman is moving and moving (en mouvement et émouvant).
    I love the BG too!
    Bravo for your real and palpable artwork! :)

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  4. I like the idea of a Merman (not Ethel) and also having him resemble seaweed. I love the way your mind works.

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