You can email me at clanhanna62@gmail.com My blog archives and post labels are way down at the bottom of the page.


Sunday, September 19, 2010

My 'Charlie Brown' Tree

"Enchanted Tree" by Kimberly Santiago 


Having enjoyed my mixed media class so much last month, tried another class taught by Kimberley.  She has a monthly painting class at a local deli that is close to me (close as in first thing I go past in the 15 miles to town!).  The subject was her painting “The Enchanted Tree”. 

I didn’t get many photos as I was so focused on what I was doing.

Fortified with my orange Fanta, I started out making a large circle of blended paints that covered the canvas. 

Isn’t it amazing out everyone using the same supplies and the same example will make something that looks so different? 

The two hours went quickly. I’m glad the painting is slightly abstract as my efforts at doing a tree leaves a lot to be desired. Kind of reminds me of one of those “topped” trees I was fussing about a few weeks ago. Poor thing! LOL  I’m definitely more ‘Picasso’ than ‘Shishkin’!

I can’t wait for my next class!

3 comments:

  1. Oh, how much fun! You did very well. Looks like lots of fun.

    ReplyDelete
  2. I like it!!! Again, you have the most fun classes in your neck of the woods. ~Lili

    ReplyDelete
  3. I think you did quite well on your little tree. And to quote Linus: "Maybe it just needs a little love."

    ReplyDelete

Thank you for coming walkabout with me! I enjoy comments and will try to answer questions quickly if I have a way to reply to you. Sorry I have had to put the word verification back on... the spam jerks (especially the Serbian ones... yeh, I check your addys) have been overloading me lately.

However... I do not approve comments whose purpose is to spam. My readers do not deserve such garbage. I also do not allow anonymous comments. If you have something to say, then put your name to it.