Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Party Of One SOLD

Painting Challenge #3 Paint an Abundant Party Scene  SOLD

Party Of One
6" by 6" original oil on wrap around canvas with sides painted.

Today was a very busy day with preparations for my painting session with my dear friends, Adele Loomans, and Claudia Finn.  We first had some lunch together and then got into our projects.  One of the great things about spending time with other artists is sharing ideas, inspiration, and getting some critiques on paintings that are in process and bouncing around ideas for new ones.  I had so many ideas and energy after they left that I didn't know where to start.  Luckily I had my challenge to work on and it was to work on an abundant party scene.  This is my spin on it!  One awesome dessert is all it takes to spell PARTY to me!  I decided to work with a palette knife for this one after looking at H.W. Dixon's site.  She is a wonderful palette knife painterT
My next challenge post will be on Thursday night. Challenge #4 is to paint something delicious....this could get out of hand....I have been craving something sweet all day!  I can hardly wait to get back in my studio tomorrow and work on some of my new inspirations!  Hope your week is going well. :-)

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Roxanne Steed said...

haha- you are reading my mind! I had just clicked over from Halima's blog...thinking about cake...they have these pretty little cakes at BigY (our grocery here) & I thought it would be great to paint, too. This cake of yours looks great!!! (and now I'm really hungry!)

H.W Dixon said...

I absolutely love this! It right up my alley:)

Norma Wilson said...

Thank you! I am hungry too after painting it! Thursday's challenge is to paint something delicious! This could get out of hand. :-)

Claudia Spencer Finn said...

Wow Norma I love the color and texture and composition of this piece!! It represents a party to me and makes me hungry!!Love it!!
Also thanks so much for the fun today! It was such a great fun session with you and Adele. You two are so helpful and fun!!

Norma Wilson said...

Thank you! It was great fun!

Norma Wilson said...

Thank you! I am honored!

Lee said...

Now I have to go make a cake! Delicious painting!

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Norma Wilson said...

Thank your Rosa for choosing my painting!

Norma Wilson said...

Hi Lee...wish I could have some! The icing on this cake doesn't taste very good!