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coops
03-16-2010, 08:05 PM
Hope you like it:)

byroncallas
03-16-2010, 08:26 PM
Katie - I'm blown away - this is incredibly outstanding. Old gloopy is put to such good use here with a design, composition and wonderfully balanced colors that just comes together in a piece of magic. I love the painting - and it gives me oodles of ideas. :):):):)

paul_uk7
03-16-2010, 09:38 PM
Beautiful painting, and a great colour choice also.

Alexandra
03-16-2010, 09:58 PM
How wonderful Katie. I love this.:):):):):)

Valerie
03-17-2010, 12:45 AM
Katie this is awesome, and I love the colors you used.:):):):):)
Val

D Akey
03-17-2010, 05:42 AM
Like a Chinese watercolor with some noodling. . . yet there's nothing wanton about these marks. Maybe chow fun. Maybe Thai. :D Okay, guess I'm hungry.

Wonderful rich colors. And the stylization of the trees is very appealing. It's moving a little into the abstract, which between the tool and the source style inspiration is actually a clever synthesis which alludes to the traditional and something new. I love it.

Very nice Ms. Coops. The verticality of it speaks of movement into the heavens. Sounds to me like an old theme that's still works as a design motif. Air and Earth and Wood, and I guess Metal too in that the surface feeling to me sort of gold or bronze adds that component. Probably some water in there too since a lot of these kinds of atmospheric things have clouds or mist, so implied floating water . . . All the elements are lifting very purposefully.

Anyway, the looping marks give it a bit of a grand dance feel to me. Again, you've done it up beautifully!

:):):):):)

Caesar
03-17-2010, 06:57 AM
Fantastic painting. I'm utterly stunned and delighted by this, Katie!

coops
03-17-2010, 09:14 AM
Thank you so much Byron, I so appreciated your lovely comments:) Thanks to you also Paul, Sandra and Valerie, I am so pleased that you liked it:) Dear Mr Akey, your use of words has me speechless, I appreciate your comments very much:) Cesare, thanks, thats makes me happy:o

MJSparks
03-17-2010, 09:20 AM
I totally agree with D Akey. I'm just not as good at painting words like he does.

It's very beautiful.

coops
03-17-2010, 09:22 AM
Thank you Magen I appreciate your lovely comment:)

Docsmith626
03-17-2010, 09:24 AM
Your ability to leap from the mundane to the utterly transcendent continues to amaze me. Coops, I applaud you. :D:D:D:D:D

AT-TA
03-17-2010, 09:53 AM
Lovely earth colors that make shapes just like we are finding daily around us... just to look carefully... and you did not just looked, you put them on your canvas. Very pleasant feeling, coops.

Lima
03-17-2010, 10:16 AM
The colors are simply spectacular. There really is a sense of place-gloop, the gloopyland. Great fantasy Katie, I'd certainly like to walk and stroll casually in this almost magical place. A wonderful abstract painting, a masterpiece of image.:):):)

coops
03-17-2010, 10:48 AM
Thank you so much Doc, AT-TA and dear Oriane for your wonderful comments. As always so kind:)

sbrothers
08-20-2010, 04:22 PM
This is absolutely stunning. I love, love, love it!

Linn
08-21-2010, 12:38 AM
Beautiful colors and shapes!

coops
08-21-2010, 03:25 AM
Thanks so much sbrothers and Linn for your nice comments. I had forgotten this one, wish I could remember how I did it lol:)