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P. D. Dinkles
01-05-2012, 01:16 PM
Here is the second in the series I painted for her.

justjean
01-05-2012, 03:05 PM
Those cute, fat wee penquins sure made me smile :)

J Witt
01-05-2012, 05:14 PM
Hard to paint white on white but you got it I would say.

limey-g
01-06-2012, 01:34 AM
That is so cute, I think maybe a little overfed but that's alright.:)
Geoff

coops
01-06-2012, 02:24 AM
So cute P.D., well done:)

gxhpainter2
01-06-2012, 06:11 AM
of you two penguin works I like this the best.. you really captured a fuzzy cuddly nature.. can penguin's be overfed?? nice work.. glad to see you back in action here..:cool::cool::)

silvy
01-06-2012, 06:38 AM
Very:) cute!
They are not fat ..... are the feathers;)

D Akey
01-06-2012, 08:16 AM
Nice one PD! Penguins are so graphically fun to paint. Their markings are so cool. Another one that you might enjoy are Puffins.

I think this really works as a picture of penguins as a metaphor for a kind of relating. Nice technique as well.

Bravo!

P. D. Dinkles
01-06-2012, 12:19 PM
Thank you for your comments. Puffins, yes. And the appearance of my albatross seen frequently in my paintings, staring at you as you stare at the painting as in Velazquez's Las Meninans. But you must look close.

In the colony, I really tried to capture the sheer precariousness this species chooses to hatch and raise. It is like they go to the farthest nowhere any predator would not go.

jibes
01-06-2012, 03:53 PM
Great Pengies PD!