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03-09-2012, 06:24 PM
... freehand composite drawn from Ruisdael's Scandanavian landscapes ... This is a detail from a larger painting I hope to post tomorrow ... AR fine canvas, pastel (chalk), blending done with pastel pressure, one layer ... Jacob van Ruisdael, 17th c. Dutch ...

03-09-2012, 08:37 PM
This is interesting, so I'll be eagerly waiting also for the larger painting this part is a detail of ...

03-10-2012, 04:00 AM
great old world colors and textures looks like an old Masters linen. I like the soft cloud like forms overlaid with the textural features...:):)

03-11-2012, 06:12 AM
Thank you, Caesar and Gary ...

Expanded ... unfinished ... I'm not yet able to do everything I want to do with the chalk tool and Nomad brush ... the weight of water falling ...

03-11-2012, 07:09 AM
It really seems a detail of an ancient painted artpiece on canvas!:eek::cool:

03-11-2012, 07:25 AM
Thanks for commenting, Caesar ... I'm posting one of the main reference paintings I used for design ... But now I'm not sure why anyone would look at my painting, which I'll have to leave unfinished ... Ruisdael's is all light and air and water :) ...