Monday, 19 November 2012

Creative Weekend = happy heart!!!

I have been helping out one or two days on a filmshoot this past week, which means long days...  I got home quite late on Friday and I was exhausted.  I wasn't planning on painting but I couldn't resist... 
 
I started working on my Italian Fresco and ended up painting until 2am.
This is a mighty journey... I look forward to working more on her face.
My alignment is a little off... can't wait to do more layers.


 I am still struggling through this piece...
 
  
Working on this new piece, from being back in the classroom.  I have up my weekend surf to get back in the classroom.  I am so please to be back there... Loving this piece very much.

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  1. Hi Ms. Flowrs (I mean Jeanne-Marie),
    Thanks for answering my question about Misty's class. I think I will take it if it goes on until April.

    Your work is stunning! The fresco is coming alone so well. It is a very grand undertaking. Are you painting in oils or acrylic? I do love her eyes and head piece. The other two are really lovely as well. I can't wait to see the finished dress on the second piece. I especially love the last one. She has such a nice face and hair. Is that Cape Town in the distance? It looks amazing!

    Looking forward to seeing the process of these. You've got major painting mojo going on!

    Denise

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    1. Dear Denise
      Sorry for the late response. I am not sure how I didn't write back. Thank you - yes my fresco is massive and at times I am so encouraged to work through it and other times a tad overwhelmed at the enomity of it. But I'm sure she will be amazing when it's finished. I mainly paint in oils. I am absolutely in love with it...

      No it's Ovieto, Italy in the background. I was there this year with Misty and some other fabulous artists. I learnt so much!

      Thank you for your encouragement.
      Keep painting and look forward to seeing you in the studio/openstudio. PS: Misty is doing a new course in January.. if that makes better sense for you to sign up for.

      Have a wonderful Christmas and keep painting.
      Love
      Jeanne-Marie
      aka Flowrs
      :-)

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