19 March 2011

Peeled

12 x 9 inches - oil on Gatorfoam panel
SOLD

When you click the image you will see that I left the photo bigger than life size for a change so those of you who revel in getting up close and personal can see it warts and all ;-)
This one has gone to the Elliot Foutts Gallery in Sacramento. They are a big supporter of my work and they are great people too :-)

I like painting on these panels as they are very smooth and unbelievably light, they are also very cheap. I give them three coats of white gesso (sanded with very fine sandpaper between each coat) and then a final coat of Winsor & Newton Galleria gloss acrylic medium to make them less absorbent.
I get the 3/16 inch thick panels.
You can get them here (mentioning my name wouldn't hurt me ;-): windriverarts.com

11 comments:

  1. C'est d'une précision hors du commun et d'un grand réalisme. C'est superbe ! Encore et toujours bravo !

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  2. Great work Paul, the reflections from the lemon on the knife are just beautiful, the lemon es ........perfect. Cheers

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  3. Beautiful! It was fun to see it up close...no warts there, btw. The lemon even looks juicy! Great work as always.

    I'm still working on my French;-)

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  4. the movement from light to shadow, the knife handle hanging over the edge and out of the painting... a work of art and recognised...

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  5. Glorious... no one paints the lemon as well as you, sir.

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  6. Jala, if you read this ... there is something wrong with your mail and web site I think,

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  7. Great to see more of your beautifully realistic paintings. Checked out that site and very interesting. I am definitely painting on boards from now on!

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  8. Thanks for the big version, it's great...What warts? It's perfect.
    I know what you mean about backgrounds, too, (from your latest post)
    They're my nememsis. I've had a beautiful painting ruined by one too many awful backgrounds...

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  9. Stunning work, Paul! It's so magical and amazing!

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