Grapes - Finished

Cheese Please!17.5 x 23 inches (I think my largest so far!) :DArches 140# CP papermostly Winsor & Newton paintsMany thanks to "Emily Lagore" (mustcreate of wetcanvas) for her beautiful reference!I have been a member of our local co-op gallery…

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I think I am done with the grapes and the bowl. Now just have to do a shadow underneath the bowl and a BG.

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Another glaze on the bowl. I still need to go darker on the bowl to make it sparkle!

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After one glaze on the crystal bowl.

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Phew....I have painted all day long today (and my back is telling me that!)The big part of the painting, the grapes are "done."Hmm... I might go back to darken a couple pf them...I will see about that in end and see how everything looksand…

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Some more reds........ A combination of ultramarine blue, pyrelene maroon, alizarin crimson, scarlet lake, ans maybe a touch here or there of sap green, tranparent pyrrol orange....

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Starting to put vairious Reds and oranges to the grapes... This is the scary stage :O

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Here is the 2nd installment...A glaze of yellow to make the grapes glow!

Grapes - WIP

For their February show at the Red Co-op Gallery, where I have been showing my art, the theme for February is Red.I have the ambition of painting Red grapes.... but I wonder if I will succeed : I am terribly nervous about these grapes to read…