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Saturday, January 5, 2013

CREAM
An Original Oil Painting
by Claire Beadon Carnell
Thirty Paintings in Thirty Days Challenge
Day Four



'Cream'
Leslie Saeta's Thirty Paintings in Thirty Days Challenge
Day Four
Oil on Panel
6 x 6
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 I learned a couple of things from this fourth
painting of the challenge.  First of all, I love this
little half-pint milk/cream jug and will be painting it
again, and again, and most likely at least one
more time in this challenge.  The second thing is to
never decide to change the color of your background
when you are painting a transparent object...

All of my paintings for this Challenge will be done in a 6 x 6 format,
and my main goal while painting from life
is to LOOSEN UP and USE MORE PAINT...
something which will only benefit my work.

If you would like to join this Challenge, or just follow the
work of the participating artists, just visit her blog:

Slices of Life by Leslie Saeta




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Claire Beadon Carnell
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19 comments:

Susan Spohn said...

I like this painting, what was the original background color?

Pam Holnback said...

Love the subject and composition!

Pattie Wall said...

Great goal, painting from life - this little creamer is so cute! Paint on!

Debbie Shirley said...

Lovely! Love the color in the shadows.

rrARTz said...

your work is beautiful!

SYLVIANE said...

Beautiful background!

Linda Popple said...

Nice one! I love the little creamer!

Pat Koscienski said...

Wow, you sure are getting off to a good start with this challenge, Claire. Every one of your paintings is a gem. Love the gel caps, and hope your headache is better.

Sandy Sandy said...

It's the "Cream of the Crop" Claire! :-D

Maria Randolph said...

I love this little milk jug painting. Glass is such a challenge for me to paint. You did a wonderful job!

Anne Winthrop Cordin said...

Love this one, sweet!

Anne Winthrop Cordin said...

Love this one, sweet!

Sherri Cassell said...

Great job on the glass and I really like your brush work.

Julie Ford Oliver said...

Love this one - it shines.

Nan Johnson said...

Love this little jar and you did the glass so well. And you are a very brave painter to change your background with a transparent item - but I do like the background color you chose.

hmuxo said...

wonderful job!!!

CrimsonLeaves said...

Ooh, I like this little container too! I wonder if it is an antique? I love your methodology on this painting challenge.

Claire Beadon Carnell said...

Thanks all of you for taking the time to comment! Susan Spohn, the original color of the background was a mustardy yellow. Sherry, yes this is an antique jug - love it, and will be painting it again!

Susan Williamson said...

I love those old fashioned milk bottles and this one is a beauty. Your colors are really harmonious!

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