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Old Thursday 16th October 2014, 14:12   #2551
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Not saying anything Arthur in case my friend Ads chips in again, hope you are well if you know what i mean Arthur .
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Old Tuesday 11th November 2014, 10:26   #2552
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I know what you mean George
Half term over grandchildren gone back so time to get the eyes right to try and bring some life into the pic.
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Old Thursday 13th November 2014, 12:11   #2553
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happy with the eye's now
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Old Saturday 15th November 2014, 09:15   #2554
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roughly shape of face in , will now work in from wing tips & tail
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Old Saturday 15th November 2014, 20:06   #2555
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looking very nice....
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Old Tuesday 18th November 2014, 10:48   #2556
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Short Eared Owl over Cley Marshes

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time to leave the S.E.Owl alone. I still have the foreground to finish
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Foreground done time to leave alone
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Old Thursday 20th November 2014, 18:57   #2558
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like it...very nice,mark
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Old Thursday 20th November 2014, 21:02   #2559
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Like the face Art...the only thing I'd personally do would be to soften the background green down to keep it well, in the background, coz at the moment it's competing with the foreground. Just a thought
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totally agree adam need to haze it into the background

side by side
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Old Sunday 14th December 2014, 12:42   #2561
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An oldie from 2009
Have a good Christmas & may the New Year bring what you wish for
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Old Tuesday 16th December 2014, 19:58   #2562
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Same to you Arthur and your good lady wife
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Same to you Arthur and your good lady wife
All the very best
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Well said. Happy holidays Arthur.
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Love your thread. Your art is fabulous.

Each time I have had a look here things are getting better all of the time - well done you

..and Xmas greetings from me too!

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Kathy enjoy your Christmas at Wells & the North Norfolk coast
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colour sketch of a long Eared Owl.
been a few months since I have posted
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Old Monday 9th March 2015, 16:34   #2568
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Another cracker Arthur.
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thanks George.
prelim sketch off the tele
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The curve and sweep looks as if its on a mission,eyes say it all.
Must admit the detail you put into your work Arthur is great.
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the barny is first class...good look on the goss...mark.
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