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New painting

Actually, it's not a new painting, but an earlier abstract that just didn't 'come off'.  More attention was needed I felt and as a result the subject changed direction slightly and the artwork turned into 'Landscape Evolution 2010' - the date has been included as Landscape Evolution is a title I have used before, albeit for a much smaller painting.


Currently exhibited in the St Ives Society of Artists  Members Festival show.  Click to enlarge.

Comments

  1. So wonderful, sigh :o)
    You have captured the movement of the water and the sparkle of sunlight perfectly

    Lotsa love x

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  2. Lesley, it makes me feel like I'm swimming,
    love it!
    xx

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  3. Wonderful, I can feel the wind in my hair and taste the sea-spray on my lips.

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  4. Gorgeous - love the sun speckled waves and the light. One of those pictures to loose yourself in... especially when it's raining outside and cold. :-) xo

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  5. Oh it is so very beautiful. I do envy your talent x

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  6. You simplify it all down so very, very beautifully.... what a skill!

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  7. Thanks everyone - a lot of it was pure 'fluke' or maybe serendipity? Lesley x

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  8. I just came across your blog via Piapny, what lovely paintings....I do so love seascapes and all of their colours, truly talented. Posie

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  9. lovely, lovely! you can feel it!!
    i wish i could paint more abstractly. i am having a bit of trouble trying to loosen up. any quick tips?? maybe you could share in a post?!
    Frizz :)

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  10. Thanks Tricia, I'll certainly try to give some tips in a future post (might be easier said than done, though)!

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  11. Beautiful, love the blue shades and the right hand corner where the water really seems to sparkle. You capture the sea so well.

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  12. Lesley, that's beautiful. I'm at the Society later this week for a writing talk so I'm going to take time to have a look. Hope all is well, Karen.

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  13. Blimey missus it's a corker...I could just dive into that sea...stunning!

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  14. Posie, Milly, Karen and Mimi thanks. Have a good week. x

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  15. I love that picture! You have captured the light on the sea exactly! It really is wonderful!

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  16. Oh it's breathtaking Lesley - what a treat to see it. If only I could gaze at it in person.

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  17. Emma and Gilly thank you for the lovely comments. x

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  18. Stunning Lesley, I could stare at it for days, truly uplifting :) Thanks for popping in to my blog, I've been a bit random lately but getting into it again!! Have a great weekend x

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  19. Anne and Jan, thanks - will visit your blogs soon.x

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  20. Absolutely love it!! Feel like I could just dive in

    C x

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  21. lovely...you are so talented...love the colors

    enjoyed my visit with you today....

    kary

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  22. Carol and Kary, thanks for visiting and commenting. Have a good week. x

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