Art Well I finished the painting today….it’s not the best but it is my first attempt at painting anything and I’ve only had a few lessons (that’s my excuse). You wanted to see it so here it is. It was meant to look like this: Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Related 5 thoughts on “Art” Add yours And you honestly don’t think this painting is a worthy and excellent first-time-ever-painting?! C’mon Val! Look again – it’s lovely! I love the whole dream-like quality to it, first of all. A very mystical, misty morning kind of feel to it. I love the shading and varying degrees of muted greens, too. And you’ve captured the perspective really well, too. I’m seeing the horse standing on top of the fairy fort (that’s what I see it as) looking down below him (or her) looking at the valley. I also love the tree branches off to the right. You’ve done everything ‘right’ in this painting, Val – and anyway, there is no such thing as ‘right’ or a ‘wrong’ way to paint something. As are all or most of us, especially when it comes to creative expression, we tend to be our own worst critic. Go on, girl – get it framed! Especially as it’s your very first painting (and a wonderful painting, in its own right). Well done, you! Reply It’s looks better from a distance! I’m pretty pleased with it as a first attempt, a few weeks ago I would never have thought I could try anything like that. Reply Ahhh…that’s more like it. And so you should be pleased with it. Well pleased. Especially as it’s your very first attempt. Frances is right – if this is what your first attempt looks like, you are definitely a natural. You’re a natural. Keep going! Reply lol not natural, a good teacher Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.