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Glass, Water and Apple

Glass, Water and Apple Oil on Board 5 x 7 inches.
All this week, I've been working on a very large Black Bear painting, it's almost finished.

Yesterday I decided I should take some time to brush up with a daily small painting and so the painting, Glass, Water and Apple was created.

I'm happy with the outcome of yesterday's efforts, but it took too long to capture the glass.  I scraped it off three times to re-paint before getting it rendered to look like a glass of water.  I learned again the lesson that less is more.  It only takes one bad brush stroke to ruin a painting full of good ones.  

Here is a close up shot with my cell phone.  I finally ordered my 16 megapixel camera and expect it to be delivered early March.   


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