Saturday, March 28, 2009

Different Strokes Challenge

"Beach Body" - 6x6 oil on masonite
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Here is my entry to this weeks DSFDF Challenge. It gave me a break from all the animal paintings. I think this is my first beach scene ever - I am not much of a beach bum...

11 comments:

JustATish said...

This is my favorite to date!!!!!

Christine in Art said...

I like this piece olga!

Olga Wagner said...

thank you both!

r garriott said...

He has such a reflective tilt to his head and seems so real. Very nice brushwork, too.

SYLVIANE said...

It is a clever crop, and a beautiful painting.

Glenda Mosher said...

I love the thoughtful tilt to his head - is he contemplating the gulls, actually stepping in for a swim or the satisfaction of sun and surf? Delightful!

Anne Marie Propst said...

Olga, I enjoyed your challenge this week and have tagged you for the Passion for Painting Award. If unfamiliar, go to my blog to read about it.

Anne Marie Propst

Vern Schwarz said...

Love what you did with this Olga. Great water and surf.

Dean H. said...

Great painting...He seems to be so intently watching those gulls.

Olga Wagner said...

Thank you all...

dominique eichi said...

what a great piece, I love how he looks at the seagulls.