I’m still fussing with this one

Still fussing with it

I have been fussing with this one for over two weeks now.  I am trying to add some green to the water in the lower right.  First I add something and then I take it away.  I can’t seem to get it right to my eye just yet.

I am pleased with the depth but that front is driving me crazy.

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  1. denisebushphoto
    Aug 30, 2020 @ 13:04:25

    It’s good when we can be critical of our own work and challenge ourselves to work until we are satisfied. That’s what helps us learn I suppose. The nice thing about acrylics opposed to watercolor is that you can keep working on it. I was a little confused by the green reflection at first. Maybe if it had a little of the brown around the edges or a rock in it, it would be more clear it is water. Just a thought. Nice work as always Ruth!

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    • ruthsartwork
      Aug 30, 2020 @ 13:40:52

      I have been letting it set some to get a fresh look. Thanks for the suggestion. I’ll keep it in mind. I am using the acrylics to help free up my eye and not get too stuck in one direction. It is easy to get afraid to “mess something up”. And yes, I agree you can’t do that with the watercolors.

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