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Turbulences soon coming up in bigger version… & opening of new online shop at Saatchi Art


Turbulences

Proudly presenting…
Turbulences. 30/30cm 3.1/2 cm deep.
Forces of nature always fascinated me, tornadoes are one of them.
A demonstration of raw power par excellence.
Having said that I’d rather stick to my canvas than approaching one of them.

Please scroll down for close ups…
Notice the movement & metallic colors used to convey the electrifying energy emanating from
a stormy atmosphere.
Extra strong gel medium was used to produce the relief.

Having had a good feedback on this small version, my next project will be a much bigger one…

Thank you all so much for your continual support.
Your visits, likes & comments are most valuable to me!

I want to take this opportunity to announce the opening of my new online shop on Saatchi Art (I encountered too many technical difficulties on Etsy when they lately changed their rules)
Will keep you updated as soon as I have the time to feed my account with photos of my painting collections.

Turbulences

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Turbulences

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Purple rose. A new addition!


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I have so little time to post with all the painting, that today I’m going to post as much as possible ­čÖé
Best wishes for a wonderful weekend!

This is another addition to the Zen flower collection.
Including close ups of brush strokes & tones

For orders please contact life_paintings@hotmail.com

Other links: Instagram LIFE_PAINTINGS https://instagram.com/life_paintings/
Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/profile.php?id=489714007854314

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Painting still wet! ┬ęcopyright2015owpp

Painting still wet!
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Blissful respite to its completion!


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Blissful respite finally finished!
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This is a painting I sketched in 2012. I got busy with other projects then came back to it in 2014 & have been busy with it ever since.
Now I am so very proud to announce it finished & will include bellow the steps toward its completion ­čÖé
Your input will be more than welcome!

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Sketch 2012
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1st layer
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2nd…
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4th & still very busy with it! ┬ęcopyright2015owpp

4th & still very busy with it!
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Lambs lettuce & radishes for inspiration :)


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Minimalist style
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I was preparing myself a plate of organic greens washing the earth off & noticed the colour contrast, the beauty of fresh food which lead me to a photo shoot craze… There was no photoshop involved besides the middle one where I played a bit with the colour.
Which one is your favorite?

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Having fun messing around with colour…
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Aren’t greens elegant?
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Treasure hunting for the crown’s jewels


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The crown’s jewels
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To me, the sea, mountains & its creatures living on premises are the crown’s jewels & when we go out there, I like hunting with my loved ones bringing back a testimony to share with all of you the extraordinary every day miracles of a planet we tend to take for granted because we have it & see it on a daily basis.
I’ve got a collection of seventeen photos which I carefully selected including some of the every day occurrence to put you in the ambiance of the unusually sunny, windless shores two days ago!
I hope you’ll enjoy this post too ­čÖé

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View at the end of stone-path
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Focusing on the small but living…
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More…
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And even closer
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Waves”playing”around the stones
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Body & texture…
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Nearly caught by high tide :) ┬ęcopyright2014owpp

Nearly caught by high tide ­čÖé
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Other sea members finding a niche
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Isn't that a comfortable home? ┬ęcopyright2014owpp

Isn’t that a comfortable home?
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Last shot of a perfect view before hitting the sand :) ┬ęcopyright2014owpp

Last shot of a perfect view before hitting the sand ­čÖé
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Heart-shaped jewel
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Simplicity of the moment…
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Passerby’s doing the same
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High tide catching up ┬ęcopyright2014owpp

High tide catching up
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Another story unfolds…
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Last but NEVER least :) ┬ęcopyright2014owpp

Last but NEVER least ­čÖé
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Celebrating my 2nd year in WordPress!


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My very own flower composition
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Happy Anniversary!

You registered on WordPress.com 2 years ago!

Thanks for flying with us. Keep up the good blogging!

This is what I found in my post today.
I had forgotten the exact date but am very grateful for being given the opportunity to thank first my closest who helped me with my first very-hesitant-baby steps into WordPress, patiently putting up with my incessant questioning & secondly all my amazing followers which have amounted to the staggering number of 706!
Something I had never dreamed of ­čÖé

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The leaves I couldn’t resist!
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Your fidelity & constant positive feedback amazes & encourages me every day anew.
To celebrate this milestone & my gratitude, I offer you this photo which is a personal flower arrangement dating from the cold month of February with a rose from a bouquet I had received & leaves I had found on a stroll lying on the ground with such striking colors I couldn’t resist bringing them back home in the hope they would inspire me into creativity which is what happened!

Once again, thank you!

New flower collection…


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Light & shadow
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I have been taking flower shots for quite a while now, but only understood yesterday while having fun at it once again, the influence the blogging world has on my results which I think has definitely improved since the beginning of my blog.
This time I decided to play it sometimes sophisticated with black background and others preserved its pure lines in the classical settings of daylight.
I hope you’ll enjoy this collection ­čÖé

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Burst of pattern & light
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Mysterious & abstract
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Flashy orange symmetry ┬ęcopyright2014owpp

Flashy orange symmetry
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Summer classical ┬ęcopyright2014owpp

Summer classical
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Zooming in beauty ┬ęcopyright2014owpp

Zooming in beauty
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Flash surprise! Turning my yellow flower to orange :) ┬ęcopyright2014owpp

Flash surprise! Turning my yellow flower to orange ­čÖé
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Green flowery forest ┬ęcopyright2014owpp

Green flowery forest
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Small beauty among giant shiny foliage ┬ęcopyright2014owpp

Small beauty among giant shiny foliage
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Preserving the clear pure lines ┬ęcopyright2014owpp

Preserving the clear pure lines
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...and colored abstract ┬ęcopyright2014owpp

…and colored abstract
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Last but not least... Sophisticated yet genuine ┬ęcopyright2014owpp

Last but not least… Sophisticated yet genuine
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