Title: Playing with our new toy...
created on 16 Sep 11


Comments on this picture (41):
1. mum23 wrote:
 ... thanks Thinkdraw!
2. fr3kl3 wrote:
 i am speechless
3. solange62 wrote:
 WOW! :)
4. priya41 wrote:
5. indigo wrote:
6. artdillon wrote:
 superb rembrandt,beautifuly crafted.
7. chelydra wrote:
 i just read somewhere that art history is much simpler to grasp if you accept that Rembrandt is the ONLY guy who ever really knew how to paint. If you keep this up, historians of digit-pix 350 yrs hence may say the same of you
8. Qsilv wrote:
 I read somewhere that you learned how to "see" by doing jigsaw puzzles... I'm heading out to buy me a hundred or so!
9. Normal wrote:
 Hee, hee! To me, it's remarkable that we all recognize mum's faces! There's an enviable talent.
10. Lizzi wrote:
 Truly looks painted. You are a genius!
11. AFSOUTH wrote:
 What wonderfuk playing!
12. five wrote:
13. ANGELAotheracct wrote:
 ditto all above. Esp amazing for your first in this theme.
14. sandm wrote:
 Great work! and it has such a beautiful 3D-effect.
15. RosalynMarie wrote:
 aaannnddddd..... THIS is why I am so excited for the new pieces. Not only are they great for patterns, but they can also be used to make such amazing beautiful things such as this.
16. 56rosie wrote:
 Mum you have embraced this new medium with the your brilliant talent and never cease to amaze me!
17. mdawrcn wrote:
 I don't know how you do that! Amazing.
18. Chrissyjoy wrote:
 You are so gifted! I'd never have described Rembrandt as beautiful but he certainly is here!
19. pinkie wrote:
 It is just so good!!
20. hjjr wrote:
 wonderful effect, so painterly... well done, mum
21. sewsowife wrote:
 Do you do any preliminary sketching on paper before you get started? I am amazed at your ability to capture faces in this medium. So envious!!!
22. Amcha wrote:
23. clorophilla wrote:
 another outstanding piece!
24. mum23 wrote:
 (rueful grin)... thanks for the lovely comments! The new pieces were what made the difference, though. I'd started this portrait a number of times in different themes and gave up every time. This time it just worked!
25. bluemoon wrote:
 I will just say I agree with every one of these compliments and wish to add one more to say how excellent!
26. Login wrote:
 This took my breath away. Hardly surprising that TD's top portrait artists gave praise.
27. suzze wrote:
28. delfasa wrote:
 Oh you are great...
29. chelydra wrote:
 Thirteen-chapter reply waiting for you on the villain portrait. Went on a ramble.
30. Robindcr8l wrote:
 Thank you for your kind words. Your art is breathtaking. What a gift!
31. chelydra wrote:
 Hi again - I think YOU should make the next contribution to the non-digital forum discussion - we need new blood!
32. lesley_gene wrote:
 My, you "play" beautifully!
33. AFSOUTH wrote:
 Great job on top 5! I just saw my spelling error! I AM SO VERY SORRY!
34. Brunnhilde wrote:
 Just found this amazing Rembrandt in the Top 5 - it is absolutely wonderful - you have his expression perfectly.
35. debray wrote:
 WOW!!!! Mum, you never cease to amaze me!!!
36. mdawrcn wrote:
 Hi mum. Thanks for your kind comments. I saw your website. Wow! is all I can say. I sent you a message. Not sure if it went or not. Beautiful wc link that you sent me. Look at Mary Whyte's work sometime when you have a moment. Her book Working South is pr
37. mdawrcn wrote:
 pretty amazing. You are very inspirational.
38. gair wrote:
 Thanks for the "welcome back". I just looked at your website as well and totally agree with mdawrcn...WOW! Great story of how this all came about for you.
39. mum23 wrote:
 Thank you both!
40. Login wrote:
 Just looking in briefly to congratulate you on Top5. No time to play but I'll be in touch soon. Thanks for this superb display on how to use new Gothic.
41. lexa wrote:
 i was going to write - it looks like a Rembrandt, which is amazing - but someone beat me to it. wonderful painting :}

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