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NEW Horsies!!

Postby Strider McLightsaber » Thu Jan 25, 2007 3:47 pm

Hi guys, Here are some horse pics I did recently, let me know what you think? :D I've now added new ones - look at the end of the page :-)
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Postby Strider McLightsaber » Thu Jan 25, 2007 3:48 pm

and this one
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Postby Strider McLightsaber » Thu Jan 25, 2007 3:49 pm

and this is my favourite :wink:
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Postby Annis » Thu Jan 25, 2007 4:56 pm

ooh wow! theyre so cool! Well done!

The last one is my fave too!

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Postby guthrie » Thu Jan 25, 2007 7:41 pm

Now those are nice. HAve you thought of trying to get an exhibition?



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Postby craig1459 » Thu Jan 25, 2007 9:23 pm

Very nice - pastelcob looks just like my friend's horse :D


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Postby Hinny Annie » Thu Jan 25, 2007 10:42 pm

They are seriously fab.


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Postby Strider McLightsaber » Fri Jan 26, 2007 11:17 am

Thanks! I have had a few prints for sale in a wee gallery/coffe shop in west wales but none have sold :? I don't really have the confidence to take them into smart places lol :oops:



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Postby lidimy » Fri Jan 26, 2007 5:50 pm

wow! they are brilliant!!!
i can only hope to aspire to your standard!

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Postby Ellen Gethin » Sun Jan 28, 2007 3:19 pm

Those are seriously good - if you don't have the confidence to "take them to smart places" get someone to twist your arm for you!


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Postby Zachos » Sun Jan 28, 2007 9:31 pm

Very good, what medium do you use? I'd suggest taking them to show an art dealer: your lack of success in the coffee shop could be due to people wanting to buy coffee there rather than drawings/prints. The worst that can happen if you take it to an art dealer is that you will be told its not what they are looking for, and if you want to persue that road ask them what they are looking for.

As I said execution is superb, so you aren't gonna get much criticism on that count unless the dealers an idiot.


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Postby Strider McLightsaber » Sun Jan 28, 2007 11:04 pm

Zachos - it's mainly pencil, one of those retractable plastic ones cause I can get really thin lines. Except for the one titled pastel cob - the clues in the name :lol: that was my 2nd ever attempt at pastels so I was quite pleased! I want to try oils next. Thanks for the suggestions, I'm living in Chester at the moment the galleries here are scarily posh I don't think I'd even get through the door but maybe if the standard of the work is good enough I may have a chance :oops:



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Postby gregory23b » Mon Jan 29, 2007 1:16 pm

very very nice.


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Postby Gerald ye Herald » Mon Jan 29, 2007 1:45 pm

As an amatuer artist I applaud your work love the subject too as I have big soft spot for horses. Good luck with your business.


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Postby Cat » Mon Jan 29, 2007 9:33 pm

Utterly beautiful. Bucket just looked and said "wow, does she do commissions," then paused and realised he hasn't got a horse yet. :lol:


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Postby Strider McLightsaber » Tue Jan 30, 2007 11:11 am

Cat -maybe he could buy a painting and then find a horse that matches it :lol:




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Postby Cat » Wed Jan 31, 2007 9:59 pm

OOp, that was me.


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Postby Marcus Woodhouse » Fri Feb 02, 2007 9:18 pm

Alright it isnae too bad. (Thats high praise in Derry)


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Postby BraveAnimal » Mon Mar 05, 2007 2:38 pm

Oh my giddy aunt! That is soo incredible?

Do you do commisions?


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Postby Strider McLightsaber » Mon Mar 05, 2007 3:42 pm

Yes I do, drop me a Pm if youre interested. :-)



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Postby WorkMonkey » Wed Mar 07, 2007 12:53 am

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Postby Strider McLightsaber » Mon Aug 06, 2007 2:32 pm

New pic!! What do you think?
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Postby BraveAnimal » Mon Aug 06, 2007 2:36 pm

Ooohh!

I am stunned.. gorgeous horse an gorgeous portrait.... :shock:


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Postby Handbag » Mon Aug 06, 2007 6:37 pm

truly beatiful - may have to pm you to see if you can do me a pic once ive found the photo !!!

Totally impressed they say horses are the hardest thing to draw!!! you make it look easy!!!! i know its not!!! :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:



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Postby MissTrebuchet » Tue Aug 07, 2007 10:41 am

Stunning! Absolutley beautiful!



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Postby Strider McLightsaber » Wed Aug 08, 2007 9:05 am

Charcoal pic of Miss Trebuchet's horse Pegasus
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Postby lidimy » Sun Aug 19, 2007 10:28 am

Wooow that is so stunning! I love the mane!


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Postby Tod » Wed Sep 26, 2007 4:35 pm

I thought (means nothing actually fried brain most of the time) that I saw some of your work some where?
Maybe I dreamt it.



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Postby Skevmeister » Wed Sep 26, 2007 4:41 pm

Utterly Brilliant

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