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Strangely-shaped

Post by Lake » Fri Jul 13, 2012 5:36 pm

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Re: Strangely-shaped

Post by Ros » Fri Jul 13, 2012 6:04 pm

Very bonsai. I like these, particularly the knarled middled ones.

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Re: Strangely-shaped

Post by Macavity » Fri Jul 13, 2012 8:40 pm

I like the last one, with the three trees (one of my favs of yours). It dances. Of course, I wonder what the script says.

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Re: Strangely-shaped

Post by delph_ambi » Fri Jul 13, 2012 9:17 pm

They're all good, but the last one's super. The script definitely adds something, even though I can't read it.

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Re: Strangely-shaped

Post by Magpie Jane » Sat Jul 14, 2012 10:03 pm

Lake, these are awfully good.

No. one is very classical, a bit too static and cool for my taste.
No. two is my personal favourite, it has a good bit of humour, looks like two dancers disguised as trees.
No. three has a distinct personality, it's like a tree one knows well.
No. four is the best, I think. The liveliness in this pine trio is remarkable. And the bark pattern.

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Re: Strangely-shaped

Post by Lake » Sat Jul 14, 2012 10:50 pm

Just starting to draw one of three friends in winter (Pine, bamboo and plum ).

Ros, the middle ones are unique, aren't they?

Mac, I like the composition of the last one, too. And you are right, they look like dancing.

Delph, the script is the very traditional way in this type of drawing, it adds something to or completes the drawing.

Jane, in response to your wonderful analysis:
one is in-class exercise after the teacher's demo(a kind of restrained);
two is so peculiar;
three thin and hard like a bent iron bar. You are spot on re personality!
four three friends dancing together :)

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Re: Strangely-shaped

Post by Antcliff » Sun Jul 15, 2012 8:44 pm

Super,
I think the third is my favourite, going over to the right, then leaning over at the top! Although they all are strking, especially the first.

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Re: Strangely-shaped

Post by Lake » Wed Jul 18, 2012 3:42 pm

Thanks Seth. :)
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