Monet’s Lilly Pond


Ah, better focus, stunning!

A quiet, restful painting - which I like; and I like it all the more for it being your first attempt at oils: I'd have been quite happy for this to have been my 100th attempt.

Those trees are wonderful and the whole painting is so peaceful and quiet. Great reflections and atmosphere Paul.

This is lovely, Paul, I especially like the fairly limited palette you’ve used.

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Lilly Pond behind Monet’s home in Giverny, France. This was my first attempt in oil. I replaced this photo because the previous one was out of focus.

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Paul Veltri

While I’ve scribbled and doodled all my life, I only started painting about 10 years ago. My joke had always been that I wanted to retire in Italy, buy a one bedroom villa close to a hotel (so the kids could visit), paint all day, and drink wine in the evenings while talking politics with the old…

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