Balcony in Palm Street

Balcony in Palm Street
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possibly a little reflected light within the mass f the shadow - just to break up that block ?

I really like the drama in this painting

This immediately caught my eye Thalia. Love the striking contrasts.

Nice work in transforming a mundane scene into a coulourful place Thalia. Well done.

You are very lucky to be able to paint these lovely buildings, Thalia, love the balconies and the rugged walls, great colours .

Very interesting scene Thalia. I always find myself thinking “what’s around that corner?” Which is good as you’ve hooked me in! I would perhaps be inclined to lighten up the left hand side wall just a little, but it really doesn’t need much.

Striking painting with gorgeous colours, Thalia. Re the left hand solid wall, I personally am not sure if you need it - I blocked it off with a bit of paper and I thought it looked even better without it. Hope you don't mind me suggesting that.

The dark wall adds to the mystery of the scene, and gives a stark contrast to the brightness on the right. I think it works well. Lovely work.

Posted by C Jones on Tue 15 Jan 16:02:23

Very striking Thalia. Love your building scenes.

Thank you Mike...good idea! i will! Thanks Lynne, Carole, Jim, Annick, Tessa, Margaret, CA Jones and Sandra, those are really helpful comments!

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15/01/2019
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Whilst the weather is so awful I've been looking at some old work, with a view to improving it ...or throwing it out! I've glazed this in places and put a lot more paint and thought into this one, quite small, 8x8 ins, not sure about the very dark wall on the left.

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