Peruvian. Tarantula

Peruvian. Tarantula

Lovely Thea a frightening beast

I'm very impressed with your work lately Thea it has a modern delicate and sensitive feel to it , very well done its great to see you doing so well.

thank you everyone for your nice comments. i agree spiders aren't the pleasant of subjuctc but this one was a challenge to paint.

Well thank goodness you've stylized it, because a very accurate rendition of one of these things is enough to have me reduced to the screaming hab-dabs. I can see just enough of it in this to make me realize I have no desire to see any more.

Great colours....quite a pretty spider.

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Jon says these spiders are everywhere. My daughter is not impressed as she hates them. I told her a painting of. One wouldn't' do her any harm which resulted in this painting.

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Thea Cable

I am a watercolourist first and foremost as I love the qualities of the medium, its riskiness and unpredictability. I started painting about 8 years ago and it has now become an integral part of my life. Hopefully, I will continue to paint into my dotage as I am given to understand that you can…

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