Sunday, December 30, 2012

John's Impasto User: Janet Stoppee

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Artist Janet Stoppee of M2 Media Studios recently painted this Blue Ridge Mountains street scene of Sperryville, Virginia.

Janet writes:

I painted this inspired by the Impressionists. It is cloned from a shoot Brian and I did capturing our favorite tree in the Blue Ridge mountain village of Sperryvile. I used John’s Impasto Medium Gloss Varnish on a few places like the tree trunk, steps and a few other areas to give it more movement.

I really tried to step away from too much photographic detail. I used the Fan - Flat Cloner Brush and made different variations of it.

You can see more of Janet's work here.

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Sunday, December 23, 2012

Happy Holidays from the PixlBlog!


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A holiday vertical panoramic view of the eight-level atrium in Water Tower Place on Chicago's Magnificent Mile.

Reminds me of the ATLAS Detector at CERN!