Fair Results - Artist Forum
 20Likes
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of Old 09-05-2015, 04:01 PM Thread Starter
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 1,712
Fair Results

Well - I got a couple of first places for my photography..several third places..and one didn't place at all.

My drawing not only got first place - it also got BEST IN SHOW! WHOO HOO!!
That threw me for a loop because some of those paintings were incredible.



Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	11147887_10205060111767831_7698417043681693032_o.jpg
Views:	44
Size:	109.7 KB
ID:	20889  

chanda95 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of Old 09-05-2015, 04:28 PM
Senior Member
 
Melody Jeoulex's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: Toronto,Canada
Posts: 419
yey!! congrats chanda!
chanda95 likes this.

a.k.a Luna


Deviantart: http://conybrown.deviantart.com/

Tapastic webcomic: http://m.tapastic.com/melodyjeoulex

RedBubble shop: http://www.redbubble.com/people/melodyjeoulex/shop

Don't feed the pig some cookie please!
Melody Jeoulex is offline  
post #3 of Old 09-05-2015, 04:40 PM
Banned
 
Join Date: Mar 2015
Posts: 1,021
Paintings have fancy colors but we know that the real talent lies in capturing the world in black and white. Way to go.
chanda95 and Susan Mulno like this.
just is offline  
 
post #4 of Old 09-05-2015, 09:02 PM
Senior Member
 
TerryCurley's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2015
Location: Arkansas
Posts: 3,691
Most painters today don't get down to the nitty gritty details of the picture. It's more of an impression of a scene. I'm including myself in that category. Most of the pictures I do can be done in a day and pretty much anybody can do it with just a little practice. What you do is a rare skill. Very detailed and expressive portraying life as it really is. The one painter that comes to mind that compares to your work would be Norman Rockwell. He captured the scene and the details and the character of the people.

Big congratulations on your wins Chanda.



chanda95 and Susan Mulno like this.
TerryCurley is offline  
post #5 of Old 09-05-2015, 09:38 PM
Senior Member
 
leighann's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2015
Location: Arkansas
Posts: 1,045

That is so awesome @chanda95 !!
chanda95 likes this.

Leigh Ann :


...I just like to draw stuff

INSTAGRAM: @leighann_art
Facebook Www.facebook.com/leighannart1
leighann is offline  
post #6 of Old 09-06-2015, 06:51 AM
Senior Member
 
SuddenLife's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2015
Location: Utrecht, the Netherlands
Posts: 333
Nice going! Love the drawing, too
chanda95 likes this.

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ingevanriezenart
Twitter: https://twitter.com/Virtuxa
Blog:https://ingevr.tumblr.com/
ArtStation: https://www.artstation.com/artist/ingevr
Instagram:
[ur]https://www.instagram.com/ingevanriezen_art/[/url]
SuddenLife is offline  
post #7 of Old 09-06-2015, 09:08 AM Thread Starter
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 1,712
Thank you all! I am still in the "wow, that's cool" phase of it all. I haven't even gone to see it. My kid and I spent the day hiking yesterday so we didn't go to the fair. I found out from my sister who kept telling me I needed to check my facebook (because that is where she posted the updates). I told her I couldn't because I was eating lunch and couldn't access it (I have a dumb phone). She finally broke down and told me.

I appreciate your kind words. You guys are an amazing support!



chanda95 is offline  
post #8 of Old 09-06-2015, 03:34 PM
Administrator
 
Cricket's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2015
Location: Texas
Posts: 536
Very cool! Congratulations!
chanda95 likes this.

"No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted." Aesop
Cricket is offline  
post #9 of Old 09-06-2015, 07:22 PM
Senior Member
 
FanKi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: Argentina
Posts: 879
FELICIDADES!

You are great! ^^
chanda95 likes this.


<Ayekan lanpu!>
<Smiling until death!>
<Sonriendo hasta la muerte!>
FanKi is offline  
post #10 of Old 09-08-2015, 12:33 AM
Senior Member
 
Susan Mulno's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: In my motor home, full time for 12 years now.
Posts: 1,877
That is fantastic!!! Way to go!!!!
chanda95 likes this.

Grateful to Jesus for everything!

https://m.facebook.com/Susan-Mulnos-Artistic-Side-
Susan Mulno is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Artist Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome