Dec 4, 2010

A SANTA I PAINTED

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I started tole painting when I turned 40. I am self taught and just follow the instructions given for each piece. I could never draw something like this but for some reason I can follow the instructions and paint it. This is one of my favorites. It is on a wooden oval about 13 inches tall.

13 comments:

  1. Lori that is absolutely stunning! I should know that you would be creative like that though just from reading your blog!! :-

    Merry Christmas!

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  2. Looks great Lori! I do very little painting, so I appreciate it when I see it:@)

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  3. This is beautiful!!! I love it that you are self taught....

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  4. Hi Lori,
    Your Santa is truly great, I love all the detailing on his suit and the toys in his sack.
    Maggie

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  5. Whoa! What a talent you have! I am a huge fan of Santas of all shapes and sizes; I'll be posting some on my blog in the next week or two. You captured the best of Santa in your painting!!

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  6. I love it! Very classic Santa! You've got talent lady!

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  7. Wow! So by following the instructions....what do you mean? Is there an outline of the drawing or is it all free hand?

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