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alternative painting, Art, Giveaways, oil painted bee character, oil painting, Paintings, steam punk bee, steampunk art, tyler larsen art, tyler larsen painting -

been painting lately... this little gal is a spin off another character out of my journal. I like her this far, she's not finished just yet...going to change her eyes up a bit with some stitches and shade in her ruffled collar and wings some more. Thought I'd share this stage... I have exciting news to share with you all tomorrow. Stay tuned because I'm going to need help from all of you- and there's going to be a giveaway to say thank you!

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acrylic painting, Carla Soneheim, i swim to save my soul original painting by tyler larsen, jesse reno, Michelle Allen, octopus painting, oil painting, Paintings, silly octopus painting, stella -

Help! wrapping up the finishing details on this painting for Miss Stella Vita (my lovely 10 yr. old step daughter) and I just can't figure out if she needs a nose or not??! It's not hard to tell whose inspired this whimsical style :) ehhehhummm...Michelle Allen. I took a sketch of a squid I did in Carla Soneheim's silly online workshop and morphed it into this little octopus, who actually has a whole lot of meaning for Stella and I packed into it, more on that in a minute... What do ya think? Nose? No Nose??? I used acrylic paints...

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Art, magnolia, Misc. Creations!, oil painting, Paintings -

In college art class I painted many oil paintings...But I left them all behind. I waited for the grade and then left them sitting right in the shelf slot...with a post it note on them that said..."free to good home". I was always so sick of my paintings after they were finished. Tired of looking at them I suppose. Oil frustrated me back then- probably because I sat in front of the painting for hours only moving the paint around over and over again- never giving it a chance to settle and dry a bit. Clouded by my perfectionist ways-...

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