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Unread post by Nico » Sun Oct 23, 2005 2:40 pm

I was wonder if there are more members making art like drawing, painting, sculpture, airbrush, woodcut or what ever :?: :?: :?:

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Unread post by bert » Sun Oct 23, 2005 4:33 pm

Yes Nico,

My So has done a few years of doing sculptures.
Our home filled with marble and other kind of stones
Among others we own a ellie and a owl.

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Unread post by Chameleon » Mon Oct 24, 2005 8:18 am

I am not a artist but my daughter is.
My avetar of the Chameleon is a computer drawing by her.
She is also starting to do some wildlife art.

I will try to get some on the web where you can see it.

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Unread post by Chameleon » Sat Oct 29, 2005 9:09 pm

Some of my daugther's wildlife art

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Unread post by Oumie » Wed Nov 09, 2005 9:18 pm

Oumie's first attempt painting the Big 5.

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Unread post by Cath » Thu Nov 10, 2005 1:56 am

Wow Oumie! I'm really impressed. I do fabric painting too, and I would never had thought to put all those different designs together - love the colours of the flag in the traditional tribal design, with the bushman painting effect and the zebra stripes all in between. I would have thought it would be too busy, but it works really well.

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Unread post by Oumie » Thu Nov 10, 2005 8:25 am

Thanks Cath,
I also thought that it was going to be too busy, but I trusted my teacher and carried on with the cloth. When the black border was put on then it all came together :D
On Saturday we are going to paint the Helmeted Guineafowls :)
Reservations made for Kruger 2017 8)
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Unread post by bert » Tue Dec 13, 2005 10:21 pm

Hi
I bit of Krugerart, sculptures, by my SO in our home

Ellie

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Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Wed Dec 14, 2005 12:02 am

:shock: :lol: :o
We have such talent here.
Bert, why did we just have to deal with you???
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Unread post by DuQues » Thu Dec 15, 2005 12:34 pm

Maybe time to advertise my mothers website.... :D
It is not only Kruger art, but a lot of it is inspired by their visits.
Have a look at her site.

Psst: CD is taken already. Clever Dog...
Not posting much here anymore, but the photo's you can follow here There is plenty there.

Feel free to use any of these additional letters to correct the spelling of words found in the above post: a-e-t-n-d-i-o-s-m-l-u-y-h-c

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Unread post by Jay » Sun Dec 18, 2005 6:34 pm

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these are a few of the paintings.
The first is a daisy painted in Hoopoe plumage, the 2nd a water lilly as an African Jacana, the 3rd a River Lilly as a NT and the last a Disa as a Rosyfaced Lovebird. (All are indigenous to RSA.)

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Unread post by lionesselsa » Fri Dec 23, 2005 9:23 pm

Do you know Karin Kruger (she is daughter Kobie Kruger, what have written "The wilderness family")? Karin have very nice pictures- http://www.karinkruger.com :clap:

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Unread post by wondercloak » Tue Jan 10, 2006 6:15 pm

Awesome stuff from everyone that's shown their work so far.

Nico, what do you predominantly work in - oils/acrylics?

I'm starting my first wildlife oil painting tonight (of a bataleur feeding on a civet - a pic I took in 2000) - I've done the basic sketching on the canvas and now very excited. The canvas is around 1m20 x 1m40.

I've generally just drawn (pen or pencil) before. I'm still finishing off a leopard that I started in 2001 :redface:

If anyone's interested i'll put some pics up on here. But otherwise, keep the passion showing through your work people & don't be afraid to share your progress here.

I'd be interested to hear of people's favourite spots in sanp's if you have any. Quick sketches of flowers/scenes etc in camps are always nice - very relaxing!
- Mopani 21 to 23 Dec
- Shimuwini 30 Dec to 1 Jan
- Punda Maria 2 Jan
- Limpopo Tented Camp 3 to 5 Jan
- Leokwe 6 to 7 Jan

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Unread post by Nico » Tue Jan 10, 2006 8:06 pm

Hi wondercloak, I work only in oil paint on canvas.
I like to see your work, so feel free to put some in this thread. :wink:
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Unread post by Oumie » Thu Jan 12, 2006 9:44 pm

Here is a cloth I painted for my coffee table :D
My own desighn :wink:
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