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Tuesday, 15 July 2014

Well Cocky!!

I was a bit sad about not being able to help Charlie and Lucy(the two oldies I wanted to adopt), but the universe had other plans....
Meet Roo :D
She is an old lady of 12, but someone forgot to tell her and she thinks she is about 5 lol. A huge fluffy bundle of energy who is really helping me get out more. A little unsure about giving affection, but a fast learner so we are getting along fine.
Now back to some art...
I thought I was going to be at a loose end when Soul Food classes finished, but I have this large/thin pallet I wanted to paint on.
 I decide it would be the perfect project to try out all the new techniques I have learnt. I gave it a quick coat of black gesso...
 followed by many different layers of numminess...
 before picking out this cheeky chicken for my kitchen wall....
but I didn't like it!
Well that's what white gesso is for right?
 And then this cocky chap showed up :D
 Still many layers to go, but feeling much happier with him :D
(but not as pleased as he is with himself lol)

As to who Harriet will be going to live with, Hortense chose...
WITCY J
Thank you everyone for your lovely comments about my dolls <3 p="">
Enjoy XXX

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13 comments:

  1. Oh Gina - I think he is very 'spiffy' and has great attitude! LOVE. Roo looks like I just want to hug - great choice. I'm sure he will be a wonderful friend. Enjoy each other. hugs, Donna

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  2. I like the colors you went with for your painting.

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  3. Safe Journey Harriot! Congrats, WITCHY J..
    Love your Cocky Cock of the Walk! painting! Well done
    Cheeky Artest! xoDebi

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  4. Aww... Roo is ADORABlE!!! And your artwork is beautiful!!!

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  5. She is adorable! I love Border Collies, they are so sweet, I would like a rescued one in the future!

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  6. Wow that looks fabulous! And love the new addition to your family!

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  7. Roo is gorgeous, and I love your painitng :)

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  8. Your Cocky Cook looks fantastic, great colors.

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  9. I love Roo ;o) She is so cute ;o) I will play with her ;o)
    Your art is so cool Gina! I love the way you see and create ;o) Your cocky chap is adorable ;o)
    Congrats to the lucky winner ;o)
    Hugs ;o)

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  10. Roo has the cutest face. I bet she already owns the house.

    Love the cheeky cock, um... I mean, the cocky chap. And the word "numminess" is delicious. ♥

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    1. Oh, and I LOVE the new layout and background. Green suits you!

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  11. Congratulations on the new addition!
    If she wants to be a cougar, (older woman type) I have 10 year old Kanga who'd love to come play.
    Love your pallet art. Thanks for sharing the process with us. I enjoy seeing the progression.

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