Students Success Stories – Cherry Painting
Below is a gallery of students that have been inspired by the Cherry Still Life Tutorial.
Some of the paintings are students very first ever, so a real achievement!
Phil Rennie – Nice painterly brushstrokes on the cherry
Simon Lovell – Great shape and colour on the cherry
Rachel Wirt – Lovely transition from the bright reds to the darker shadow tones
Ella – nice form shadow on the shape of the cherry
Rob – Good colour balance betwen the green glazes and reds
Karri Robison – Lovely drawing and colour mixing
Nico Roets – Fabulous painterly surface and sheen to the cherry, great work Nico!
Kristin Gilchrist – Great balance between the pink glazes and deep red of the cherry
Jennifer Perez – lovely colours in the shadows
Veronica Colvin – Fabulous blending on the cherry surface.
Marlene Leto – Marlene had been watching tutorials for years but took the leap with her lovely cherry painting, in her own words “It’s not hard to do once you dare start” she also had a painting buddy in her daughter Nola (see below)
Nola Leto – Nola is just 7! and has created this fabulous impressionistic cherry, brilliant work Nola
Shreya Sanyai – delicate handling of the stalks shadow and brilliant red hue.
Ben Owen – Ben’s first ever painting! brilliant observation of the cast shadows
Jinitya Basarah – Picked up the brushes after 20 year break! great painterly style.
Freida Marie Stewart – Brilliant subtle rendering on the cherry body, it really gleams!
Alica Sahu – Lovely pink glazes on the underside of the cherry.
Aimée Jeanne Bourgon – lovely transition into the shadow tones of the cherry
Sarmed Mirza – great painterly texture on the cherry
Sid Pasumarthy – First ever canvas painting with acrylics! Delicate handling of the stalk and cast shadow
Brad Vomocil – This was Brad’s first ever painting! Brilliant brushmarks on the cherry
Ali Campbell – Ali’s first ever painting! what a fabulous result!
Rebbeca Potter – Great subtle handling of the shadows
Jim Precious – This was Jim’s first ever painting! nice blending on the cherry.
Kim B – Great painterly style
Oga B – Brilliant mix of the pinks & red, lovely colours in the cast shadow!
Ghadeer Assiri – In Ghandeer’s own words “This is literally my first painting I bought my Acrylic Painting set two days ago!”
Melanie Park – First painting since Kindergarten! whoo hoo
File this painting under ‘no excuses’ – Lois is 95! fantastic work!
Rhonda Wilson (first painting ever! fab work!)
Lorraine Larson (this was Lorraine’s second ever painting! whoo hoo)
Shahana (first Acrylic painting!)
Sophia Yi Qing
Martha Roberts (first painting since high school!)
Dr Connie Hurley
Grace Lee (first attempt at painting with acrylics! whoo hoo)
Eileen van der Merwe
Kim Norman (with a little encouragement from Ashleigh Norman!)
Sandi – An Artistic Bent
Maria T. Meade, www.drawingandpaintingwithmaria.blogspot.com
If you’ve been inspired and want to share your cherry painting then drop me an email and let me know.