Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Orange and blue

Watercolor on paper
15 x 11 in.

18 comments:

  1. Brilliant. Orange and blue again. :)

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  2. Isn't it amazing that when the values are right it doesn't really matter what colors you are using? I love the glint in his eye :)

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  3. Dear Ramesh,
    Lovely work1 Colors and light are so impressive. Look forward to next!
    Kind regards, Sadami

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  4. Ramesh, this is exquisite. You are very talented.

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  5. Very intense image and well painted. I like the highlights against the blue, and the bits of white suggesting the hair in the light. Great painting!

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  6. the fierce look and yet a charming smile. Like the light and shadow on the face.. the wrinkles just add to the beauty

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  7. @Thomas,
    Thanks a million for your encouraging words!
    @Prabal,
    Thanks a lot! I have taken a liking to orange!May be I should paint your profile pic next :P
    @Meera,
    Thanks! Yes, values matter the most!
    @Sadami,
    Thank you very much for your kind words!
    @Liana,
    Thanks for the lovely comment!
    @Catherine,
    Thank you so much for appreciating! I'm so glad!
    @Sparrowhawk,
    Thanks for your wonderful comment :)

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  8. Very nice glow to this one; nice complimentary colors, too.

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  9. Thank you for sharing
    This fabulous work with us
    Good creations

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  10. What didn't they all say...they said it ALL and I totally agree with them. You do wonders with this limited palette. Great play of lights.

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  11. One of my favourite subjects - portraits! And you do them so well in watercolour! What wonderful characters and so perfectly portrayed Ramesh!

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  12. @Michelle,
    Thanks! Comment much appreciated.
    @Skizo,
    Thanks for taking the time to visit and placing your comment.
    @Kathy,
    Well...you said it! Thanks a million!
    @Liz,
    Thank you so much for your wonderful words!

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  13. The orange is really glowing..well done, Ramesh.A soulful portrait.

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  14. Outstanding work, Ramesh! This painting is so full of life.

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  15. your portraits a lovely - so much light & expression! glad i found your blog! thank you!

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  16. Arti,Fernando,Gwen and Dusty Pines, thank you so much!

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