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Above Chicago by blindedangel Above Chicago by blindedangel
Another view of Chicago.
I had a hard time calling this "finished", I might still peck at this.

Acrylic on 48x36" canvas.
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MrClark86 Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2007
This is great work, nice deep angle to pull the viewer in. The only thing that really stands out as "not complete" is the lack of shadows and direction of light. Not sure if you are going to address this. Either way, great work.
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jimgun Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2006  Professional General Artist
This is cool. It's so hard to get a good birds eye composition down. You did a really nice job with it.
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benbarkn Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2005
So wonderfully done, and great concept too!
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funkay Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2005
This is acrylic? You're outstanding!
And I mean it, OUT STANDING. I capitalize it like that because I've -never- seen someone handle paint like you do - and you stand out!

It's so out of the norm to see that much detail in such a normal setting. Living in Chicago, its natural beauty is not something that I take enough time to appreciate. You bring out the art in such simple things..like the smooth curve of the street lights and the faded paint on the asphalt. You really rock for that!
Star-quality work, I wouldn't be surprised if you make it really big someday.

-Kay!
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Anurizm Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2004
:OMG: that scene looks really familiar. I went to chicago march of this year for the first time to apply for school at american academy of art. that building to the left wouldn't happen to be a Utrecht art store would it? because that scene looks like south michigan avenue.

very nice work btw :nod:
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sakhmet Featured By Owner Dec 7, 2004
the perspective in this piece is quite interesting, as is a nice but not overwhelming amount of detail. a very appealing painting overall.
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blindedangel Featured By Owner Dec 13, 2004  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you!
I paint a lot of street scenes, it was nice to find a new angle...
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blindedangel Featured By Owner Dec 13, 2004  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you!
I paint a lot of street scenes, it was nice to find a new angel...
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mypengo Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2004
amazing
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blindedangel Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2004  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you!
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