Wednesday, February 8, 2012


original photo of the hawk used for challenge #8-submitted by me-Linda Gilbert

Renu Kristin Kvalfors

pencil 8B on aquarell paper, A3

Renu Kristin Kvalfors

2nd entry
same drawing just cut

painting by
Lilja Kristjansson ├ůsmul

Watercolor ang Guash, A3

Linda Gilbert
Acrylic on Canvas board
8 x 10

Linda Gilbert
"Out of Size---Evaluating the Prey"
8 x10 matted 11 x 14
Acrylic on canvas paper

Arthur Anderson
"Hawk Eye," 20 x 16" Acrylic on canvas. Because the photo was so perfect as a source material, that is what I was inspired by.

Challenge #8
28" x 24"
Deborah Gorga ~ Artwork
                                          CHALLENGE #8

We received several entries of this hawk. Both Renu and I did 2 paintings with different takes of the hawk. This hawk landed in my backyard in August right outside my bedroom window and gracefully posed for the photo. See facebook album onpage: Painting Challenge:!/media/set/?set=a.343713785647924.86407.331221790230457&type=1 for comments given of each picture. Click on each painting and observe the descriptive comments made.

 We at Painting Challenge are thrilled with so many entries and styles that we are seeing with our challenges from all over the world! 

the paintings are posted in the order that they were submitted.