Bosc Pears

Uploaded: February 13, 2008 10:59:06


Having fun with Corel Painter.


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Nicely done. Great effect and lighting.

I have been thinking about getting Corel Painter Essentionals 4. Is this what you have? #854171

Debra K. Thomas February 13, 2008

wonderful image! #5490395

Melissa McCabe February 13, 2008

Classic!! Wonderfully done, well-lit, nice comp, great effects : ) -mm #5490406

Marisol Pastor February 13, 2008

This is a beautiful still life. The effects are fabulous ... similar to the patina of old oil paintings. #5490407

Tiia Vissak February 13, 2008

great tones & composition! #5490500

Joan Kocak February 13, 2008

a favorite for me, excellent Debra~ #5490505

Debra R. Harder February 13, 2008

Thanks everyone! Vicki...I used Corel Painter X. I'm currently taking a class with Jim Zuckerman and our first assignment was pastel painting. This is an example of that paricular assignment. It's a lot of fun! Deb #5490654

Debra R. Harder February 13, 2008

I meant to say "particular"...not paricular. I should really proof read what I type...ugh! Sorry...Deb #5490694

Patrick Rouzes February 13, 2008

Gotta love this, Debra!!! Exceptional work again, my friend!!! that must be an amazing course to put out quality work like this!!!WTG, my friend!!! Amazing talent you have!!! #5490767

Eva Pastor February 13, 2008

I think I've seen this still life in a an art museum! Great job! #5490779

Cyn Valentine February 13, 2008

Beautiful Debra..stunning work!! #5490867

Bill Knaps February 13, 2008

Great work Debra. Bill #5491400

Susan Fox February 14, 2008

Whatever you are doing, keep doing it. This is great Deb! It has a lovely classical feel to it. Great lighting, comp. and painted effects. #5496295

Renee Doyle February 14, 2008

Very very very nicely done Deb!!! #5496312

Jennifer L. Alder February 19, 2008

I love how ya "just play" !!!!
:) #5514587

Susan M. Campbell February 20, 2008

Great lighting and tones. Play came out nice. #5523650

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett February 26, 2008

Very nice still life, Deb ... nice light, shadows and painterly effects ... #5557235

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic March 22, 2008

Congratulations, Debra!!!
A fabulous finalist!!!
~♥~Lisa #5678818

Susan Fox March 22, 2008

Congratulations Deb!!!!! #5679624

Colette M. Metcalf March 22, 2008

Congratulations!!!! #5679853

Susan M. Campbell March 23, 2008

Congrats on getting finalist Debra...a terrific shot. #5682814

Alex T. Mizuno March 23, 2008

Congratulations Deb!! This is another masterpiece!! #5684847

Jessica Jenney March 24, 2008

Congratulations, Debra on your gorgeous finalist! #5687637

Cyn Valentine March 24, 2008

Congratulations Debra!! #5688028

Lois Adomite March 24, 2008

Beautiful, congratulations. Lois #5688629

Marina Moore March 24, 2008

Congratulations Debra!!!! Splendid image!!! :) #5689340

Tarun Bose March 24, 2008

Big congrats Debra for your excellent finalist. #5689530

Melissa McCabe March 24, 2008

Congrats on this finalist too!! : ) #5690090

Patrick Rouzes March 24, 2008

Congratulations on this incredible finalist,Debra!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!11 #5691125

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar March 24, 2008

wo-hoo!!excellent winner!!! congrats my friend!! #5691616

Susan Fox March 24, 2008

Way to go Deb!!!!!!!!! A big congrats on your win!!!!!! #5692028

Renee Doyle March 24, 2008

Glad to see this one again!!! Big congrats on this wonderful winner Deb - WTG!!! #5692031

Alex T. Mizuno March 24, 2008

Congratulations Deb! I knew this would win! #5692451

Cindy Bendush level-classic March 24, 2008

Congratulations on this GORGEOUS winner Deb!!! #5692593

Elida Gutierrez March 24, 2008


A Special Star
For all the Winners.

Evy Johansen level-classic March 24, 2008

Big congratulations on your wonderful win, Debra!! #5692971

Tiia Vissak March 25, 2008

congratulations on your winner! #5693205

Linda Blair March 25, 2008

Congratulations on your beautiful win!!!! ☺ #5694800

Debra R. Harder March 25, 2008

Thank you everyone for all your wonderful congratulations!! Can't express in words how much I appreciate them!! Thank you, thank you, thank you..... #5694975

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe March 25, 2008

Congrats Deb on your Outstanding Win!! Jeff #5695834

Tarun Bose March 25, 2008

Big congrats for your second prize winner, Debra. #5695882

Joan Kocak March 25, 2008

so beautiful Debra! these colors and light are amazing, CONGRATS to you! (How's Petey?) #5696556

Marisol Pastor March 25, 2008

Congratulations, this photo is certainly worth the prize. #5697306

Debra R. Harder March 25, 2008

Thank you, Jeff, Tarun, Joan and Marisol! Really appreciate all your congratulations! Deb #5697767

Debra R. Harder March 25, 2008

Oh...yes...I forgot, Joan. Petey is doing just great. He's taking a break from his exhausting Hollywood schedule. Thanks for asking! Deb #5698230

Lois Adomite March 25, 2008

Congratulations, beautiful. Lois #5698346

Rene M. Hales March 26, 2008

Congratulations, beautiful composition and tones.--Rene #5700934

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe March 26, 2008

Beautiful still life, Debra! Congratulations on your Winner! #5702996

Melissa McCabe March 26, 2008

Way to go Deb, congrats!! You totally earned this one, it's so classy : ) -mm #5703030

Jennifer L. Alder March 26, 2008

Deb-- you ROCK! LOVE this one... huge congrats on a well deserved winner my dear. I am VERY happy for you. :) #5703541

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict March 27, 2008

Congratulations Debra on your win.

Dominick #5705044

Debra R. Harder March 27, 2008

Thanks Lois, Rene, Mike, Melissa, Jen (hi Jen!!!) and Dominick for your congrats!!! Deb #5705703

Colette M. Metcalf March 27, 2008

Congratulations on your win, Debra!!!! #5706648

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