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Tuesday, March 8, 2011

My First Rose Painting Class Project














I had sign-ups at the "Vintage Marketplace" and much to my surprise I sold out of the first date Saturday April 30th. So I will be setting another date June 25th after my show . With this rose design I will be able to work with you on light hitting shapes, some shadowing, mixing and muting color and you can go home with a pretty sign!

 A special thanks to all the wonderful vendors and people who came out to support our show, it was the best one yet!  XO, Christie

22 comments:

  1. I would have no doubt you would have filled up spaces fast and been a wonderful success. Congratulations, Char

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  2. I agree with Char, I never doubted of your sucess. Congrats !

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  3. That sign is so pretty! I wish I could attend. But then again, I have trouble drawing a stick figure so.... (*_*)

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  4. I would go if I could! Your students are lucky to have you for a teacher.

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  5. So, "much to your surprise"? Let's see, I don't believe I surprised whatsoever! Who would not want to take a rose painting class from the one and only YOU! Congrat's!!

    Take care, Sue

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  6. Hi Christie!

    Colleen, Carol, and I had a great time at the Vintage Marketplace this past weekend! It was just set up so nicely, and it was obvious all the vendors put a lot of effort and skill into making thoughtful presentations. We had a lot of fun and will certainly attend more of these events in future.

    Colleen and I are so excited to be taking your painting class! I'm not the best artist by any stretch of the imagination, but I don't care, I am just going to throw myself into it and enjoy the process! I just hope I don't embarrass myself too badly ... LOL!

    Thank you for hosting such a lovely Marketplace, and we look forward to seeing you soon for the painting class.

    Best,

    Kimberly

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  7. congratulations... wish i could be there..
    a rose for a rose!!

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  8. I think it is just fabulous that you are teaching others your gifted talent,i live in the United Kingdom otherwise i would be their in a heart beat,,
    Love to you Kristina xxx

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  9. I so much would love to be able to paint like you. The classes are to far away or I would be there begging to get in. So I would love to paint just a rose like you do..just one. So an instructional book or DVD would be wonderful. Sally

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  10. Sweet Christie,
    I loved being at your Cheateau De Fleurs event last weekend...what a BEATIFUL day it was! I so enjoyed getting to know some of your vendors, such lovely friends & am looking forward to coming out for your next event. Het any excuse to come back to the rolling hills of Fallbrook! ;)
    Thanks for being such a fabulous hostess..
    hugs,
    Susie

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  11. Dear Christie, I don´t know why I have lost your blog for so long, I´m really in love with everything I have seen here and also would be my big pleasure to go to your Vintage Marketplace Events, what a great place to get inspiration and come back home with lots of beautiful things.
    Your home is such a beautiful one!!!
    cariños

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  12. Hi Christie: I would love to sign up for your next painting class. I hope the date works for me. Your work is beautiful and everything you do is inspiring. You are so gifted. Thanks for sharing your talent.

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  13. Grand bonjour de France Christie!!
    It's a really charming sign !!
    I would love to join your future students and return home with this piece of poetry

    ✿◕ ‿ ◕✿

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  14. I've nominated you with the "Stylish Blog
    Award". Drop by my blog to take a look.
    www.crusiinoversixty.com

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  15. Congrats! I adore your work!
    Hugs,
    Olivia

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  16. hi christie, i am such an admirer of your work and talent! i would love to attend the june 25th class. how can i get more info on how to sign up? if i can make it i will be traveling from fresno,ca. so i need to start saving up and making arrangements asap. thank-you! sincerely, deanna

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  17. I too am a big admirer of your talent, as painting is my passion. I would absolutely love to attend your painting class tho not sure if it's possible. Would you ever consider making a class tutorial on a DVD for those of us who live so far away? If so, that would be fantastic!!!

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  18. Ola suas pintura em rosas sao linda , adoro rosas , bjo

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  19. saw again your beautiful pages
    My Compliments
    the french say "chapeaux"
    greetings from switzerland
    PS: i paint also Roses

    Stephanie

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  20. Ooooh I just noticed from your profile,I'm not too far from you.Nice.

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