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codjh9 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-11-08 12:35 PM
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37. Hell, I could do better than that! (Seriously)
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  -New First Lady Michelle Obama's first portrait sabra  Nov-11-08 10:38 AM   #0 
  - Why did the artist  busymom   Nov-11-08 10:40 AM   #1 
  - The artist always does that... it's her style...  RollWithIt   Nov-11-08 10:47 AM   #7 
  - She doesn't ALWAYS do that.  LittleClarkie   Nov-11-08 01:10 PM   #48 
  - I don't see angry. I see contemplation and resolve....  nomaco-10   Nov-11-08 12:42 PM   #42 
  - It's horrible....  Hepburn   Nov-11-08 10:41 AM   #2 
  - Peyton is big-time in the Art World  maxsolomon   Nov-11-08 10:45 AM   #3 
  - it's not particularly good by peyton standards...  Essene   Nov-11-08 11:05 AM   #13 
     - My assessment too.  surrealAmerican   Nov-11-08 01:49 PM   #52 
  - I agree.  Window   Nov-11-08 11:33 AM   #23 
  - I love it. She does not look harsh and angry - .  sammytko   Nov-11-08 10:45 AM   #4 
  - Working from a single photograph is never a good idea  Merlot   Nov-11-08 10:45 AM   #5 
  - i like it  marimour   Nov-11-08 10:45 AM   #6 
  - It gets a thumbs down from me.  azmouse   Nov-11-08 10:49 AM   #8 
  - The 'angry faces' were from THIS ORIGINAL...  kirby   Nov-11-08 10:50 AM   #9 
  - To me, this photo is just beautiful and infinitely more inspiring.  tcdq   Nov-11-08 11:05 AM   #14 
  - She looks thoughtful in the photo, angry in the portrait and they didn't capture the Sasha well  blondeatlast   Nov-11-08 11:11 AM   #18 
  - The photo is much better than the painting  kwassa   Nov-11-08 11:23 AM   #19 
  - Personally, the artist ruined Sasha's look...  kirby   Nov-11-08 11:29 AM   #20 
  - well, it is better than that horrible "bust" of Michelle  kwassa   Nov-11-08 12:03 PM   #28 
  - Oh yeah, that guy...  kirby   Nov-11-08 12:34 PM   #36 
  - Breasts Aside, I Preferred The Bust  Crisco   Nov-11-08 12:37 PM   #39 
  - I agree  dana_b   Nov-11-08 12:57 PM   #46 
  - I agree.  surrealAmerican   Nov-11-08 01:52 PM   #54 
  - In which neither look angry. nt  Occam Bandage   Nov-11-08 01:35 PM   #50 
  - I appreciate the art itself  oldtime dfl_er   Nov-11-08 10:51 AM   #10 
  - She is not bored - just waiting to exhale - her mom had the same look  sammytko   Nov-11-08 11:04 AM   #12 
  - Can't stand this artist's work.  tcdq   Nov-11-08 11:02 AM   #11 
  - I appreciate that they tried for something different.  MPK   Nov-11-08 11:06 AM   #15 
  - it's pop illustration...  Essene   Nov-11-08 11:08 AM   #16 
     - I'm looking on google at more of her work.  MPK   Nov-11-08 11:33 AM   #21 
  - Sorry but thats fucking horrible. Michelle is a beautiful woman  BrentTaylor   Nov-11-08 11:09 AM   #17 
  - I am not exactly a fan of this painting.  Occam Bandage   Nov-11-08 11:33 AM   #22 
  - Eww.... nt  Phoonzang   Nov-11-08 11:34 AM   #24 
  - Not a fan  mr1956   Nov-11-08 11:50 AM   #25 
  - I agree. I wouldn't pay $5.00 for that piece of work  fed_up_mother   Nov-11-08 12:05 PM   #29 
  - hmmm...  mindfulNJ   Nov-11-08 11:57 AM   #26 
  - That portrait of her and Barack dancing was WAY better - NT  happychatter   Nov-11-08 11:58 AM   #27 
  - I see it as a modern Black Madonna with Child - beautiful!  sammytko   Nov-11-08 12:06 PM   #30 
  - The technique is good. I like the brushstrokes and the use of colors but  lunatica   Nov-11-08 12:14 PM   #31 
  - Really bad n/t  Uzybone   Nov-11-08 12:15 PM   #32 
  - i think it sucks.  psychmommy   Nov-11-08 12:26 PM   #33 
  - You know...  AyanEva   Nov-11-08 12:32 PM   #34 
  - I'm unimpressed.  No Surrender   Nov-11-08 12:34 PM   #35 
  - Hell, I could do better than that! (Seriously)  codjh9   Nov-11-08 12:35 PM   #37 
  - She looks tired and Sasha looks unhappy. Would a smile hurt?  ChimpersMcSmirkers   Nov-11-08 12:37 PM   #38 
  - She also painted John Kerry  LittleClarkie   Nov-11-08 12:39 PM   #40 
  - Where did it go?  MPK   Nov-11-08 12:42 PM   #41 
     - It was part of an exhibit called "Electoral Collage" in 2004  LittleClarkie   Nov-11-08 12:47 PM   #44 
        - I'm not seeing your sig pic right now. Odd.  MPK   Nov-11-08 12:57 PM   #45 
           - Try refreshing while holding down the shift key  LittleClarkie   Nov-11-08 01:00 PM   #47 
              - There for me, too.  Occam Bandage   Nov-11-08 01:34 PM   #49 
  - Admirable Brush Technique  Crisco   Nov-11-08 12:43 PM   #43 
  - I don't like it.  madaboutharry   Nov-11-08 01:39 PM   #51 
  - My personal take is that  thebighart   Nov-11-08 01:51 PM   #53 
 

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