Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Ready For The Close Up, 7x5 Inch Oil Painting by Kelley MacDonald

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This is where the jelly girls are ready for their close up! I love painting the drippy jelly - with all the layers of juiciness.  All the levels of highlights.  Did I tell you that in my last set up, my cat and dog got together and knocked over and ate my donuts?  Not only people like donuts!  Another thing I like about painting donuts, particularly jelly donuts, is that they are all different.  A puff of dough may come out very rounded, or get squashed, and the jelly sometimes spurts, and sometimes drools out.

Annnnd…. I will warn you… you might not like my unfortunate selfie.  It was a fabulous afternoon with friends at the Boston Museum of Fine Art.  We could have thought more about where we were standing….




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6 comments:

  1. Rockin the jellies Kelley!
    And of course the selfie is hysterical.....

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  2. Love the donuts AND love the selfie. Love your last line too. Didn't notice it until you said that! My attention were on you three! LOL

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  3. your donuts are my favorite! they are chock full of jelly and character!!! wonderful! and i love your selfie. looks like you had a great time my friend!

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  4. Hi Kelley, Your work is inspiring! Good enough to eat! I laughed at your comment about the dog and cat eating the doughnuts. Reminded me of a visit to the vet with our plump dog. My husband told the vet, "She likes to sneak food off the table." The plump vet sighed and replied, "Don't we all!"

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  5. Outstanding!!
    Congrats on the sale, too!

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