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Paph niveum and painting

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    Default Paph niveum and painting

    First blooming on this Paph niveum x sib (‘Full Moon’ x ‘Jumbo Snow Ball’).

    I had to try out painting too. I haven't painted for years and this is my first time using canvas. I think the writing on the bottom is a bit too large; it's hard writing with a paintbrush.

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    Well done,lovely

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    That's pretty cool Fren. Good job.

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    Nice representation, Fren. Very talented.

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    Hey, Bravo Fren!

    Cheers,
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    Excellent, keep up the good work!

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    I think it's beautiful, Fren (the orchid and the painting). Good job!

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    Don't they say that "Immitation is the Greatest form of Flattery"?!! Rock On !, J

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    Way to go Fren! I love the way you captured how the blooms glow against a dark background, and how you captured their delicacy. The highlights on the leaves and roots are very nice as well. I love the orchid, of course, but your painting is especially nice and we expect to see more!

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    Your painting is really lovely -- so is the actual paph too.

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