Friday, September 4, 2009

Good Enough to Eat

6"x6" oil on panel
This is my contribution to Karin Jurick's latest challenge on her Different Strokes From Different Folks blog. It sure was fun painting it.
SOLD

56 comments:

adebanji said...

Great painting, love the colours and composition!

Kathleen Coy said...

I love it!!! And it makes me really want a cupcake right now! :-)

Gwen Bell said...

Great painting and love the crop. That icing is giving me a Sugar Craving!

Paintings by Irit Bourla said...

This treat make me smile.
It is a great painting, Edward.

L.Holm said...

phenomenal, Edward! scrumptious :-)

Debbie said...

I love your composition! So creative, and the colors are lovely. As I looked through all the cupcake entries, I guessed this one was yours before I saw your name.

Barbara Pask said...

Excellent cupcake painting, my favorite on Karin's site.

c.gillespie said...

Lovely job, Edward.

Catherine

Angela Elledge said...

Absolutely wonderful, great crop and believably thick icing!!

dominique eichi said...

So nice . Love the crop

Kerri Settle said...

Awesome, love the crop you choose and everything about it.

Megha Chhatbar said...

Superb painting...Very Neat and clean cropping..Superb colors and excellent light.

Water based Color Pencil: Pomegranates

FCP said...

Love the composition, Edward! Very nice painting,
faye

Rosemary said...

Wow Edward! Love the square format and the crop/composition not to mention the delicious cupcake and shadows! Yummy!

Maggie Mayer said...

very simply stated and beautiful Edward. Great job!!!

Dean H. said...

Very nice, Edward! I agree with the title! Love the tight shot that you chose to paint.

Claire said...

Love your composition - this spells trouble for any sugar addict... :) Beautifully painted!

Diana Marshall said...

wow this is just perfect, what can I say!

Camille LaRue Olsen said...

Every time I look at your painting I ask myself how long I can wait before I have to go buy myself a cupcake... It looks sooooo mouthwateringly GOOD! Amazing feat you pulled off there!

dacoop said...

Great job on this Edward. I love the color and the crop...simply delicious!

Anne Marie Propst said...

Perfectly wonderful as many have said.

Cathyann said...

yes, it is!!! fun painting! Wonderful, delicious composotion and color, Edward.

Vern Schwarz said...

Love the job you did on this Ed.

Teresa said...

Delicious Edward! Love the way you cropped it!

Tracie Brown said...

awesome as always!!

Mary said...

This piece is deceptively simple looking and fascinating with its wonderful colors and eye-catching crop. Congratulations on your well-deserved awards--the paintings are amazing, as is the captivating portrayal of the woman glancing at paintings in a museum. Visiting your blog is always a treat, Edward.

Kim VanDerHoek said...

Hi Edward,


So far your cupcake is my favorite on the DSFDF blog. Love the composition and the beautiful execution! That icing is calling to me.....

r garriott said...

BRAVO!!!! Looks good enough to eat (in a museum)!

ego2005 said...

Congratulations! You got the tasty effect!

siete said...

Edward....I would like to eat it...¡Now! Fantastic composition and perfect colours...

Big hug.

Enrique.

Bill Gavin said...

Really like this painting.

Sheila said...

Being the 32nd comment must mean something right Ed? I love love love your cupcake. It's inspired me to get back to the canvas!

Nancy Medina said...

Edward, bravo! My two favorite things all in one, good art and something delicious with extra icing on top.

Carrie Griesemer said...

Really nice! Keeping the background darker than the frosting really gives it some nice depth.

Carol Horzempa said...

I love how you handled the shadows in the frosting and your cropping makes a nice composition. Great job, Edward!

Deborah Ross said...

Nice! I love the way you zoomed in on one only.

Lauren Maurer said...

I love love love this painting, Edward! Very crisp and yummy!

maria said...

Edward,
I like the dimention and depth you achieved. Especially on the little sprinkle dots!

Pam Holnback said...

Really great job w/ the depth in the frosting swirls and soft edges in the shadow.

Vicente Herrero said...

Edward, since this cupcake is that it is possible to eat.
For the quantity of commentaries, it has been a success.
Very good.

rob ijbema said...

aaaaah,just what i want,
this is a treat edward
thank you very much!

Edward Burton said...

Thank you to everyone for your comments, they are very much appreciated.

Pat Koscienski said...

I love the composition. Using the shadow like that really put emphasis on that cupcake.

Amanda Carder said...

Fantastic, so well done! Why does it not surprise me yours and Vern's are my favorite!!!

Maggie Mayer said...

Wow!

Ann Rogers said...

Edward, I always love your entries...sure want to pick one of those sprinkles right off the canvas!

James Parker said...

This was a popular theme for DSFDF with some excellent submissions, but yours, Ed, made me gain about 2 pounds..Excellent, my friend.

Michelle said...

Hi Edward, Love the up-close view...the way a cupcake should be seen!

Kelley Carey MacDonald said...

I've seen the competition, and this is the BEST one! Great job, Edward. Are you finding this Daily Painting, and Challenge exercises to be bringing your art forward? I am. I've always loved your work, though!

Mary Sheehan Winn said...

Totally cool!

Becky Drees said...

Love the color you used for the icing shadows!

Arti said...

I am quite late in saying this, but I agree with waht everybody has to say here...Great job!You have given it a new perspective.

Jennifer said...

This is my favorite in the challenge! So YUMMY!

Mitzi Easley said...

Well done! Definitely one of the very best... the crop, the colors, the shadow. Good job Edward! M

Sandra Galda said...

This is terrific! Love it!

Diane Hoeptner (hep-ner) said...

Tasty!