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Old 09-25-2007, 10:08 PM   #16
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I guess I'm not really into painted replicas of photographs. Why not offer something unique and preferably more creative? If I liked the picture, I'd buy a print of the picture.
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Doesn't do Bono justice

It looks more like NI dressed as Bono than Bono

So do you dress him up as Bono often Wild?
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Old 09-26-2007, 12:12 AM   #18
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Have to say the painting doesn't do much for me either

I agree with Liesje, rather see something creative. Like the wonderful Kelly Eddington Achtoons - September one is up now BTW and super-creative!!
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Old 09-26-2007, 04:57 AM   #19
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that painting is shit, I can do better than that and I'm only a Graphic Designer, not an acclaimed artist!!!
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Old 09-26-2007, 05:04 AM   #20
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David Nolan is selling another painting of Bono for € 3.400, here

what the hell is that????


I can draw better than that... and I'm no artist... if I like a picture I'll make a poster of it, I wouldn't even want this thing if they paid me to hang it on my wall!
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And if U2 EVER did Hawkmoon live....and the version from the Lovetown Tour, my uterus would leave my body and fling itself at Bono - for realz.
Don't worry baby, it's gonna be all right. Uncertainty can be a guiding light...
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The second one isn't quite so bad. It's a questionable choice of pose and profile, but I don't see a huge problem with it artistically. I just find art like this rather boring.

The first one looks like an average, but enthusiastic Year 10 student made it.
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Old 09-26-2007, 09:32 AM   #22
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Wow Lot of money.
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Old 09-26-2007, 01:24 PM   #23
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So do you dress him up as Bono often Wild?

Maybe
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Old 10-02-2007, 08:46 PM   #24
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Whoa, Whoa, Everybodys style of painting is different. Its not meant to look exactly like a photograph. But beauty is in the eye of the beholder.
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Old 10-02-2007, 09:43 PM   #25
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Well, this beholder thinks it looks very cartoonish!
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Old 10-03-2007, 08:19 PM   #26
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I didn't know it was such a monstrosity.

Not worth the $$ if you ask me.
Hi greet!!


i've got to agree with you, that painting is bad, yikes.

i don't know if to laugh at it or be scared of it.
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Old 10-06-2007, 12:41 PM   #27
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I found this one on ebay....much better

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