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Looks good!

 

The only critique I have is the highlighting could've gone up a bit more with the green face especially. 

 

I'd have probably called it a "vignette" as opposed to "diorama" since it's a smaller snippet of a story/scene featuring one figure rather than a more elaborate scene of many figures which would constitute a diorama.

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Dang, upstaged by a merry-go-round reject :;):

 

Thanks Ub3r, I actually was afraid I had contrasted it to the point of not blending, and it's not the first time I've thought that only to be told "more."  It's something I am going to have to drill into my head the hard way I guess.  That's the part where being up close to the piece for an extended period of time makes it hard for me to judge.

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Dang, upstaged by a merry-go-round reject :;):

 

Thanks Ub3r, I actually was afraid I had contrasted it to the point of not blending, and it's not the first time I've thought that only to be told "more."  It's something I am going to have to drill into my head the hard way I guess.  That's the part where being up close to the piece for an extended period of time makes it hard for me to judge.

hah!

 

No problem, it's something I get drilled on EVERY time too, so when you think you've gone too high, go one or two notches HIGHER... and still you'll be told to go higher BWHAHAHAHAH!

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