For decades, I’ve lugged around a crate full of oil paints. Several tubes were even left over from my college art student days. I had long stopped working in oils, but I knew I’d return to them someday. As soon as the baby began sleeping for longer stretches at night, I knew I was readyContinue reading “An oily transition”
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Last night, I tested out some Stabilo Woody crayons. These are similar to colored pencils, but they’re thicker and water soluble, which permits one to work the colors further with a wet brush.
I know that some artists are loathe to let others into their studios as they want to maintain a process that is not unduly influenced by anyone else. But given that this blog gets zero traffic, I don’t feel that’s much of a danger! 😉 One of the challenges I’ve faced this year, as IContinue reading “Evolution”