So after the first stage I filled the entire canvas with a thin layer of Burnt Umbra, waited for it to dry over the weekend and started up a new layer. This is called the “dead layer” and I used three colors to fill it in: Titanium white, Ivory black [...]Read More »
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Idris Elba Painting Stage TwoMay 21st, 2013
Idris Elba Painting First StageMay 17th, 2013
This is first stage of Idris Elba in detailed oil. I used burnt umber and a little bit of white to create the sketch. I will continue with those colors in next stage as well, I think. Now I will let the painting dry over the weekend and continue with [...]Read More »
Cavalier King Charles in OilMay 13th, 2013
I scanned the final painting of Coco to upload here in my blog today. I tried to edit the colors to match the original painting as good as I could. But since the original is changing colors depending on the light in the room, I’m never really happy with the [...]Read More »