Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Cool article about the importance of underpainting

An underpainting is the way I begin every painting.  This is one of the first decisions I make.
In this painting the upper layers need the warmer colors in the underpainting.

Ancient Words, 20x20", oil and cold wax on panel, $1100.

" for those working in traditional, indirect techniques – such as a glazing –  the underpainting is central to everything that follows" Read more

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