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Old 02-09-2004, 10:40 AM   #1
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Oil Sketch on Watercolor Paper




All of this talk recently about paper has infected me as well. Below is a demonstration of an oil sketch of my daughter Eva at 4
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Old 02-09-2004, 11:38 AM   #2
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Working from a reference photo, the drawing is blocked in using burnt umber and developed until the contrast is dark and strong.
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If I were painting a more formal portrait I
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Building up the dry underdrawing in white is the most difficult and time consuming stage of the portrait. In this case, I
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If I were a teacher I
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Rembrandt used very thick lead-based white paint ground to his specifications at the local molenaar (miller). I
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Looking carefully at my daughter from life, (it
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