This is a blog about painting: specifically, representational fine art, generally, using oil paint. I think a lot about what I'm doing, and those thoughts about subject matter, technique, influences, frustrations and delights all show up here. It's all about the journey.
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
This Looks a Little More The Way I Want It To
I constantly struggle with skin tones. My latest effort to get this little painting to work involved using Venetian Red and Alizarin Crimson with Van Dyke Brown, Ultramarine Blue, and Yellow Ochre Pale. But I'm pleased; it looks much, much better, not so washed out.