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Experimenting Day! Two Horse Studies: Day 18 #stradaeasel January Challenge

Experimenting With Paper and Paint. Greetings! Strada Easel challenge day 18 studies are about experimenting.  For my first piece, I decided to try Daniel Smith‘s “Moonglow”, a lovely blend of pigments that make a nice neutral grayish tint.  The experiment?  Getting a feel for how the blend of pigments handles. This first study was done […]

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Experimenting Day! Two Horse Studies: Day 18 #stradaeasel January Challenge

Experimenting With Paper and Paint. Greetings! Strada Easel challenge day 18 studies are about experimenting.  For my first piece, I decided to try Daniel Smith‘s “Moonglow”, a lovely blend of pigments that make a nice neutral grayish tint.  The experiment?  Getting a feel for how the blend of pigments handles. This first study was done […]

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Muddy Colors: Day 17 Tea Time-R*

Muddy Is Good.  Day 17, #stradaeasel Challenge. Greetings!  Today’s muddy color study is Day 17 of the #stradaeasel challenge.   I was pleased with the grays I used today and thought I’d share with you how I achieved these subtle colors. The Set Up. To begin with, today’s still life set up was gray.  What […]

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Day Four: Tea Bag With Lemon; Strada Easel January 31 Day Challenge

Add Lemon. Greetings!  Lemon and tea just go together like pepper and salt.  So, on day 4 of Strada Easel’s  challenge, I added a wedge to my tea bag still life.   I rarely have a fresh lemon in the refrigerator, but today I did.  So, it was inevitable that a wedge or slice would […]

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31 Day #StradaEasel Challenge; Draw Or Paint From Life (Day One)

Challenge Time. Hi!  I’m joining in the #StradaEasel January 31 Day Challenge!  The idea is to draw or paint from life every day then post the work to a personal facebook page.  Then, at the end of the month, those artists who have completed the challenge are entered in a drawing for a Strada easel. […]

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