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Squirrel in the Blossoms

Started by George Sapper in Constructive Critiques 6 hours ago. 0 Replies

I'm watching your latest video as I type this. It's very helpful, I hadn't thought of applying he rule of thirds to painting and even more helpful, putting the values in first. I think that will help me a lot. Thanks.Continue

Hello again

Started by John N Blank in Constructive Critiques. Last reply by Lynda Dinneen 5 hours ago. 2 Replies


My Spring Challenge Version

Started by Frank Cochran in Constructive Critiques. Last reply by Jamee Haas 11 hours ago. 2 Replies


A few paintings I have done

Started by Glendora Paxton in Constructive Critiques. Last reply by Linda Wooding 16 hours ago. 12 Replies

I haven't posted anything for awhile, so here are a few paintings I have done.  Please feel free to "help" me do better!  The first one is my one and only portrait.…Continue


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Mixed Media Prep Work

Posted by Wanda McDonald on May 24, 2015 at 10:24am 3 Comments

I wanted to share some of my prep work that I have prepared for my upcoming mixed media paintings.

This is my first attempt at making Acrylic Skins...it really is fun, now to hope they actually work. I can use them as is or cut them up and…


So, What is the Point Anyway?!

Posted by Karen Ilari on May 19, 2015 at 11:04am 7 Comments

A blog on composing your image to create a successful painting...…


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