Sunday, January 26, 2014
Fixing Her Shoe II - original oil pastel figurative painting
Judson's Guerilla Carton paper, but I just felt that it didn't take my Sennelier oil pastels as well as I would like. I mean, they looked really, really good, but they seemed too gooey for too long. There were recommendations to gesso the carton, but I love the color and how it reacts with the drawing. Sooo - I covered the carton with clear gesso. The result? Perfect! Absolutely perfect! There is more tooth while retaining all its good qualities - an absolute dream to work with! This piece is about 11 x 8". Thanks so much for stopping by!
Here's another one that's not quite finished, although a lot closer to the finish that the one on my Daily Painter blog . I...