Oil Still Life painted on Arches 100% cotton, 300g fine paper. Very impressed with this paper: edges stayed intact when painting ground over them (unlike the Rowney product that picked up slight frays into the paint). No gesso required and worked very well without it. Picture measures 9 x 12 inches approx. Palette of Yellow Ochre, Alizarin Crimson, French Ultra Marine, Viridian and Lemon Yellow plus Titanium White used to mix previous colours for lighter tones.
About the Artist
I undertook Art History and Drawing at college. On leaving, my art was put on hold for many years as I worked for employers in unrelated streams. In the early 2000's I returned to art for my own pleasure. I started drawing animals for friends which grew into producing commissioned dog and horse…View full profile