A bit of Bob Ross

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Beautiful summit, lovely bold strokes

Good one Heidi

Nice one Heidi, the mountain is superb, just feel the clump of trees in the right foreground could have been a little darker to give ‘distance’ but that’s just me. I personally liked Bob Ross for what he achieved.

Thank you very much - it was a great challenge! I totally agree Michael. To be honest by the time I got to the foreground, I was losing patience!! Because I was painting along as he did it, the paint was so slippery and I just couldn't get any definition. The colours were sliding and mixing (only the 2nd time I've ever used oils and totally different way of working for me!) I would guess anyone working in oils would wait for each layer to dry and then add more colour!

Hang on Studio Wall
15/01/2021
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My take on a Bob Ross painting called Mountain Summit. I've only ever used oils once before - they're a medium I've avoided for a long time! I threw myself in at the deep end and did a 'paint-along' with Bob

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Heidi Clawson

After studying at art college and an honours degree in textiles, I freelanced for card and greeting card companies for a number of years, followed by a textile design studio job where I honed my colour mixing skills. Started my own business launched at Country Living Fairs (ran the business with my…

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