Lake Sunset

Lake Sunset

I think it's really good, whatever problems you ran into creating it

Thank you Alan. It is good to have a little consolation.

Looks better upside down!

I really like your painting Linda.Have you tried any papers with more of a tooth, I would suggest Art Spectrum Colourfix papers or Fisher400 which has more of a sandpaper surface.

Thank you for your tip Teresa. I've tried Ingres, but the tooth shows up too much. I will certainly try your suggestions. Perhaps the one I am using is meant for oil pastel.

Hang on Studio Wall

Another soft pastel on Pastelfix. Another struggle to get the pastel to stick! Not the effect I was after at all.

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Linda Wilson

Since retiring from a career in education and training management, I returned to art after a gap of 40 years. Now I travel was much as I can with my husband and take an enormous amount of photographs, some of which I use as reference photos. Meanwhile, I take a weekly course in portraiture and…

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