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October 1st, 2007 #331
Flipnastywebby--thanks so much!
Idiot Apathy--thanks. painting's what's next.
bumskee--yes, see what you are missing! Here's some more.
ashrumm--thanks, I'm glad you think so.
MindCandyMan--thanks for stopping by, Jon. I'm really excited to start painting.
nethus--probably both. A lot of the original drawing lines still show and sometimes I add some if I think they work artistically.
Chromosome--thanks, I'm glad you like the values.
n1va--thanks! Yeah, perhaps so. I have some oil sketches. Does that count?
Stark--thanks so much. Your words make me feel like it was worth it.
Dr.Satan--thanks. I'm really glad you think it was handled well.
Yumiko--thanks so much for stopping by! I'm really glad it gave you such a smile and I hope to have more.
silvestri99--thanks. Yeah, I'm really enjoying it a lot.
seth1--thank you. I'm really glad you can see the improvement.
Jake Kobrin--hahaha, your comment made me laugh! thanks so much!
PhilHolland--thanks so much. I've been enjoying your photos and trying to learn more about photography myself.
Ok, so I've started painting. These first few pics are studies I did on tracing paper. Tracing paper is a great surface to practice on. It's cheap, the oil paint doesn't soak through, and it's a really nice, smooth surface.
These were 20 min to an hour each.
This is the final piece. I think I spent three sessions on this, a few hours each session.
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October 1st, 2007 #332
Great Portrait work keep sharing!
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October 1st, 2007 #333
Your portraits are lovely! It really makes me want to do more figure work again.
I also love your cornwell study, I actually copied the same image once!
Keep up the wonderful work, I'll be watching!Check out my super sexy sketchbook!
"no one, not even the rain, has such small hands"
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October 2nd, 2007 #339Ellingsworth Guest
YES! I have some amazing sheets of tracing paper but I had no idea what to use it for, now I can finally practice some oil painting. Great stuff, Emily. I see great things for you in the future, hell right now it's looking superb, I'll definitely be back for updates.
October 5th, 2007 #340
October 6th, 2007 #341
tracing paper, thats genius. Thankyou for sharing, those paints are juicy, enjoying your studies very much
edit: with the tracing paper, did you stretch it onto some sort of board or something? or is it just on a pad of tracing paper? - and did you prime them with gesso? thanks
Last edited by AlexC; October 10th, 2007 at 04:27 AM.
October 16th, 2007 #342
October 16th, 2007 #343
wow! those portraits look rock-solid!! Awesome job!!
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October 20th, 2007 #344
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lilschecky--really? That's awesome. I really like his style.
MindCandyMan--exactly right! Yeah, the tracing paper is great for quick studies.
Call0ps--oh, thank you!
Dabaers--thank so much.
Idiot Apathy--lol. Yeah, you should try it out.
Ellingsworth--thanks so much! you are too kind.
Teh Gosu--thank you!
AlexC--I didn't stretch the tracing paper, I just left it on the pad and ripped the sheets off when I was done with them. I didn't have to gesso it, the paint doesn't soak through.
MeTal-Mike--thanks so much.
dorian--sure thing! you're doing very nice work yourself.
patdzon--yeah, it's great for quick, easy studies.
Ok, so I did a painting of an apple.
This is my tracing paper study. You can see I was trying to work with broken color.
Here is the apple in progress. It's actually a different apple from the one in the study, so that's why the shape is different. I can't remember if this is after the 1st or 2nd session.
This is the finished piece. I did three sessions on this, with one more session where I re-worked the background.
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