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  • Re: Atelier Neo Medici-Renaissance Painting Techniques for Contemporary Artists

    ROUND MIDNIGHT by Gregory Pelizzari - Atelier Neo Medici
    Posted to Oil (Forum) by pelizzari on 8 Mar 2014
  • Re: How do you prep Minature canvas under 6"?

    Doug, I didn't realize on such a small surface I would need to do that. That's what I did wrong. Well Im going to process my paintings with their flaws and hope for the best that they will understand and let me return prepared for next year. I didn't have enough time to get ready for this...
    Posted to Oil (Forum) by ArtistBeverly on 11 Sep 2013
  • Atelier Neo Medici-Renaissance Painting Techniques for Contemporary Artists

    The name Medici is synonymous with Renaissance. The french word "atelier" means studio or workshop. Originating during the Renaissance and continuing through the 19th century, ateliers served as a place for master artists to create their own work and to teach a cadre of followers the "craft"...
    Posted to Oil (Forum) by pelizzari on 23 Jun 2013
  • Diferent Kind of Artist

    A friend showed me this artist's website, I think hes one of a kind. I rarely see paintings like this anymore. I thought itll be good to share it with you. Ive been reading his novel too, its there too(for free), and its good. I think I' m gonna buy one of his paintings, what do you guys think...
    Posted to Oil (Forum) by Blue Kite on 9 Apr 2013
  • Shadows

    Hello everyone. I am having trouble getting cast shadows such as from an overhaning limb,worked into my oil paintings. I wait for it to dry then attempt to place the shadows over top. Any technique help would be greatly appreciated. Thank You
    Posted to Oil (Forum) by roklimb62 on 30 Jan 2013
  • Mix skintone in night seen portrait

    Need help from you professional painter ... How to draw skin tone in dark ?I meant how dark background ..or night seen will affect the painting skintone ? Should I add some blue touch to the base mixture of the skins tone? How to make the skin look cooler in dark background? I will appreciate any comment...
    Posted to Oil (Forum) by shaimaa on 17 Nov 2012
  • White on the palette

    A really good tip that I just recently read about.. Make two piles of your white. One for dipping into for mixing your warm colors. And one for dipping into for your cool colors.. I just used this method and it is amazing . And at the end of my painting session, I make two mud piles, one cool one and...
    Posted to Oil (Forum) by eubie on 4 Aug 2011
  • Re: dappling needed

    Remember everything that you add on top of your painting as far as a glaze to coat a painting will make the value darker. That may not be what you want to do for the light. All light has yellow or red in it at varying degrees for the warmth of light. When you see dabs of light, like impressionist paintings...
    Posted to Oil (Forum) by beckyjoyartist on 25 Jul 2011
  • Re: One hour oil paintings on paper

    Thanks for the replies. Today Im investigating the use of GAC 100 as the foundation for either museum board or 300 lb watercolor [paper. A fellwo artist will join me in using miracle muck and bonding the pieces to masonite. Our idea is to paint the edges and back in black leaving a 1 inch strip. then...
    Posted to Oil (Forum) by gbradleync on 25 Jul 2011
  • My first triptych, how did I do? "Joy"

    The panel total size is 24" x 48" on cradled panels. using the flemish technique.
    Posted to Oil (Forum) by dmoosegang on 2 Jul 2011