Archive for August, 2016

You determine what type of paint to use. Oil paints are heavy texture, mineral spirits need thinning. Acrylic is usually less severe and is water-based, which means they can be diluted with ordinary tap water.

Crowded paint palette alone dollops of some burnt ocher, Square Canvas Prints. With the palette knife, scoop up a small amount of paint umber and a separate area placed on the palette. Slowly add white paint color from dark brown to mid brown brown create gradient. To add more warmth to brown, add a very small amount of red or yellow pigment.

In mid-brown base paint to the canvas with a brush. Retaining layer smooth, without any texture temporarily.

Continue to increase the layers of paint to create your brown in various shades of paint palette. Do not be too technical; wood is a natural material, is not perfect, nor are all the same color. When painting, use a long, vertical strokes to mimic different levels found in wood.

If you are using oil-based paint, or water, if you’re using an acrylic resin with a rag soaked in mineral oil.Panoramic Canvas Prints Remember, acrylic dry quickly; this must be in the paint is still wet to complete. Squeeze your hand very lightly drag rag down the vertical scanning canvas. This will pick up some of the paint and the surface of the leaves look texture.

Back in a very small brush and midtones, and dark shades of paint, to create vertical “grain” line. These lines should not be straight. You can use instead of a long line short, quick strokes texture lines.

Let painting nearly dry, if you are using oil-based paint. Repeat step 5 or more weather sheet, smear painting, rather than rubbing it. The acrylic resin was added a small drop of white paint to the glass of water. Paint whitewash optical layer, and rub with a cloth, to further resist film.