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Oil painting, Acrylics, Pastel, Drawing, Pen and Ink. How I create a work a drawing or a painting, from beginning to end.

By |2019-02-26T19:11:45+00:00February 8th, 2018|Acrylic, Art Info, Drawing, Oil, Pastel, Pen and Ink, Pencil|

It start with a thought or an image, although these words seems too precise, an ephemeral vision often brought by an emotion that I wish to capture and further address. It lasts but a second and leaves no details just the fleeting remains of an image that simply wishes to be held. This conscious initial [...]

Pastels. What Pastels should I buy?

By |2019-02-26T19:11:45+00:00December 6th, 2017|Pastel|

Pastel (soft pastel) is a dry medium that has been in use since the Renaissance and became popular in the 18th century. Pastel is the most lightfast of all mediums. Painters like Quentin de La Tour, Whistler, Degas, Manet and Georgia O’Keefe produced many works in pastel that are as brilliant today as the day [...]