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Drawing What You See
In this article I want to explore one of the all time and most important golden rules of freehand drawing, which is “draw what you see, not what you think you see or want to see”. It all comes back to your own perceptions of reality and gaining a dee
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Repeatability
The keyword for this issue is “repeatability”. The FreeOnlineDictionary gives as one of it’s explanations – “To do, experience, or produce again”. Have you ever had one of those moments when you have looked at your work and said, “I really like that
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Back To School And University
Get the feel, opacity and translucence of traditional oils minus the drying time, ‘hard to clean’ mess, and that smell … Genesis Heat Set Oils are an easy to use painting system. They are similar to traditional oils in feel and application, yet the p