Artist's Back to Basics

Painting by Imagination

MATERIALS

• Artograph Projector

Canvas

• Pre-stretched canvas 1200 x 600

Brushes

• Mixture of flat and round brushes.

Paints

• Atelier, Winsor & Newton, Schmincke, Matisse.

Colours

• Ultramarine Blue
• Cerulean Blue
• Yellow Ochre
• Burnt Sienna
• Burnt Umber
• Forest Green
• Payne’s Grey
• Mars Black
• Titanium White

This piece began in my mind – inspired by the real scene I’ve so many times observed. I paint many of my scenes from imagination and in varying degrees use my photographs as extra reference for elements such as this island.

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