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Preparing Pigments 2

After pigments have been ground to a paste with water they are stored in air tight containers

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Drawing Eccleshall, Staffordshire

Some months ago, I began drawing out the bones of Stone Road, in Eccleshall, Staffordshire. This is an architectural gem of a market town, packed full of Georgian and Victorian buildings. 208 more words

Last painting of this serial

Some of my previous posts and this post are on the facts of life exposed on me during the voyage of my soul. These are the serial of eight paintings out of six are explained well in my previous posts. 106 more words


Abstract Impressionism - Portrait

These two paintings are the portrait of a woman with its emotions and complexities. These are in abstract impressionism. Impressions are explained through textures and colors. 11 more words


Gilders' Punch Tools

Over ten years ago, I attended a series of workshops run by Patricia Lovett on gilding and traditional egg tempera painting skills. Patricia is enthusiastic, highly skilled and a natural teacher and part of our learning was to paint our own illuminations based on good quality examples of manuscripts. 496 more words

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