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Elements of painting with crayons

Dedication: To His Grace the Duke of Chandos. With vignette showing his coat of arms, engraved by Faden.

  • Author: Russell, John, 1745-1806.
  • Title: Elements of painting with crayons / by John Russel, Associate of the Royal Academy.
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Painting on Felt

Ever tried painting on Felt? In an attempt to add a bit of colour to a plushie’s face, I decided to do so. I knew deep down that painting fabric, like calico, would be easier but I had to try. 383 more words

Miskit a Liquid Frisket

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I am trying my hand at a video. My weakest area in vlogging is setting up the camera (my phone). I have little patience for some things. 228 more words

The Journey and Process in Life and Painting

I paint because I’m in love with my subject and I am delighted by the process of applying colour to a blank surface.

In the book… 746 more words

Flora Doehler

Harbour Town Adventures

A bit of fun with the underpainting of the portrait using both hands to cover the area as quickly as possible. Without creating a mess, the real challenge. 310 more words


Importance of Shading Practice

I drew the curves first in the study below. Somehow they reminded me of part of a leg bone near the joint.  It was only natural to insert the ‘ball’ part of the ‘ball and socket’ joint, to complete the idea. 60 more words

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