Tag Archives: Painting in oils

Good Dogs.

Good Dogs. Oil on canvas board. 40cm square.I’m slowly getting the hang of oil paint. This was a secret commission, so was given a photo and a quick deadline. 1. Thumbnail sketches were made of the composition, then the photograph … Continue reading

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S,C&L The finished Painting. Plus notes on how it was made.

S,C&L. Mother, child and dog in a wood. Finished on 12.12.2012. The ideas behind the painting. Balance: between Mother and Daughter, composition, colours, textures and details. A sense of time. A sense of depth, a bit like a stage set. … Continue reading

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