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“Find a face” #14, art journal page.

Art journal page with abstract portrait painting (acrylics on black gesso). This is a good example proving how important to use values. Any colors will work. I have chosen unusual color palette for the portrait painting on purpose just to practice … Continue reading

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Floral painting.Art journal 37 “My garden Lily”

Last season I took some nice photos of my garden Lilies with the plan to use them as a reference for my future paintings. This page is a quick sketch-exercise with the color palette. I used black gesso as underpainting. I … Continue reading

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“Creative Every Day” January challenge.

For “Creative Every Day” challenge here is my interpretation of the  January theme “Dark” .http://creativeeveryday.com/creative-every-day-challenge Mediums used: mixed-media/collage, watercolors, acrylics, oil pastels. More is coming.

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