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Using Richards photos from his little book

HI I downloaded Richard little book.  The Painting are wonderful as are the photos.  Do we have permission to paint from these photos.  I w…

Started by Jim Duncan

0 Nov 22, 2016

how to frame an oil on gesso arches watercolor paper?

I get good results painting on watercolor paper?  The question is about presentation, Should I mount on hardboard ( apply gesso to the back…

Started by Jim Duncan

2 Nov 22, 2016
Reply by Jim Duncan

What would you suggest?

Work in progress. I was starting an abstract oil painting, but was not satisfied at all about how it was going, so I abandoned that idea, a…

Started by Agustin Malave

1 Nov 8, 2016
Reply by Dj Robertson

Sky Holes

Richard, I have just started working through some of your workshops and was curious to know why you add sky holes to your trees instead of…

Started by Ernie Moshurchak

0 Oct 11, 2016

Notan Sketches

I am working through the Chinamen's Bluff workshop and I notice that some of Richard's preliminary sketches are not strictly Notan (light a…

Started by Ernie Moshurchak

0 Oct 11, 2016

What is wrong with me?

about a year ago, I had a friend that was very critical of a painting I did.  I was not angry with the criticism but I was a bit hurt and a…

Started by Gill Smith

2 Sep 8, 2016
Reply by Gill Smith

Hello I am Joan Elizabeth White From sc

Started by Joan Elizabeth White

1 Jul 11, 2016
Reply by Silvana M Albano

Traditional Oils -v- Water Soluble Oils

I have a query for Richard and anyone else who might like to comment. Richard, I notice that you recommend Archival Oils by Chroma but that…

Started by Colleen McCafferty

19 Jul 11, 2016
Reply by Stan Chraminski

New video of mountains

This is the first time I have tried learning to paint without the artist in the room and I'm finding it difficult trying to keep up and mak…

Started by William P Hildebrand

0 Feb 10, 2016

Fat over Lean

Hi Richard, With reference to your lessons I've purchased, I have a question on your use of medium. You use a lot of medium to thin your in…

Started by David Belcastro

0 Oct 11, 2015


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