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Mastering Color

Anything to do with the Mastering Color course goes here. Post your images up or ask questions - anything!

Started by Richard Robinson

170 Jun 14
Reply by Stephen Burton

Oiling out. What to do when you're done.

It's now a couple of months since I've started oil painting. I've noticed a distinct difference in the reflective qualities of different ar…

Started by Michael Chomse

10 May 31
Reply by AnnYoung

Mount canvas

What is the best method for mounting a canvas on a panel?  Has anyone ever tried an acid free spray adhesive?  I've used the recommended gl…

Started by Yvonne Chafin

0 May 24

Warm/Cool Colours

I understand notan and was wondering if there was any use to doing a warm/cool hue type sketch? As a rule, I guess that the darks would be…

Started by Doreen McRae

2 Apr 24
Reply by Doreen McRae

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

23 Mar 4
Reply by Colleen McCafferty

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

1 Mar 4
Reply by gerald greenblatt

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

3 Mar 4
Reply by gerald greenblatt

Acrylic or Canvas?

Hello all, I am looking for some alternative for canvas printing to get my paintings printed and framed. I have some of my paintings, which…

Started by julie

0 Feb 24

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

1 Feb 24
Reply by Richard Robinson

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

1 Feb 24
Reply by Richard Robinson


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