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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

24 Aug 14
Reply by Richard Robinson

Mastering Color

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

Started by Richard Robinson

172 Jul 22
Reply by Kelvin Black

Oil painting on hardboard.

I'm just getting into oil painting although I have painted acrylics before (folk art style mainly), and the odd landscape or two. I have al…

Started by Kelvin Black

1 Jul 17
Reply by Stuart J. Gourlay

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

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



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