"Thank you Richard for your comments. I didn't do any glazing. I'm wondering how I avoid the pastey look.. should my color be more saturated in shadows? Could it be my paint (I'm using a beginner oil set) or probably just my…"
"Ooh nice subtle big spotlight effect in the dunes! Beautiful. Always tricky to achieve that. Did you do it with glazing? You're right the colour looks a little whitish or pastey. Too much white in shadow colours? Or just the photo? Could always…"
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How would you categorize your painting style?
Still finding one
Which medium do you prefer? eg. oils, acrylics, etc.
Are you a full time artist?
Who are your favourite 2 artists?
Jean Claude Monet has always been my favorite from an early age but right now I love Rebecca Kinkead and Nagy tibor.
Do you have any goals for your painting?
Learn how to paint light properly is probably at the top of the list since it's so essential to the quality of your final product.