• When You Want to Give a Painting a Head Start

    25 days ago - By Kem Studios

    'Canyon Light' 16x12 pastel ©Karen Margulis available please ask The very first underpainitng technique I ever tried was a simple alcohol wash. I loved it but thought I was cheating! It seemed as if my painting was half done after the underpainting was dry! I have now experimented with many underpainting media and techniques but I still enjoy the good old alcohol wash. So when I was starting this complicated and daunting painting a felt the need for a head start. I needed to do an underpainting that would simplify the complex and five me a roadmap and head start! The good old alcohol wash...
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