• "I love the light. How did you get that?"

    1 month ago - By Jackie Simmonds Artyfacts

    To be more specific, the question asked was this:
    "I love the light. This is unmistakably your elegant style and I'm interested to know how you achieve that with acrylics, which are very different to use than soft pastels."
    I briefly answered this in the comments in my last post, but did promise to enlarge upon it, which I will try to do now while it is fresh in my mind.
    Actually, there are two main things in that question which need addressing. One is HOW TO ACHIEVE A SENSE OF LIGHT and the other is about STYLE. The third issue is techniques in different media.
    STYLE:
    I will deal with...
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