• How to Paint a Textured Wall with Pastels

    2 monthes ago - By Kem Studios

    'Determination' 7x5 pastel ©Karen Margulis
    I took a photo of these flowers on one of my adventures. I loved the color of these flowers which was even more striking against the backdrop of the old wall. They were an unexpected pop of color on a cold overcast day in the city. I wanted to paint the flowers but needed to figure out how to play up the texture of the stuccoed wall. I figured it out by accident!
    I had applied some clear gesso over a couple of old demos. I set them aside and forgot about them. When I pulled them out the other day I could see the makings of a textured...
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