• Trying a Wet Underpainting on Uart Dark

    1 month ago - By Kem Studios

    'Autumn Mosaic' 9x12 pastel on Uart Dark ©Karen Margulis available $165 There is something very satisfying about wet underpaintings. Holding a brush and watching pastel melt and drip or moving wet paint around the surface is also very liberating. Even if I end up covering the underpainting with pastel, the act of creating the underpainting feels great.
    I probably do some kind of wet underpainting for half of my paintings. I love all types of wet underpaintings from simple alcohol washes to experimenting with unexpected media such as oil paint or oil pastel crayons. I love using Uart paper...
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