• Painting a Street Scene with Gradated Color

    11 monthes ago - By Gurney Journey

    You can paint a scene with an overall color system that gradates from warm to cool.
    Shifting from one color family to another suggests the change of mood from sad to happy or from winter to spring.
    I'm using a mixed technique, with Gouache over a Casein underpainting, with NuPastel sticks to finish up. .
    Golden Hat on YouTube asks: I am unfamiliar with casein paint and was wondering why you use that to seal the paper surface as opposed to acrylic?
    Gurney: I use casein because once it's dry, it won't pick up if you put a wash over it. Acrylic would do the same. You could also...
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