Straight lines are over-rated

August 7, 2014 | 8 Comments

So are parallel lines!

Not to mention staying within the lines, perfect washes and planning before you start.

This is a very simple post just to say that good strong lines, juicy washes, bold brushstrokes, making it up as you go is more fun!


Listing of paints:

DS Cobalt Blue PB28

DS Buff Titanium PW6
DS Quinacridone Gold PO49
DS Hansa Yellow Medium PY97

WN Cobalt Turquoise Light PG50
DS Sap Green PO48 PG7 PY150
DS Transparent Pyrrol Orange PO71

DS Monte Amiata Natural Sienna PBr7
WN Potters Pink PR233
DS Quinacridone Rose PV19

DS Transparent Red Oxide PR101
SCH French Ultramarine PB29

DS Van Dyke Brown PBr7
DS Cerulean Blue Chromium PB36

Steels Grey (a pre mix of WN Cobalt Deep Blue with a little DS Quin Burnt Orange and a touch of DS Quin Rose)
DS Indanthrone Blue PB60
WN Winsoe Blue (red shade)

Note : DS = Daniel Smith, WN = Winsor Newton


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