Nice work. I have 5 of them now, each under $10. I put a sandbag or bottle of water on the back to steady it. I have a canvas that is 48x40 and it does not move. I would like to see the back of y… (View Post)
Mayer says that modern primers are generally better than historical primers but that the industrial materials are generally manufactured with a limited life expectancy. However, he also states that … (View Post)
@roman, they are 5000kelvin LED bulbs which produce white light at 1750 lumens. I use 6 of them at eight feet high. I set them 1 to 3 feet behind me when I paint. The black drape kills light reflec… (View Post)
Since I cannot decide how to proceed I am resorting to experimentation. This is scrap canvas taped to scrap plywood and stained with Geneva stain just like the subject painting. Next I added some g… (View Post)
"if the light should be at a 30 degree angle above and behind the painting"
Probably typos but just to clarify, 35 degrees and behind the painter. Mark stressed, and Emily reiterated, that glare com… (View Post)