You can alter the amount of compression with JPEGs, so the more compression you select the smaller the file size, but the more information is lost.
However, JPEGs also compress the colour space so s… (View Post)
The closer a colour is to grey the harder it is for us to see the hue. What can sometimes help is boosting the chroma of the colour in the photo so you can see what hue goes where. For example the ha… (View Post)
Ok, the tracing of the median filtered image is done. I found the blue lines to bleed slightly when brushed. So I sprayed it with fixative before applying the gesso (which ironically made it bleed ve… (View Post)
After a few days of reflection I've thought about what went wrong with the method I use that I can improve on next time.
When I painted with Golden OPEN acrylics (which have less pigment load) or re… (View Post)