The aluminum frames look like excellent systems for very large works. Strong, stable and lightweight. For my smaller panels so far (up to 16 x 20) I've just epoxied a 1/2" plywood to the back offse… (View Post)
What a great idea for a thread. I'm looking at the paintings above and the progression is both amazing and inspiring. Talent plus tons and tons of hard work is evident.
I started drawing a year ag… (View Post)
I've used Dibond and primed it with Rustoleum as @PaulB has recommended. It's easy, works pretty well and the color is pretty neutral. The texture of linen has its attractions though and I'd like … (View Post)
I would not have guessed this was anyone's first oil painting portrait. It looks really good now and you will also get better. Explain to your mom that paintings are not intended to be viewed at ve… (View Post)
It has been a while since I posted. My woodworking got me into a good art fair this summer and my artistic energies were directed there. Now I'm taking an oil painting class. We will be explorin… (View Post)