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Geoff Houghton
Ordered some Golden Open Acrylics today-- As much as I love my watercolors, I would love to master a medium that provides more contrast and vivid colors with my pieces. It's odd because when I talk ... View More
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Lee Goodman
Take a photo of the penciled rendition so you can refer back to it when you lose track of where the lines should be...at least until your mind is used to keeping track.
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March 13, 2022
Geoff Houghton
Great idea! Thanks for the tip. I will be sure to take one final pic before paint is slinging. ?
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March 13, 2022
Judy
With your talents why not branch out. I never wanted to do watercolor. I did oils and acrylics. Once I tried watercolor, I was hooked. Doesn't hurt to increase your knowledge. Good luck ?????
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March 14, 2022
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Geoff Houghton
? Awe thanks!! I guess I am always too nervous about ruining a piece this size... I really should play with it in a smaller scale. Of course, If i use 100% acrylics, I could just paint directly on my art boards rather than bothering with watercolor paper... (Which I mounting it to the art pane... View More
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March 14, 2022
Geoff Houghton
Jessamine Ophelia McDermot spent many months training her twin mail monkeys Finn and Quinn. Although they could endure the delivery routes, they often where plagued with incorrect course corrections. ... View More
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Judy
Your artwork is so vividly appealing. I was wondering what advise you might give a beginner. Also, are these Gouache? They don't appear to be as transparent as regular watercolors..
December 28, 2021
Geoff Houghton
Awe Thanks Judy! This particular piece is 100% watercolor. My newer pieces also consist of gouache & ink. I like to contrast the darks & the lights to make things "pop" more. These are DaVinci and Windsor & Newton from a tube (not from hard pan colors) which can help create more opaque colors... View More
December 28, 2021
🥐 Rebecca 🥖
I am going to think of these monkeys kindly when I do not receive my mail!
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December 28, 2021 edited
Geoff Houghton
I always blame the monkeys. Haha
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December 28, 2021
Geoff Houghton
I am honored to own an original Rebekah Joy Plett oil painting. She also is the creator of this famous statement supporting independent artists. With that said, be sure to visit my art fan page: htt... View More
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Geoff Houghton
Hope you all will consider following my Wistful World Art page! I appreciate the support! #wistfulworld
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