Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Everything you need to know about painting

  1. The Art of Seeing - Squint!
  2. Design & Composition - Think cause and effect.
  3. Everything You Need to Know About Values - Is it lighter or darker?
  4. Everything You Need to Know About Color - Is it warmer or cooler?
  5. When Your Painting Doesn't Work - Identify the problem and find a solution.
  6. When Your Painting Still Doesn't Work - Take a break. Drink coffee. Read No. 5.
  7. It Still Doesn't Work - Never beat a dead horse.
  8. How To Know If Your Painting Is Finished - You have a run out of time or have nothing else to say.




Artists Paul Mullally and Ned Mueller taking a break from painting.