Sunday, July 26, 2009
20x10 acrylic on canvas
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This is Tigger, a dog I've painted before, but not in this style. Having done so many environmental portraits of dogs lately, I really needed to do something different.
So not only did I change styles, but I also chose a different kind of paint. I'm doing this painting using Golden Open Acrylic instead of the Heavy Body paints. It works different than what I'm used to for sure, but I really like it. If there were a wider range of colors I might switch to it altogether. That said, I don't have to worry about the color palette because it works great in conjunction with the Heavy Body mediums as well. I used a little of Cadmium Yellow Medium Hue in his eyes.
I'll have this all finished up tomorrow for sure.