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gpara

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Reply #105 on: July 13, 2014, 07:53:59 PM
 :) could you use liquid masking fluid instead?


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Reply #106 on: July 14, 2014, 12:52:43 PM
instead of the masking tape? If so, I think the masking tape is a better option. I don't recommend using masking fluid with oil paints


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Reply #107 on: August 21, 2014, 03:18:15 PM
The cost of fluid is prohibitive for large areas.  Contact paper seems to be a better option for most projects.
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Reply #108 on: July 05, 2015, 01:14:19 PM
I have done the wood effect in oil with the strawberies (2 classes in one) on a 10  x 10 inches canvas.  My strawberies and wood were taken from my kitchen table and photographed from a low angle not from the top. Any advice welcome.

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Reply #109 on: July 05, 2015, 01:19:15 PM
my advice would be to add the same wood effect into the top left corner then to sell it :congrats:


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Reply #110 on: July 05, 2015, 02:13:40 PM
Nice  :clap:
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Reply #111 on: July 05, 2015, 02:27:54 PM
Wow, Danielle, that's quite a painting.  Love the texture of the strawberry against the grain of the wood.

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Reply #112 on: July 05, 2015, 02:54:26 PM
I love what Nolan suggested!!! Well done!
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Reply #113 on: July 05, 2015, 06:36:49 PM
 :thankyou: so much  Nolan for the advice, i will do that and hope to sell it.  I should have remembered that! no white at the edges.

 :thankyou: Mea, Natalie and Sharon for the encouragement.
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Reply #114 on: July 06, 2015, 04:16:33 AM
Very well done Danielle :clap: :clap:
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Reply #115 on: July 06, 2015, 09:19:16 AM
Very realistic strawberries!! Beautiful painting Danielle.

Harwant.
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Reply #116 on: July 07, 2015, 09:56:09 AM
 :thankyou: So much Bhavna and Harwant for your comment and encouragement. 
Here is my revised wood as per Nolan's advice and parts of the strawberry.
Danielle
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Reply #117 on: July 07, 2015, 03:50:22 PM
Yes, I agree. Karen, you are a great artist.

I would love to get this lesson in watercolors.  :heeha:   (Hint hint, Dennis...)
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Reply #118 on: July 07, 2015, 04:42:20 PM
thegrindreTry the WC wood rust plaster lesson.
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Reply #119 on: July 07, 2015, 05:08:31 PM
Very nice Danielle, you could eat those strawberries. Well done.


 

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