• Tips for Painting Grasses with Pastels

    26 days ago - By Kem Studios

    'Looking In' 12x17 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $225
    My grass painting has evolved. I have gone through the stages from painting every blade of grass with stiff fence-like marks to big swaths of green with no detail. As my style evolves the grass goes along for the ride! Lately I am interested in getting more depth in my grassy areas of a painting. Even in closeup viewpoints I want the viewer to feel like they could put their hand in the grass and not just on the top layer. To do this I have to build up many layers of complexity.You can see this painting in a video demo on my Patreon...
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