• We went to Blackpool and my mum wore her new check coat

    4 monthes ago - By Real Art

    Acrylic, acrylic gouache, crayon and pastel on canvas 48" x 36"
    This canvas was originally covered with texture materials such as fine ballast, sand, pumice, texture paste etc. I had known it wasn't working but was reluctant to throw away a big canvas like that which had a "history". So, I laid it on the floor and soaked it with warm water and brush cleaner. It took a few hours of hard work but I managed to scrape most of the texture stuff off. When it was dry I sanded it with a small orbital sander. When I started applying colour I thought I would cover it in stages with greys but I...
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