• Using Art Graf for Autumn Landscape Paintings

    3 days ago - By Kem Studios

    'Autumn by the Pond' 8x10 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $175
    I am on a roll with my fall landscape series. I decided to pull out my primary color Art Graf pigment blocks and they have been perfect for these autumn landscapes. They gave me a vibrant start which I can use for both sunny days and moody misty days. It is easy to subdue the vibrant colors with pastel layers if needed.
    Below is a photo of the underpainting. I applied the Art Graf and wet it with a brush and water. I find that water makes them more intense than alcohol! I did draw into the wet underpainting with a hard pastel...
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