canvas panels toned with acrylic burnt umber paint

Toning canvases

This Friday through Sunday, I get to attend a 3-day painting workshop on doing quick studies, by Craig Nelson. The supply list includes a dozen or so toned canvases. I toned the smaller canvas panels tonight with acrylic burnt umber. Tomorrow I will tone the larger canvases. I plan to Read more…

Color swatches for 19 Windsor and Newton Artists' Oil Colors

Oil paint newb

My first time using oil paint: making color swatches. Of course there’s a cat hair in the cadmium yellow swatch. Trying out how the paint works on canvas. I’m going to a three-day painting workshop next weekend. Yay!