Well, I think 🤔 I’m done. Once again I constantly ask myself what am I trying to achieve? Do I just like experimenting with oil pastels an other materials to create texture? I know I don’t want to create a detailed picture, for that I can take a photo. I like the process of seeing a picture develop. Would like opinion on what can be improve. I have entered an open exhibition in Wales. You might why Wales but where I was brought up reminds me of where I live on edge of Dartmo
Well, here goes, I’ve been told I need to make my blogs more interesting and explain what I’m trying to do/achieve, so I’ve taken a number of photos explaining the process.
I’ve started by first applying gesso to a heavy duty white paper. The gesso creates a texture onto which I then roughly draw in the scene followed by blocking in the shapes using oil paint. Once this has dried I work on top using Sennelier oil pastel. I love this as the pastel feels like oil paint in a st