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How long does a painting take to finish?

How long does a painting take to finish?

Q: How long does a painting take you to finish? A: In the early years, when my work was more bravura and focused primarily on color, I would often finish a 24x30 or even a 36x48 in a day. After a while I felt a desire to create more subtle value transitions and color...

Painting with a Credit Card?

Painting with a Credit Card?

Q: Besides brushes and palette knives, do you ever use other tools for painting - it looked like a credit card in one of your videos? A: You betcha! That was indeed an old credit card - I like to chop up the sides for fun effects. I don't use tools like that very...

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