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street scene painting of Venice

Painting of Venice – Via Garibaldi, Castello

Cat. No. 923 Via Garibaldi Venice – 9in x 12in – Oil on Linen Several years ago I lived in Venice. I will always have fond memories of the street where I painted this sketch. It is one of the few remaining...

Painting of Venice - Via Garibaldi, Castello 4

Imprimatura

What is an imprimatura? The imprimatura helps you judge values better, and can also provide a base for optical color mixing effects. How to do it Mix black with a little phthalo blue together with liquin or with a...