View Full Version : Check out the new 'Figure" and "Still Life" forums!

06-15-2001, 08:25 AM
They appear in the menu list, at the BOTTOM of the page...not yet, in the one at the top.

"Paint light and dark masses, not edges. Later,You can always draw edges around objects, if you want...
Paint abstract shapes of color...
When painting onto a flat surface, think flat shapes of color. Don't try to paint around an object. We're not sculpting...think; flat, flat,flat." - Christine LaFuente...(this coaching was given in a workshop on 'still life' and would also apply to 'portrait' and 'figure' studies)

06-15-2001, 09:05 AM
Thanks Mario...I always felt a little corny for posting more figurative work here.

David www.home.earthlink.net/~campsart (http://www.home.earthlink.net/~campsart)

"Art is a jealous mistress and if a man has a genius for painting, poetry, music, architecture or philosophy, he makes a bad husband and an ill provider."
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1888), American essayist, critic, and philosopher.