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Very nice! I too am a fan of Goldens acrylic glazing medium.
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Wonderful finish. I love the silky feel of the petals and edges.
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Dynamic and colorful. Love the Georgia O'Keefe cropping.
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Re: Pink Rose Bud WIP

the second one is better. and yes golden paint is good at times. sometime you do need faster drying times. I just saying about the comment on open golden paint. i have some ands it good but i find if i just spay a little mist of water on any paint the drying time is good for me then.
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Lovingly executed and I really like the sharp edges. icely done IMHO.
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Re: Pink Rose Bud WIP

Judy,

I have to thank you for the tip on the use of the glazing liquid. As luck had it I had some in my array of materials purchased no doubt when I started painting from a "recommended list" of items in a book, but never touched because I didn't have a clue...

I have been using it to work on a painting for this month's Different Strokes, and I think it has made a big difference in lifting the sky and water reflections from 'blobs of colour' towards 'blends of colour'.
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Re: Pink Rose Bud WIP

Thank you Fullback, Eric, Kathie, Susan, Ruthie, Derek, Jocko, and Howard for your kind comments! I appreciate your viewing this and taking the time to comment. It is very encouraging.

Colin, I'm glad you found Golden glazing liquid a big help. I know just what you mean about making blends of color out of blobs. I look forward to seeing your painting too.
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Re: Pink Rose Bud WIP

Just got back to this thread Judy - and I do like the changes

It's also an informative thread for those who may need to know about glazing - I only use water but after your's and Colin's comments I'm tempted to find some Golden!
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Re: Pink Rose Bud WIP

Judy...do you use extender and a mop? I lightly coat the surface with extender or retarder and then use a mop to make transitions even smoother....your tarnsistions look great but I think you could get even softer with a mop
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