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How to Make Your Own Oil Sticks

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A simple method and formula for making your own oil sticks....

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How to Mount a Pochade Box to a Tripod

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In this blog post I show an easy way to mount a pochade box onto a tripod using a few simple things that can be purchased at any hardware store....

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How Do I Make My Own Painting Panels?

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Some tips and techniques for making linen and canvas painting panels for a fraction of the cost of store-bought....

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Preparing Linen - A Short How-To Guide

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In this blog post I show you how to prepare and prime linen and cotton canvas for painting. This step-by-step guide will help you create your own high quality painting surfaces for a fraction of the cost. ...

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Light in the Sky - a study

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Light in the Sky - study. 9x12, oil on linen panel. 2016. This is a study that I painted as a way to explore a different take on representing light in the sky. I based it on some plein air sketches. Having painted landscapes in Virginia for so long, I've become used to working with the hierarchy of ...

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