Category Archives: Acrylics

Acrylic Paint Pouring

I did three pours this afternoon, and this one is my favorite, and it was the one I did with the “left over” paint.  I hate to waste paint, it’s really expensive.  Paul says it looks like Fire!  Done on … Continue reading

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Illustrating a Kid’s Book – End Page

So, that title doesn’t mean I’ve completed the book for P, it just means I actually completed the page that will be the last one in the book. I’m pretty pumped that I’ve FINALLY done one page that I consider … Continue reading

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Illustrating a Kid’s Book – Part 4

A few more rough sketches.  I actually think that I’ve bitten off more than I can chew……sigh…….. This is something about walking in the rain with a bear And maybe making a cake.  I don’t think this one will make … Continue reading

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Acrylic Paint Pouring – 4

This one is huge – 30″ x 40″.  It did not turn out at all like I was intending, it’s way too busy.  But as usual, I learned a lot.  For instance, I tried to do a second pour to … Continue reading

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Acrylic Paint Pouring – Free Pour

So, here’s the 3rd one in this series.  There are a number of different ways to get the paint onto the canvas.  One is a “flip cup” pour.  Multiple colors of paint are put into one cup, you invert the … Continue reading

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Acrylic Paint Pouring – First Attempt

So, this is my latest obsession.  Mixing acrylic paint, and Pouring Medium, and a touch of Liquid Silicon, and then pouring the paint onto a 10″ x 10″ canvas.  If you want to see HOW to do it, google “dirty cup … Continue reading

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Illustrating a Kid’s Book – Part 3

I have pretty much decided on the general color palette – lime green, hot pink, and turquoise blue.  I WILL actually be using many different pictures of P’s face; this just happens to be the one I printed out in … Continue reading

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