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Deer in Foggy Meadow

As I’ve said I am hoping to sell my art on ArtSpan. {Fingers crossed…} Setting up my website did not take 10 minutes however. In fact, I’m into my third week! I’ve had to upload some photos a few extra times because they weren’t the right size file to make high quality prints, canvases and […]

acrylic painting

July 8, 2015
ĽAdelaide

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Painting Horses of Foggy Gap

A woman who owns horses goes where she wants ~ Lakota Sioux saying I‘ve finished this canvas and am onto the next few. My apologies I’ve been absent from here. Health challenges have forced me to be choosy about how I spend my time. I have been painting. The expression of emotion thru painting is […]

acrylic painting

June 7, 2015
ĽAdelaide

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Painting Horses of the Gap

We live in a rainbow of chaos. ~Paul Cezanne My latest “horse love” painting {in progress},  including the beautiful moon lit meadows. This is heavily textured in acrylic and painted in casein with an acrylic underpainting. Casein is a medium I adore. It is opaque, very matte and dries like velvety ice cream. It is […]

meadow deer in casein

April 19, 2015
ĽAdelaide

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Casein Painting of the Meadow Deer

Stephen Quiller, casein + acrylic

This painting is a little diversion into casein. Casein is a water-based paint and contains casein, the protein in milk. You can read more about it here. As you might expect it has a lovely creaminess and is very versatile for creating effects one cannot do with watercolor or gouache.{at least I can’t!}