10/31/10 - 10AM - TAOS MOUNTAIN BALLOON RALLY! Surprise drop in visitors in my neighbors yard -- UP UP AND AWAAAY! I LOVE SURPRISES!
Wednesday, October 27, 2010
|30"x60" PLACITA IN WINTER (Work in Progress - Underpainting) -- Color notes: Most of the color mixtures are done using MG Fast Drying White. Sky: Payne's Grey, Prussian Blue. Mountains: Combinations of Prussian Blue and Burnt Sienna as darkest colors; lighter shades with Chrome Oxide Green Opaque and Yellow Ochre. Snow: Lightest areas MG mixed with a little Cad. Red and Cad. Yellow. Shadows: Payne's Grey -- Some Dioxazine Purple. Light Trees: Mud mixture with some Holbein Rose Grey. MUD: At the end of the day bring all the color mixtures together in one pile with your palette knife -- create "mud" -- use as a transitional color in the painting. ENJOY! DC|