Acrylic Painting on Canvas, Ready to Hang
Lighten a traditional setting, deepen a transitional one, establish a palette — abstract art can give more than just modern rooms a boost
What is impasto? Impasto is an art term used to describe thickly textured paint that is almost three-dimensional in appearance.
Using an impasto technique often leaves visible brush strokes in the finished painting. Many times those brush strokes are actually more important than the subject matter itself.>>
by Marion Boddy-Evans
CHOOSING A KNIFE
Painting with a knife is a bit like putting butter or jam on bread and it produces quite a different result to a brush. Painting knives are excellent for producing a range of effects, from textured impasto work to sweeping areas of flat color, even tiny shapes of color.
A painting knife and a palette knife are very similar and many people use the terms interchangeably. However, there is a difference between the two knives.
Can’t wait to display that collection of pictures or artwork but stuck on how to hang it? Don’t feel bad. There’s a lot to consider in terms of symmetry, picture size and frame style. To get started, take a look at these eight different approaches to displaying your art and photos.>>
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