Posts Tagged ‘paint’

Cadmium Yellow Lemon

Thursday, August 19th, 2010

Cadmium Yellow Lemon - Lefranc Oil Paint Tube

Daily Painting #340 – Cadmium Yellow Lemon
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Oil painting on hardboard
Approximately 5 x 7 inches — 13 x 18 cm
US$100 — free shipping worldwide
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For inquiries, e-mail me at: faith@artisticrealism.com





I once painted my (then) almost empty blue paint tube. I enjoyed it so much so I decided to do another one, this time the near empty yellow tube. There’s something about painting the tools that I use every day to create these little “dailies”. It’s almost like spending quality time with your best friend.

Detail:
Cadmium Yellow Lemon Oil Paint Tube - Detail

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Ultramarine Blue

Friday, January 15th, 2010

Ultramarine Blue - Daily Painting

Daily Painting #196 – Ultramarine Blue
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Oil painting on gessoed matboard
Approximately 5.5 x 5.5 inches — 14 x 14 cm
Private Collection

I love my tube of ultramarine blue! I am very pleased with how this turned out and I really enjoyed painting it, especially the lettering along the bottom part of the label.

The background color I used here is the same as the one in the Tangerine Wrapped in Plastic painting. I like how objects seem to “pop” when against it. It’s a mix of burnt sienna and cad yellow with some ultramarine blue for the shadows.

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Painting Spatula (ACEO)

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009

Painting Spatula - ACEO - Daily Oil Painting

Daily Painting #117 – Painting Spatula
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ACEO oil painting on gessoed matboard
Approximately 2.5 x 3.5 inches — 6.5 x 9 cm
US$40 plus shipping
For purchasing information, please e-mail me: faith@artisticrealism.com

Here is one of my painting friends. I use her most everyday and she’s there to rescue me whenever a painting turns out looking muddy.

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