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post #11 of 14 Old 02-24-2014, 06:50 PM Thread Starter
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LOVE her eyes. It's as though you've brought them into focus and the rest is just supportive decoration to further the story she's clearly eager to tell.
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thankyou, thankyou, thank you! that is exactly what I want to bring to the paper! that the most important part of an image, the thing that creates the feeling, take center stage and the rest is just supportive.

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Southern, I am happy to supply a copy, or maybe the original. the image is about 7 by 10 inches or a bit smaller.
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Tiny, what do you use for your art? Sorry, just wondering! is it water colour?
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that painting is done in ink wash. I use sumi ink. it's usually used for Chinese or Japanese caligraphy. it comes in a hard "cake", which you grind on an inkstone and dilute to the darkness you want. then, I use layer upon layer, building up from lightest to darkest. it's on watercolor paper, not rice paper. the ink is not exactly black, but rather a more charcoal color.
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