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Painting: Painting with Acrylic
Discuss Acrylic painting techniques.
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transparent items
Biggles2
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Quebec, Canada
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Posted: Sunday, March 05, 2017 - 04:00 AM GMT+7
How would you paint transparent and semi-transparent clothing items, but still make it look like there's something there?
Grauwolf
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Posted: Sunday, March 05, 2017 - 07:17 AM GMT+7
Create a translucent paint using the glaze technique either with oils or acrylics.
Vicious
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Queensland, Australia
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Posted: Sunday, March 05, 2017 - 07:51 AM GMT+7
some painter especially of pin-up use the airbrush giving a light veil that creates some transparency
Biggles2
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Posted: Sunday, March 05, 2017 - 11:46 AM GMT+7
Hi Joe; could you post a pic or two to show your technique?
Namabiiru
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Posted: Monday, March 06, 2017 - 02:07 AM GMT+7
Can't wait to see what kind of subject you are doing that involves translucent clothes. Just sayin'...