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A Tip for Dealing with The Big Empty

6 monthes ago   |   By Kem Studios

'Beyond the Meadow' 9x12 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $155 It was a large expanse of mostly nothing. Sure there were flowers but they were so thick that they really weren't very interesting. It reminded me of a large meadow filled with both but grass. I call it THE BIG EMPTY....that large expanse of nothing important that occurs often in a landscape foreground to mid ground. How we deal with The Big Empty can make or break the painting.
The question we must consider is how we will have the viewer move from the foreground into the painting and through the big empty? Our focus may be in...
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