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My Largest Pastel Paintings EVER! Tips for Painting LARGE

9 monthes ago   |   By Kem Studios

'Forest Dreams' each 60 x 18 pastel ©Karen Margulis
I was excited when I heard the commission request. I couldn't even imagine painting as large as the sizes requested but I couldn't wait to try! The request was for five paintings that measured 60 inches wide /tall. Three would be a triptych and would need to flow together. Each of these would be 18 inches wide and 60 inches tall! The other two would be 36 inches tall by 60 inches wide.
I did some research and some math and decided on a roll of Uart sanded paper in the 500 grit. The roll would allow me to get those 60 inch pieces with some...
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