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Nellie's Red Hat - original oil pastel figurative drawing

6 days ago   |   By Hackberry Street Studio

Totally love those flappers! And the delight of not having enough time to make it an actual "finished painting" so it remains loose and more of a drawing. Of course when is it a drawing and when is it a painting? Some of my most successful drawings have been done with oils and you probably can say the same. I was reading the other day about alternating between paintings, which I do, but always setting a timer for each one so there's a freshness for each piece.
I sometimes set a timer, but then get hung up on some little something and turn it off. And then the overworking sets in. Memo to...
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