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A Tip for Creating Colorful Lights in Pastel

3 monthes ago   |   By Kem Studios

'Silent Forest' 18x24 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $400 I took the pure white pastel out of my box. I rarely use it. When I need it I usually have to hunt for one in the studio. But I do love to paint white things!....Clouds, snow, queen annes lace, sandy beaches all require white or do they.
I prefer to use what I call Colorful Lights. That is very light value pastels that are almost white but not quite. I keep a pale value pastel of every color on the color wheel. I am ready to paint anything white without using white.
Sometimes though you may not have a colorful light. Your lightest...
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