How I begin my paintings...


An underpainting is the first layer of paint applied to a canvas. There are loads of different techniques used for underpaintings and some artists don’t use them at all. I always begin a painting with an underpainting, but I apply different techniques depending on what I’m painting. In this video I explain my choice of underpaintings for two different paintings.

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