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Palette knife & fingers (self-portrait)

I did this “selfie” using only my palette knife and my fingers. It’s an exercise that helps you paint more expressively and create unexpected textures. It also doesn’t allow you to blend very well, which results in color richness. I’ve found that by using palette knives it’s much easier to avoid the effect of chalkiness and muddiness in your painting. Watch the video:

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