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« on: April 12, 2012 07:05:59 PM »

Someone commissioned me to do this painting for her son who is a Les Paul enthusiast. This is my rendition. I drew it entirely with my right hand (I'm a lefty) and painted it with my left. I'm loving the looseness drawing with your opposite hand gives. It's a great exercise.

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« Reply #1 on: April 12, 2012 07:32:49 PM »

It's beautiful! Also, what a neat idea about drawing it with your right and painting with your left. Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: April 13, 2012 01:25:01 AM »

gorgeous colour!  What paint medium are you using, I love the depth you've achieved.  and since I can't draw much with my dominant hand in the first place I'm realllly impressed with your right hand drawing Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: April 13, 2012 04:29:23 AM »

Thank you!

For depth and texture, I use dry wall compound do a lot of dry brushing. I also used a crackling medium for this one. Essentially, anything I can get my hands on for texture, I will use... Smiley
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