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Painting: Painting with Acrylic
Discuss Acrylic painting techniques.
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transparent items
Biggles2
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Posted: Saturday, March 04, 2017 - 09:00 PM UTC
How would you paint transparent and semi-transparent clothing items, but still make it look like there's something there?
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Posted: Sunday, March 05, 2017 - 12:17 AM UTC
Create a translucent paint using the glaze technique either with oils or acrylics.
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Posted: Sunday, March 05, 2017 - 12:51 AM UTC
some painter especially of pin-up use the airbrush giving a light veil that creates some transparency
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Posted: Sunday, March 05, 2017 - 04:46 AM UTC
Hi Joe; could you post a pic or two to show your technique?
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Posted: Sunday, March 05, 2017 - 07:07 PM UTC
Can't wait to see what kind of subject you are doing that involves translucent clothes. Just sayin'...