Nov , I ve been busy working on a project for my other site dedicated to en plein air painting (painting on location from life) Part of my e Underpainting Techniques, Demonstration Three, Wood Poppy The wipe out method, ( Bistre Method.) with the layered approach First Image Click above image for larger
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Aug , We are considering this for our deck This sofa cost us almost more in the UK than what it sells for in the US so it s luxury sofa prices over here! all one big unit, but we have a West Elm bed that arrived with a broken splintered foot board that prevented one of the bed legs from attaching correctly.
Nov , What mostly sparked my interest was the association of tools and wood with order, measurement, sharpness, accuracy and such things as these For the first time I understood that everything had an order to it when it came to craft work and that understanding the order of the tools, the growth of the wood
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