Upcoming shows – RHA & Eigse

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I’ve got a drawing in this years RHA Annual show. Hope to see you at the Varnishing Day or Opening Day this weekend. I’ve also got this portrait in the AIB Éigse Open Submission, which is opening on the 29th this month. Congratulations and best of luck to all the selected artists.

My limited palette for figure painting/ portraiture

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  Basic mixes 1. Ivory Black (Old Holland) 2. Raw Umber (Old Holland) 3. purple mix 4. green mix 5. blue mix 6. Chinese Vermillion (Sennelier) 7. orange mix 8. Yellow Ochre Light (Old Holland) 9. “brilliant highlight” – Titanium White & Yellow Ochre Light 10. Titanium White (Old Holland) Shadow mixes 11. warm underpainting mix – Ultramarine Blue & … Read More