Some parts of this website will not work with Internet Explorer.

Please use a different browser such as Chrome or Firefox.

Back to Original

Royal Majesty

Tom0779 28 Jun 2020

As promised I painted this one with acrylics. Canvas panel 30 x 24 cm. I think the panel was a way too small format for this one. Thus I had problems all through the painting. Especially with the evergreens where I only have a nylon fan brush fitting the small size. Not sure what others think about my mountain. I am still learning to paint them, here I used the knife which is also way to big for the small format.



Tom, this is super! I can't imagine how hard it was to work it out on the small size! It was a challenge on the 40by 50cm! You are certainly king of patience and little details! I love the evergreens, they look beautiful! The idea of path stopping at the cliff is very nice too.

You nailed it!

Tom0779 Multi-Medium-Talent

Thank you Sunnylady. I did not have a bigger canvas panel at home and recently I prefer to paint on panel rather than on paper. This is because the color stay wet a bit longer than on paper. So blending is "easier". Patience is something I learned since I paint :)
I am pleased that you like it.

Tom ,you remember we spoke one day about the media for acrylic that I used to create watercolor effect. I found the name and picture on the Amazon. May be you have something similar in your country too.

Here is the link:

Tom0779 Multi-Medium-Talent

Thanks Sunnylady. I have checked it. The product you have sent me would be very expensive here to order, but there are similar products from other brands which I think are the same, like:
To me it is the same, it says it makes acrylics more liquid. What do you think?

Seems like very similar. I hope there is no silicon in it as silicone create cells when liquid pour. Let me check composition on the back of the floetrol. That one is industrial grade, but I am happy to see that nowadays they make it big volumes. I will come back to you.

Tom0779 Multi-Medium-Talent

@Sunnylady: I have bought the product above now as I plan to do some acrylics in the next weeks. Let's see if it works better for the sky.

Sign in to leave a comment.

Not a member yet?
Join over 3600 other painters and share your paintings with the world!

Register now