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'The Joy of Painting' S3E10

Campfire

Campfire

Bob has a crazy day and does a crazy painting.

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    Forest Summer Autumn Dark Background Person Double-Painting Underpainting Nighttime Landscape Other Path Lake/Pond Stream Deciduous Tree Bushes

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Bob doesn't say this but you need to use a little paint thinner to thin the alizarin crimson for the base (wet) coat. Just don't thin it too much, like I did, or you won't get the colors mixed on the pallet right.

Alizarin crimson is only used for the wet base and mixed a little with van dyke brown. You'll use a lot of van dyke brown, and moderate amounts of Indian yellow, yellow ochre, dark sienna, and a little permanent red.

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