Painting without a Brush

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Go here to read a fascinating article about painting techniques that do NOT use a brush. Many of these techniques are covered extensively in “Abstract Painting: Concepts and Techniques“, including … Read More

Three-dimensional Space

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Without depicting natural forms, a painter can suggest three-dimensional space by: • painting forms with strong contours so there seems to be a separation between figure and ground • suggesting … Read More

Thin Wash example

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Texture-less painting can seem dull compared to other effects. But plain, flat paint may be desirable in conveying a sense of mechanical restraint by limiting the degree of gesture expressed … Read More

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