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Miniatures as Color Studies

Posted by Tosh Fomby on

Miniatures as Color Studies

  Since I've restarted larger works and trying to change the texture on flesh, I started small compositions on miniature canvases to practice color, as well as technique. What turned out was actually the only way I could develop the work. You see, miniatures haven't been a common format in the past, especially not anything as small as 4 x 4 inches.  The challenge for miniatures is getting detailed and multiple elements into a small space so that it has the same significance as any larger work I've done. I'm currently stuck on a 4 x 4 foot piece for...

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