Step-by-steps & patterns Examples of this and alternative method here I draw string a lot so it's all over the blog. See also here and here. PAINTING PETALS Having explored the importance of light and shade, lets see how we can apply this to painting flower petals. I advise you to get into the habit of studying how light falls on petals whenever you have the opportunity. The light and shadows create the form, texture and translucence of the petals. Without noticing these elements, it is extremely difficult to recreate in paint a realistic 3D, luminous petal. For this lesson, I'm going to encourage you to find a well lit photograph as your source material.
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CSS3 Generators Write All that Pesky Code for You Playing around with CSS3 is fun, but remembering all those experimental properties with their vendor prefixes, and which browser supports which property is a real bummer. But never fear, CSS3 code generators have it covered. Recently, I’ve found three useful ones. CSS Border Radius does exactly what it says on the label; it’s a quick way to get the code for the border-radius property for Mozilla-based and WebKit-based browsers, as well as the standard CSS3 syntax. How to Zentangle Affiliate links may be included in this post. Thank you for supporting Craftwhack! As simple as it is, I realize a lot of people out there want to learn exactly how to Zentangle®.
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free online paint program Flame Painter Gallery Flame Painter is a unique paint program, it belongs to my 'I am an Artist' experimental project. I think with tools which inspires you, everyone can be an artist. You can try it here, change different brush settings and paint your own flame paintings. When you change the background from black to white, the palette changes from additive to subtractive and the feeling of the painting is very different.
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