Drumming

by Adelaide
(Westlock, Alberta, Canada)

When I want to paint a sunset or sunrise and I want the colours to blend subtly, I first put the colours on that I wish, blend them back and forth lightly with fingers held flat. Then I lightly drum on the sky area of my painting with flattened fingers (not the finger tips). This gives a very soft blend but does not create mud. Works beautifully.

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by: Anonymous

Many thanks for that tip

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