She looks pretty already :)
Is that Americana paint i see on your desk? =)
It is indeed ;) Only the best for me, lol! You can't beat .49 cents... I've tried every sort of acrylic paint out there, in every price range, and this is honestly my favourite!
Hehe that's what i use too. only here in Canada it's $2.00!! That's not fair lol. That's it, i'm moving to the states. ;)
I like to sit and pick out the paint colours on your desk that I have =) I enjoy folk art the best, but Americana is my second fave =)
I buy Folk Art, Apple Barrel, Americana and Delta Creamcoat. I like all of them really, but maybe Creamcoat the best? Hmmm....
Watching you paint Jasmine is fascinating! It's like magic...how a little face starts apearing on your canvas! Lovely!
Does American paint ever get very sticky? I tried a few of them and they were very globby and such.
I stick with liquitex, though I hate their transparent paint... all paint should be day-glo! :D
Americana is pretty consistent, as far as texture goes. If you have a very old bottle (like a couple of years old) or if the lids are not shut tightly it will settle or turn into sticky ribbons, ew! I usually use them up so fast though, it never is a concern.
Interesting.. I must have just gotten a bad batch then. I've had that happen with liquitex too (the medium viscosity stuff). If its old its like mush in a bottle.
I do remember Americana being VERY thick though which is a good thing. :D
It is good and thick - very opaque! I always prefer opaque paints - transparent ones always end up pissing me off, lol.
EXACTLY!! And it figures because there are some very cool colors that are transparent.... they should be opaque. :) ehheh
Is that a mermaid or sea spirit?
Hmmmm... she's not a mermaid, just some sort of water sprite. She has little lacey wings, but she's in the water...
All I can say is, Jasmine you are a font of inspiration.
And of course, I can't wait to see the finished piece! Ever since I was too busy painting and lost the bid on the Tiger Lily painting, I've been watching for one I like as much.....
Well Rats! I was painting most of the day too so I missed it all :( I'll have to check in more often tomorrow.