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Moving from watercolor to oil paint has its challenges. So many things seem backward to each other. Light to dark in watercolor vs dark to light in oil paint is a challenging brain exercise. What I have found though is a certain fluidity using oil. I have started to think in oil, the way one starts to think in a foreign language when learning a second or third language. There is a serene quality to painting in oil that hits my senses the way that no other medium has. Oil painting has a set of smells, tactile feelings of various brushes on canvas and saturated richness’s of color that is unique
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