A christmas card

Heres the actual card, I spent a little longer on this than I probably should have but had a lot of fun in the process, it was sketched out in pencil first on watercolour paper as you can see in the first picture, I used photo reference for my kids and santas body (myself in a big coat with a cushion down the front!) I then fix the drawing and cover the whole picture in liquitex matte medium ,3 coats of it. I follow that with a wash of blue acrylic (indanthrene and cobalt mix) And then on to painting it in oils using a fairly limited pallette!

I hope you all like and I hope you all have a wonderful christmas thanks for all your interest support and wonderful comments!!

1 comment

  • Absolutely wonderful! Thank you for tips!

    San Gottschalk on

Leave a comment

Please note, comments must be approved before they are published

Please create a link list that contains links to all the collections you wish to feature on this page. The title of that link list must be Featured Collections. If you want your collections to be listed alphabetically, reorder them alphabetically on your Navigation page.

Gallery categories