Blackberry was a class study piece. I think if I redid it again, I would make the bowl bigger than suggested in class and do the check pattern differently. Of course, I think I’m thinking acrylics because doing the background and then laying out the blue pattern would be easy. In oils, it may get muddy. Here we did each section at a time with white/blue/highlights. And I would fix the background around the berries. I was obsessed with checks and just overlooked that. On to the next
Behind the scenes
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