Realism, Reference, and Red Pandamonium

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The 12 Days of Reaper 2022

The 12 Days of Reaper promotion for 2022 has begun, running through December 14th. I painted seven of the 12 figures available this year. In this post I’ll share larger photos and additional view angles, as well as painting information for these figures and Christmas colour schemes in general. During the 12 Days promotion period… Continue reading The 12 Days of Reaper 2022

Colour Harmony Tricks and Treats: Cynthia the Wicked

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How to Make Colours Work Together

The Patreon supporter PDF version of this article includes high res photographs and better formatting. Other ways to help me keep making content like this freely available are one-time Ko-fi tips or shopping on Amazon through the affiliate links in this article. Artists often use the term harmony when assessing a set of colours used in a… Continue reading How to Make Colours Work Together

The War on Christmas… Colours

The Patreon supporter PDF version of this article includes high res photographs and better formatting. Ko-fi tips are another way to help keep this content freely available to everyone. Using complementary colours together can create contrast and colour harmony. Red and green make up a major complementary colour pair, but their frequent use in Christmas… Continue reading The War on Christmas… Colours