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Into the Woods
11 x 14
Underpainting completed with soft pastels and an alcohol wash.
What kind of paper best for oil pastel?
Hi Francis, thank you for visiting and posting your comment. This painting was done on a gesso-prepared hardboard. there are many types of paper that Oil Pastels would work with: watercolor paper, heavy-stock pastel papers, heavy card stock paper – as long as the paper has some tooth and is heavy enough to take abuse for when spreading the pastel or scraping with a razor.
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