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30 Paintings in 30 Days: Day 9

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30 Paintings in 30 Days: Day 9

Isn't it funny how a good nights sleep and a bright sunny day can shed new light on a painting? This cow that I couldn't wait to scrape off with my palette knife didn't look like a lost cause this morning.  The natural light that awakened the studio made me see the painting in a new light (figuratively and literally), and I entertained thoughts of touch ups instead of a redo. I worked my way to the studio this afternoon to make my final decision because I still wasn't sure if the cow was worth more time and effort.  I...

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