Preparing to Paint: How to Add Texture Depth & Personality to Your Art

Explore the surface underneath the paint with Sue Pelletier as she answers the frequently asked question: how do you start a painting? Discover tried-and-true under-painting techniques with layering and mixing. Learn how to create texture, movement, and depth with gessoes, gels, and other mixed-media supplies. Push the limits and boundaries with simple materials. Make the right start to your next painting with any or all of these inventive processes.