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Using abstraction

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Still Life
Using the diverse qualities of oil and acrylic paint is part of the enjoyment of painting. An abstracted approach, when painting a still life, offered the opportunity to explore some of the individual qualities of acrylic paint. Acrylic has a rapid drying time which allows spontaneous painting. Capitalising on improvised, expressive marks. Having approached this still life with conventional intentions I found this alternative approach more sitaisfying