Old West

Painting American Indians – Part 4

ALL THE PRETTY HORSES With generous interruptions from real life, it took me a week to finish painting the horses. I used a lot of blending and washes to reduce as much as possible any harsh lines where the colors changed on the horse. It was nearly impossible to take still photos to show blending.… Continue reading Painting American Indians – Part 4

Old West

Painting American Indians – Part 3

PAINTED HORSES Last installment I painted human flesh tones. Today, I paint horse flesh, & more particularly white horses & painted horses. I decided that out of my 30 member band of Comanche, that one third of them would be riding painted horses. The technique I use starts with a white horse, so I also… Continue reading Painting American Indians – Part 3