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Robert Jones
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Too hot to paint, but I managed to finish this.
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The Long View - First new one for a while
Acrylic on stretched canvas, 20" by 8".  Not quite sure where June went ... but there wasn't much painting going on.
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See the Piece they Wouldn't Print!
In Praise of "Fiddling"
In Praise of "Fiddling"
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In Praise of "Fiddling"
I submitted an article to Leisure Painter last year, which was eventually rejected as the magazine editor didn't think the illustrations would have shown up well on the printed page - and she was probably right. However, I think it will work here: and feel ...
In Praise of "Fiddling"
In Praise of "Fiddling"
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Latest oil, minus any solvents.
Oil painting - no solvents
Oil painting - no solvents
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Oil painting - no solvents
Well, that was a revelation.  I've always used a little Turpentine or odourless mineral spirits of one kind or other in oil painting until recently.  Experimenting with none, I first of all produced a couple of rather dry looking paintings (though varnish w...
Oil painting - no solvents
Oil painting - no solvents
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Oil painting without solvents
Right then - for a while now I've been telling people who don't like to use White Spirit, or Odourless Mineral Spirits, or Turpentine, that you don't HAVE to use solvents with your oil paint.  You can just use Linseed Oil, or, indeed, nothing at all.  No Li...
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For your attention and delectation.
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New page on Facebook
I now have a page on Facebook that will be devoted entirely to my artwork - no politics, no idle chat, no long, rambling moans........... Robert Jones Isle of Wight Landscapes is its title, at least until I can think of something snappier.  My brain tends n...
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