The blog of Ohio artist, Nora Sallows, a compulsive oil painter!
Friday, January 10, 2014
Using Black and White Photos to Create Oil Paintings
I loved this old black and white photograph. Something about the man's expression and his sheer presence appealed to me. I used the Zorn palette to colorize it. The Zorn palette is a very limited one with few choices so it's ideal to use in a situation like this.