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Updating a traditional piece.

Even if you paint traditionally, digital can be your friend-
...a friend that can save you tons of time. And with that 10,000 hour rule looming over our heads, we need every break we can get. This piece started out as a simple study. After it was finished I couldn't help but think how fun it would be and more dynamic if my drummer was performing and the other toys reacting to the music. Rather than repainting the whole thing, I decided to experiment with just changing parts of the painting. In watercolor this would have been nearly impossible before digital tools. I am one of those 'old school' traditional types. But I don't have to give that up to take advantage of the digital opportunities. It's just another tool.








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