Book of Backgrounds 2016, Number 7

Have you ever needed a background for a painting that was needed to be simple, but not overly simplistic?  Substantial in quality, but subtle in design.  In this free video lesson, you’ll see how I create a background that is simple, but substantial enough to hold the heaviest of embellishments.

My only mistake was not scoring the paper throughout the painting as the fold cracked on the reverse side.


What do you think?

If you had to choose a colour theme, what would it be?  Comment below.