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Glossary

Life Drawing

A "life drawing" is a drawing of the human figure from observation of a live model.

Lifting Off

A removal technique where watercolor pigment can be dissolved and lifted off after the paint has dried. Dampen with a brush and blot with tissue.

Loose Painting

Avoiding a too stiff and rigid painting style.

Lost and Found Edges

Subtle softening of some edges while others are well defined or hard.