Technique Tuesday: Pentimenti

What is it? A pentimento (the plural is “pentimenti”) is an alteration in an artwork that becomes apparent by the marks and traces left behind from the artist’s original strokes. Although it is derived from the (you guessed it!) Italian word meaning “to repent,” it’s not quite accurate to call these marks mistakes. For a long…

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Studio Selfie Saturday: Alejandro Rosemberg

Buenos dias! This Saturday on our Studio Selfie Saturday post, we’re featuring a wonderful figurative painter named Alejandro Rosemberg. A native of Argentina, Alejandro currently lives and works in Buenos Aires. With a great regard for the classical techniques of the Old Masters, Alejandro creates vivid, beautifully lit portraits and figurative works that never fail…

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