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Tousabella

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on: January 08, 2015, 05:42:37 AM
I've started the Mill and didn't realize how dark the room was getting when adding color to the sky and behind the trees. I have the darks, and very little yellow.  I've gone back thru the lessons from 'start', and I can't find where or if you can add more color after the pic dries. 
Can I gently give it a spray and then add some yellow, burnt sienna, a little orange?   My brain doesn't have a long "remembery", I guess!!
Thanks guys n gals. It sure is nice to have such great people around to ask dumb questions. LOL
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Reply #1 on: January 08, 2015, 06:05:55 AM
Retta, NO question is a dumb question.
With watercolour you can add or "remove" a colour anytime, even after a year. Just paint into it as if you had just finished a few minutes before O0
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Tousabella

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Reply #2 on: January 08, 2015, 05:08:54 PM
Oh....Thank you, Dennis.  I was astounded when I got it into a light where I could see!!  Now, I can wade back into it today.....in the daylight! 
Thanks, again.

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Reply #3 on: January 09, 2015, 03:36:09 AM
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Reply #4 on: January 09, 2015, 07:18:26 AM
Holding thumbs for you Bella!  :twothumbs:    For me going back in at any stage is a bit traumatic.....  :eek:   scarey fun!  :heeha:    :2funny:
Looking forward to seeing your masterpiece!  :cheering:      :clap: :clap: :clap: