Vermeer Painting Technique

The following is a link to an excellent tutorial by Thomas Penrose on the technique of using oil glazes over a grisaille (monochromatic gray) underpainting:

Painting a copy of Jan Vermeer's "Girl with a Pearl Earring"

Early Morning Dew and Dappled Sun - Autumn

I have been enjoying the beautiful fall color - it comes late here in Alabama compared to the northeast, but within the past few days, ...