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Henry colchado Color people painting

Painting – Colorful people (acrylic)

I began painting this set in 2014, and now in 2016 I’ve finally made enough progress to do this write-up. While the set is still a work-in-progress I think it’s good to look back at how...

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Painting – Flying Fisheye (Acrylic)

This painting was inspired by various art styles, such as surrealist, impressionist and stained glass. Although I never intended to incorporate these styles on this painting, I’m very happy with the results. For this...

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Painting – Snail on mountain (Acrylic)

This simple painting was created as a way to explore the opacity/transparency of the acrylic paints I was using, and to create another colorful design to decorate my walls.  This painting was actually started...

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Painting – Colorful Flower (acrylic)

It’s been years since I’ve used acrylic paints. I wanted to get back to something simple and familiar in regards to the concept, but also wanted use this opportunity to explore the qualities of...

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Painting – Flower in Rain

The majority of my paintings and drawings come from a basic idea. This idea usually starts from a simple sketch and evolves into its own style. Whether I use ink, chalk, water colors, or...

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Cartoon Snails

It’s been over three years since I painted with oil paints. I decided to re-start with a fun and simple project, and mostly for my own amusement. The ideas for these paintings came from...