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Fear of medium.

Fear of medium.

Posted by Oksana Ossipov on Mar 14th 2018

Long, long time ago in a galaxy far away, while Naboo was under attack, I received a set of oil paint as a gift. I was around 6 years old at that time, and I was told that this gift has to be saved … read more
Mystery of Purple Passion.

Mystery of Purple Passion.

Posted by Oksana Ossipov on Feb 14th 2018

This houseplant is called purple passion, and it is one of my favorite flowers. When I was little, there always was one of these growing in our kitchen, but I never saw it bloom. I always assumed th … read more
Documenting my journey.

Documenting my journey.

Posted by Oksana Ossipov on Feb 13th 2018

Hello and welcome! I took quite a break from blogging, as I needed some time to figure out the structure of my blogs and websites. I used to have separate blogs for all of the different media that I … read more
How to get better at figure drawing.

How to get better at figure drawing.

Posted by Oksana Ossipov on Sep 29th 2017

Drawing from life is one of the best ways to study and improve one’s skills. Recently, I came across a figure drawing class at the Society of Figurative Arts near my home studio and decided to join.It … read more
How to rejuvenate polyurethane covered brush.

How to rejuvenate polyurethane covered brush.

Posted by Oksana Ossipov on Sep 21st 2017

For my serial experiments with polymer clay, I often use water based polyurethane as varnish for paint and pigments. It is a liquid substance that I apply with a brush. Quite often I get c … read more