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Gessoed canvas Answered

I gessoed over a painting and the surface seems rough. Should I sand down a little?

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rickharris (author)2018-03-10

It depends. Many artists like the slightly rough surface to give the painting relief and character.

Bob Ross however preferred a smooth canvass

you pay you money and take your choice.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vrAMRxBB5KI

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