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Two cat silhouettes

Secrets for Painting Silhouettes: 11 Expert Tips & 2 Easy Tutorials

By Sara Barnes

At first glance, a silhouette seems like simple subject to render in paint. But "simple" doesn't mean "boring"! In fact, because silhouettes are easy to paint, they present an opportunity to explore more creative possibilities and experiment with new techniques or mediums. Check out two tutorials packed with tips for painting silhouettes in two different ways.

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