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How to use painting in a sentence
Inside, the houses were richly decorated with paintings, as well as sculptures of animals that burst out of the walls.An Ancient Site with Human Skulls on Display - Issue 89: The Dark Side | Jo Marchant | September 2, 2020 | Nautilus
There’s nothing unusual about Jean Jensen selling up to 30 pastel, watercolor or oil paintings a year.Can the Arts Save Rural America From the Recession? | Charu Kasturi | August 16, 2020 | Ozy
Jim specialized in painting houses, and house painting was in my DNA.
When I paint just for paintings, I don’t have to worry about polys.Epic Games’ Insane Video Game Graphics Demo Explained in Simple Terms | Aaron Frank | May 24, 2020 | Singularity Hub
On the other hand, here is an example of a very high-poly painting using Google Tilt Brush.Epic Games’ Insane Video Game Graphics Demo Explained in Simple Terms | Aaron Frank | May 24, 2020 | Singularity Hub
There are limits to the painting of banditry and extortion as the legitimate raising of taxes.
In “Sleigh Ride,” the narrator is painting a scene so perfect that it could be featured on an iconic Currier and Ives print.The Most Confusing Christmas Music Lyrics Explained (VIDEO) | Kevin Fallon | December 24, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Was it your wife Helena in the Keane painting you commissioned?Tim Burton Talks ‘Big Eyes,’ His Taste For the Macabre, and the ‘Beetlejuice’ Sequel | Marlow Stern | December 17, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In one painting, framed as a split-panel comic between the two, Ramone simply asks Vicious, “Did you kill her?”‘All Good Cretins Go to Heaven’: Dee Dee Ramone’s Twisted Punk Paintings | Melissa Leon | December 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
It offers keen insights into Hitch's craft while painting an intimate and unsentimental picture of the man behind the camera.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days | David Freeman | December 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
She did her work at a most interesting period in Dutch painting.
This led to her painting portraits of various members of the royal family while she was still a pupil of De Zichys.
In 1884 she once more yielded to the attraction that Paris had for her, and there made a great advance in her painting.
A girl of forty-two weeks showed the same excitement at the sight of a life-size painting of a cat as at that of a real cat.Children's Ways | James Sully
The prophets had long been painting the visionary dawn with pigments of that glorious sunset.Solomon and Solomonic Literature | Moncure Daniel Conway
British Dictionary definitions for painting
the art or process of applying paints to a surface such as canvas, to make a picture or other artistic composition
a composition or picture made in this way
the act of applying paint to a surface with a brush
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