The hexadecimal color code #899ac8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #899ac8 is comprised of 53.73% red, 60.39% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #899ac8 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 36% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.47 nm.
It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.
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A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.
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As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.
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