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A Beginner’s Guide to Oil Painting- Oil Painting Techniques and Styles

If you’re a complete novice, oil painting can be intimidating. While it can seem that getting started with oil painting is easy, there is more to oil paints than other paints. During the learnin…

Acrylic vs Oil Painting

It always confuses us what’s the best paint to begin with. Some suggests that acrylic paint is the easiest to use. some other will say oil paint is the perfect medium. It doesn’t matter as…

Enamel vs. Acrylic – Difference Between Acrylic and Enamel Paint

It can be difficult to choose the right paint medium for your project with too many options available nowadays. Acrylic and enamel paints are the most common choices for your home’s interior and…

Things You’ll Need For Oil Painting

If you want to take oil painting seriously, you should realize that paint isn’t the only item you’ll need to get started. For the artist, the choices are unlimited, and because this is a c…

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The Best Surface For Oil Painting

Choosing a surface for oil painting It’s a good idea to think of the kind of surface you’ll be using your oil colors on before you start to put the colors on. Stretched, prepared canvas is…

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The Best Brushes for Oil Painting

The value of an artist’s work is inside their creative ability but sourcing the necessary resources with it sometimes can be challenging. You’re almost certain to be overwhelmed when you e…

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Canvas For Oil Painting: Few things and tips to know

A canvas is a popular medium used by painters to demonstrate their abilities. It’s a tool that’s been around for millennia. Both acrylic and oil paintings still drawn mostly on canvas. As …

How to Paint with Acrylics: A Guide for Beginners

Painting is a satisfying way to show yourself while still being a lot of fun to do. Acrylic paints, on the other hand, are forgiving, inexpensive, and flexible. While oil paints can be daunting, parti…

How Long Does Acrylic Paint Take To Dry?

The key advantage of acrylic paint is its fast drying time. It takes 20- 30 minutes to dry due to the thin film, while the thicker film took hours to dry, depending on the setting. Professional acryli…

How to Clean Oil Paint Brushes in The Best Way

Painting can be a relaxing and rewarding experience, whether you’re painting your bedroom wall or a canvas masterpiece. That is, before you have to tidy up after yourself and the brushes you use…

How to Clean Acrylic Paint Brushes – Removing Acrylic Paint from Brushes

One of the best advantages of acrylic paint is that it dries quickly. This advantage becomes a problem if you’re late to clean your brushes! If you’re reading this, you’re probably o…

How to Clean old Paint Brushes

Paint brushes are affected in one of two respects. The way we use our brushes is the first way they can be harmed. Another way we can damage our paint brushes is by improperly washing and storing them…

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