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5 Reasons Why You Need to Varnish Your Oil Paintings

PinShare (Get free painting tips and techniques sent straight to your inbox.) If you were wondering whether or not to varnish your oil paintings, here are the reasons why I always apply at least one coat to my...

The Best Nine Oil Paints for Beginners

Pin34Share640 Shares (Get free painting tips and techniques sent straight to your inbox.) If you are just beginning to paint in oils or acrylics, one of the first questions you have is which are the best oil paint...

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How To Varnish An Oil Painting

PinShare (Get free painting tips and techniques sent straight to your inbox.) Varnish on your oil painting protects it from dirt and dust and also evens out the painting’s final appearance, making it all equally glossy...

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A Guide To The 15 Pigment GOSP Oil Painting Colors

PinShare I need a wide range of oil painting colors to get the color harmony I want in my work but it is always a problem carrying a lot of tubes of paint when you travel. This is even more of a problem when you travel...