TAGS: oil on canvas + oil mediums

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  • "How and when should varnish be used?"

    Hi All, I need help in applying varnish in the painting. I found the idea from "homework" by Morgan Weistling and there he said , spray varnish every next day on painting. But my confusion is , why it is needed to varnish everyday and what if painting is not completely dry? After varnish should...
    Posted to Oil (Forum) by simipatel on 10 May 2013
  • Re: using oil and or alkyds

    Thanks for the link to fastmatte. I had originally read that alkyds could be mixed at a 50% ratio to turps or as I use OMS. I found this mixture to be unsatisfactory for the underpainting so am happy to try the mixture of galkyd and gamsol. This may work better. Many of my paintings are done alla prima...
    Posted to Oil (Forum) by swbarcone on 28 Dec 2012
  • Re: Art Blog Update: Portrait

    Enjoyed your blog! You seem to have a good control of oils. Have you tried layered techniques? You can achieve such a deeper modeling when using them. best wishes, Delmus Http://www.easy-oil-painting-techniques.org
    Posted to Oil (Forum) by dmoosegang on 2 Jul 2011
  • landscapes

    Posted to Oil (Forum) by eubie on 16 Aug 2010
  • Texas landscape/oil

    Getting back to oils after 30 some years of not painting,switched and took lessons in acrylics 6 years ago.but I am wondering how this picture is viewed by others. It is 24x16.I keep thinking it has a slight feel of Grandmother Moses, the small trees seem to lollypopish to me..what to do? Or am I too...
    Posted to Oil (Forum) by eubie on 22 Apr 2010
  • Her back!

    It takes me 2 days to finish. I call this piece " My mysterious woman". Thanks for comments!
    Posted to Oil (Forum) by banhxukem on 30 Mar 2010
  • My oil paintings - new member!

    Hi, i'm started painting in oil a year ago. And these are some pieces. Thanks for your all comments!
    Posted to Oil (Forum) by banhxukem on 29 Mar 2010