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21/12/2014

How to understand the role of the lines in the painting

(by http://www.leroyneimanprints.org/)

How to deal with painting overlay

(by http://www.jack-vettriano-print.com/)

20/12/2014

Acacia paint should never be used.


If watercolor painting pigment as background layer, only on the white base to use very light colors. Apply directly to the very light color, in the glazing little change; when a very strong and deep shades of color to make the necessary polish, it will become inconsistent with the picture, resulting in a glass-like effects, both unfavorable coverage, but also inconsistent with oil paints. Once past watercolor painted plastic, used as a base layer works fine.

Painting with oil paints background layer contains a lot of fat binders, coated with oil or resin varnish, may be the worst kind of a background layer. All colors in this "sauce" fixing properties are poor on the base, is very prone to cracking, and later will darken, especially on this background did not dry paint layer.

(by http://www.thomas-kinkade-prints.org/)