Happy Mediums – A Guide to Using Oil Painting Mediums

By |2023-01-12T08:06:30-07:00January 12, 2023|Categories: Oil Paintings|Tags: , , , , , , , |

If you’re getting into oil painting, then you might be wondering what mediums are and how you can use them. There are many different types of oil painting mediums, so let’s go over why you should use them and a [...]

Tips to Paint Better with the Alla Prima Painting Technique

By |2022-11-09T16:38:09-07:00November 9, 2022|Categories: Oil Paintings|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Alla prima painting, or painting wet on wet, is a fun but challenging way to paint. If you want to improve your alla prima painting technique, here are some tips to become better. Spend Lots of Time Looking Alla prima [...]

7 Principles of Art Every Painter Should Know

By |2022-10-07T16:19:29-06:00October 7, 2022|Categories: Oil Paintings|Tags: , , , , , , , |

There’s a science behind every painting, and it’s the principles of art! It’s crucial for every painter to know them, so let’s go through the seven principles. Balance In art, when we refer to balance, we mean the way an [...]

Oil Painting Art Supplies: What Beginners Need to Get Started

By |2022-09-26T08:38:39-06:00September 9, 2022|Categories: Oil Paintings|Tags: , , , , , , |

Curious about starting oil painting but don’t know where to begin? Learn about the art supplies you’ll need to get started on your fantastic artist journey! Oil Paint Of course, one of the first art supplies you’ll need is oil [...]

Mistakes Oil Painting Beginners Make – And How to Avoid Them

By |2022-08-09T16:26:32-06:00August 9, 2022|Categories: Oil Paintings|Tags: , , , , , , |

When you’re new to oil painting, there’s a lot of trial and error in the learning process. However, there are some common mistakes that you can learn about now, so you save your materials! Here are a few common mistakes [...]

Frame an Oil Painting: A Quick How-To

By |2022-06-08T16:29:39-06:00June 8, 2022|Categories: Oil Paintings|Tags: , , , , , , |

Frames are a wonderful way to enhance artwork. If you want to know the right way to frame an oil painting, here is your quick how-to guide! Should You Frame an Oil Painting? You don’t have to. If you’d like [...]


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