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GAC 100 alternative

Announcing: Surprising GAC 100 Alternatives For Priming Surfaces Right

GAC 100 is a 100% acrylic polymer-based clear multi-purpose liquid primer that is great for sealing surfaces such as hardboard, tempered masonite, and the like, but did you know there are other alternatives that work just as well? In this post, we’ll explore a few of these alternatives and show you how they compare to…

What is floating medium

What Is Floating Medium? Learn How To Use It Now

What is floating medium? Floating Medium is a commercially produced additive for paint. It is a medium that has a gel-like consistency and is used mostly by watercolor and folk artists to help with painting watercolors and water based paints using a technique called “Floating” to create interesting effects with highlights and shades. This medium…

glass muller alternative

The Best Glass Muller Alternative (Unique Options Listed)

When it comes to choosing the best glass muller alternative, there are a few things you need to consider. Some materials work better for certain types of oil paint, and others may be more affordable or easier to find. In this blog post, we’ll take a look at some of the best glass muller alternatives…

A Beginners Guide To Using Oil Paints

A Beginners Guide To Using Oil Paints

To put it simply, using oil paints to create your artwork is not as difficult of a process as it may seem! Oil paints remain one of the most popular types of painting medium in the world due to their versatility, lustrousness, longevity and overall color richness. As a result, they are the undisputed champion…

turpenoid vs gamsol

Turpenoid Vs Gamsol – One Gives Better Results

There are a few different types of solvents that artists use to thin their paints and make them easier to work with. In this blog post, we’re going head to head with Turpenoid vs Gamsol to see which one gives better results. Both Turpenoid and Gamsol are solvents that are great for thinning oil paints,…

turpenoid vs mineral spirits

Turpenoid Vs Mineral Spirits | Pick The Best Solvent For You Now

Turpenoid vs Mineral Spirits – When it comes to choosing a solvent for your art, the options can be overwhelming. Do you go with turpenoid or mineral spirits? Both have their benefits and drawbacks, so how do you decide which one is right for you? In this blog post, we’ll break down the key differences…