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What is the difference between glazing and painting

What Is The Difference Between Glazing And Painting – Revisited

What is the difference between glazing and painting? This is a question that has been asked by artists for centuries. In this blog post, I will revisit this topic and explore the differences between these two methods of applying paint to a surface and the effects that can be created. I will also discuss the…

galkyd vs gamsol

Galkyd vs Gamsol. Which Is Better for Artists?

A long time ago, I did a Facebook Live video on the topic of Galkyd vs Gamsol. I had so many questions from artists on the difference between the two and which one is better, and since I no longer use Facebook I decided to do a more in-depth blog post on it. Both products are…

liquin vs galkyd

Which Is Better? Liquin Vs Galkyd. Results Are Surprising

Are you an artist? Do you like to paint? If so, have you ever used Liquin or Galkyd? What about other brands of mediums? In this post, we’re going to take a look at the differences between Liquin and Galkyd and see which one is better. The results may surprise you. So, let’s get started…

Liquin vs Linseed Oil

Which Is Useful? Liquin Vs Linseed Oil. Results Are Surprising

I’m an artist, so I know the importance of having the right tools for the job. Different supplies can make or break a work of art, and that’s why I was intrigued when I came across the debate of Liquin vs Linseed Oil.  Some people swear by one or the other, but does one really…

what is the best glazing medium for oil painting - linseed oil

What Is The Best Glazing Medium For Oil Painting – Tested

If you’re an artist, you know that the quality of your work depends on the quality of your materials. But what is the best glazing medium for oil painting?  I’ve tested a few popular glazing mediums to see how they perform: Linseed oil, Walnut oil, Poppyseed oil, Stand oil, Galkyd, and Damar varnish (mixed with…

What is the difference between glazing and painting

The Truth About Glazing Art. Everything Explained Easy

If you’re an artist, then you’ve probably heard about glazing art. Glazing is a common technique used by artists to create depth and color in their work. But what is glazing, and how do you do it? In this blog post, we’ll explain everything you need to know about glazing art. We’ll discuss what glazing…

4 types of texture in art (1)

Are There 4 Types Of Texture In Art? Easily More!

Traditionally, there are 4 types of texture in art: visual, tactile, actual, and implied. Each type of texture can create a different effect on the viewer. Visual texture is the surface look of the work. It can be rough or smooth, regular or irregular. Visual texture can be created by the artist using brushstrokes, carving,…

art project ideas for adults

Unique Art Project Ideas For Adults You Need To See

There is no doubt that art is a powerful form of expression. It can be used to communicate ideas, tell stories, and evoke emotions. And while there are many different ways to create art, some projects are more unique than others. If you’re looking for inspiration, or just want to see some amazing artwork, check…

art project ideas for high school

Art Project Ideas For High School For Better Grades

When it comes to art project ideas for high school, there are a few things that you need to keep in mind in order to create something that will really wow your teachers and help you get better grades. Firstly, you need to make sure that your project is based on current world issues or…

art subject matter ideas

Sensational Art Subject Matter Ideas To Skyrocket Your Art

Are you feeling uninspired when it comes to your artwork? Are you struggling to find new and interesting subject matter? If so, you’re not alone! Many artists including me, find themselves in this position at one time or another. However, don’t worry – there are plenty of great ideas out there that can help jump-start…

types of subject matter in art

The Best Performing Types Of Subject Matter In Art – Simplified

One of the best things about being an artist is that there are no rules. You can create whatever you want, however, you want. However, this also means that it can be hard to know what to make sometimes. This is especially true if you’re new to art or trying to expand your subject matter….

giclee print what is it

Giclee print what is it? Answered in simple English

What is a Giclee print What is a Giclee print? A giclee print is a fine art digital printing process that produces prints of unsurpassed quality and detail. The word “giclee” is derived from the French verb “Gicler” meaning “to squirt.” The technology employed in a giclee printmaking process is basically a high end bubblejet…