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Monday, 14 June 2021
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The Must-Know Secret for Teaching Oil Painting on a Budget

Teaching oil painting with a small budget is possible if you apply this one simple principle. (Please note this article contains affiliate links.) Many art educators avoid teaching oil painting in their classrooms due to expense. It is true that … Continue reading

Monday, 7 June 2021
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Scientific Discoveries in Art

Scientific progress is not always recognized in art, but it plays a significant role in aesthetic developments. The discovery of cadmiums as a use for pigment had an enormous effect on the trajectory of art. Cadmium reds, yellows, oranges, and … Continue reading

Thursday, 3 June 2021
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How to Care for a Class Set of Wood Palettes

Discover how to make your wood palettes last years and even get better with age. Please note that this post contains affiliate links. Additionally, our programs for art teachers are supported by generous donations of paint and Gamsol from Gamblin. … Continue reading

Monday, 24 May 2021
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How to Set Up a Painting Studio

Save yourself frustration and hassle by setting up your art studio space the right way.     Learning how to draw and paint at the highest levels is challenging enough – there is no need to make the task even … Continue reading

Thursday, 6 May 2021
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How to Set Up an Oil Painting Palette

You can make a complete mess of your painting palette, or you can set it up the smart way.     Nothing is worse than being really into your painting only to discover your palette has left a trail of … Continue reading

Tuesday, 13 April 2021
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How to Clean Oil Painting Brushes

What exactly should you do with your brushes once you finish oil painting for the day? It depends on who you ask.   Please note that this post contains affiliate links.   Freezer Some artists detest cleaning brushes so much … Continue reading

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