• Tutorial : Exploring ARTISAN water mixable oils
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    Tutorial : Exploring ARTISAN water mixable oils

    hi there today we're going to talk about Windsor and Newton artisan water mixable paints they're designed to look and behave like traditional oil paint but have been chemically modified to be thinned and cleaned with water as opposed to solvents although they do contain linseed oil they accept water and are great for artists who share a workspace or who have a sensitivity to solvents you can use them in a variety of ways just as you would you can see the flow of the paint increasing with the addition of water as with mixing too much solvent into a classic oil paint don't add too much water that…

  • Number One Mistake Artists Make When Painting in Oil
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    Number One Mistake Artists Make When Painting in Oil

    so in this video I want to talk about the most common mistake that I see in my students work and it's really this is for students especially who have attempted to paint or have been trying to paint for a long time if even for first-time painters really if but it's the it's the last sort of hurdle that I see and the thing that divides you know pretty good realism from great realism and and I see it over and over again and and I'm gonna try to explain to you exactly what that is but before I do let me give you the context of where I'm…