• 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…

  • Color-Mixing for Portraits | Acrylic & Oil Painting Lesson
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    Color-Mixing for Portraits | Acrylic & Oil Painting Lesson

    so let's talk about portraits I've looked at a lot of different portraits from a lot of different artists and especially older artists John Singer Sargent plenty of other artists back in that time era and and I'm even using my own hand in my own skin tone as a reference for this and I'm just going to start mixing up some colors so I'm just going to try to match some of these tones that are on my hand and there's a lot of different oranges reds yellows little greens and blues and there's just a lot of different colors with skin tones and portraits and shadow there's going…