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Art et peinture

The Zinc White Oil Paint Debate

Zinc White (PW4) is a cool, semi-transparent white pigment composed of zinc oxide which has been used in artist paints since the 18th century. It is commonly found in paints labeled as Mixing White and Transparent White, and is also often added to Titanium White (PW6) to improve its handling qualities. Recently there has been […]

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Art et peinture

See Paint Run: Capturing Movement With Watercolor

A roundup of full-of-life paintings by artists who use watercolor’s natural properties to their advantage. These artists harness the natural properties of watercolor to depict people and animals on the move. Read about their tips and tricks for trying to control the drips, runs, and spatters, along with their attempts to harness the joy and […]

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Art et peinture

Flesh and Skin Paint Names – the art materials industry responds

Following recent racial equality events around the world, we have received a lot of correspondence regarding the bias towards caucasian skin and flesh tones, among colour ranges supplied by colour manufacturers. We couldn’t agree more that this is wrong and we decided to investigate further, change our own colour names and ask our suppliers for […]

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Art et peinture

Fresque – Draw Paint Academy

Le défi avec buon la fresque est que les artistes n'ont que quelques heures à peindre avant que le plâtre ne sèche. C'est là que les autres types de fresques entrent en jeu. UNE secco ou une fresque «sèche» est peinte sur du plâtre sec. Sans enduit humide comme liant, un autre médium est nécessaire […]