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Clarity of resin in Acrylic Paint

Acrylic resin is second only to glass when it comes to clarity. The tranparency of the acrylic polymer film allows pigment characteristics and intesity to radiate through.

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Abstract Art Questions and Answers

Q: hi peter i like ur work more and more it s very inspiring…i want to ask u what kind of varnish u use is it semi gloss or gloss thanks A: I use high gloss acrylic varnish. Thank you for asking. Q: Thank you for responding to my email. I also use Liquitex paints […]

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Synthetic brushes vs Bristle Brushes

As a rule, synthetics brushes fare better with problonged acrylic use than natural bristle brushes. They are not as absorbent and will not dry out with repeated washings as will hogs bristle or other natural brushes. Other than this general consideration, any shape, size, and style of brush will be compativle with acrylics.

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The quick-drying property of acryic paints is a boon to several techniques.

The quick-drying property of acryic paints is a boon to several techniques – glazing, layering, and mixed media work being the most prominent of these. Glazing and layering can be accomplished over a number of hours rather than days, as it would with oil colors. Also considerable in its possibility is the ease with which […]

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Don’t limit your creative expression

Don’t limit your cretaive expression to effects made by the apparatuses found in art supply stores. Acrylics are well suited to improvisation and invention. From the kitchen to the do-it-yourself mega-stores, there are countless tools that can be modified or used directly with acrylics. As an example a pastry decorating tube, coupled with its various […]

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DISPLAY YOUR PAINTINGS SOFTWARE UPDATED WITH NEW VIRTUAL ROOMS

Hi my fellow Artists! I have finally got around to add more virtual rooms to DISPLAY YOUR PAINTINGS software. This software is only available on my website at http://abstractartlesson.com/display-painting-software/ If you are new to this – this software allows artists just like you to easily display your painting in variety of virtual rooms on any […]

Choosing the Acrylic Paint that’s Best for You by Olivier

Choosing the Acrylic Paint that’s Best for You by Olivier Hey fellow artists. I have some very helpful information for you if you are looking to know more about what type of paint to use. Please read this very informative article by Olivier :Choosing the Acrylic Paint that’s Best for You Here is a short snippet: […]

ACRYLIC PAINT PROPERTIES

Acrylics dry incredibly fast, allowing for many layers to be created on surfaces quickly and easily.  Some artists that generally prefer oils sometimes see this see this ability to be a hindrance to blending and mixing colors.  There are, however, acrylic mediums available that will slow drying times making acrylics behave a bit more like […]

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When you begin to create your abstract painting one thing that you must decide is what type of theme you would like to approach.

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DISPLAY YOUR PAINTINGS SOFTWARE UPDATED WITH NEW VIRTUAL ROOMS

Hi my fellow Artists! I have finally got around to add more virtual rooms to DISPLAY YOUR PAINTINGS software. This software is only available on my website at http://abstractartlesson.com/display-painting-software/ If you are new to this – this software allows artists just like you to easily display your painting in variety of virtual rooms on any […]

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Choosing the Acrylic Paint that’s Best for You by Olivier

Choosing the Acrylic Paint that’s Best for You by Olivier Hey fellow artists. I have some very helpful information for you if you are looking to know more about what type of paint to use. Please read this very informative article by Olivier :Choosing the Acrylic Paint that’s Best for You Here is a short snippet: […]

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ACRYLIC PAINT PROPERTIES

Acrylics dry incredibly fast, allowing for many layers to be created on surfaces quickly and easily.  Some artists that generally prefer oils sometimes see this see this ability to be a hindrance to blending and mixing colors.  There are, however, acrylic mediums available that will slow drying times making acrylics behave a bit more like […]

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AMAZING SCULPTURES CREATED PURELY FROM FRUITS AND VEGETABLES MUST SEE

AMAZING SCULPTURES CREATED PURELY FROM FRUITS AND VEGETABLES MUST SEE  

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DISPLAY YOUR PAINTINGS SOFTWARE UPDATED WITH NEW VIRTUAL ROOMS

Hi my fellow Artists! I have finally got around to add more virtual rooms to DISPLAY YOUR PAINTINGS software. This software is only available on my website at http://abstractartlesson.com/display-painting-software/ If you are new to this – this software allows artists just like you to easily display your painting in variety of virtual rooms on any […]

Choosing the Acrylic Paint that’s Best for You by Olivier

Choosing the Acrylic Paint that’s Best for You by Olivier Hey fellow artists. I have some very helpful information for you if you are looking to know more about what type of paint to use. Please read this very informative article by Olivier :Choosing the Acrylic Paint that’s Best for You Here is a short snippet: […]

ACRYLIC PAINT PROPERTIES

Acrylics dry incredibly fast, allowing for many layers to be created on surfaces quickly and easily.  Some artists that generally prefer oils sometimes see this see this ability to be a hindrance to blending and mixing colors.  There are, however, acrylic mediums available that will slow drying times making acrylics behave a bit more like […]

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