Learn the process of completing a still-life oil painting in one session. Watch the video that shows the painting process and delves into how I chose the colors of my limited tetrad palette. Alla prima is a direct painting technique, also known as wet-on-wet.
The eight basic oil painting supplies artists need to get started, plus answers to common questions of beginner painters. Gift ideas for oil painters. What you need to get started with oil painting: paint tubes, brushes, canvas or board, palette, easel, paint thinner, rags, and more.
In this step-by-step tutorial, you'll learn how to turn a blank canvas into a finished oil painting.
Learn how to prepare the canvas, choose a subject, and transfer a sketch from a drawing pad to your canvas.
Which are the best oil painting materials and tools to buy for a new artist? How do you choose the best art supplies? This guide will help you get started with oil painting—economically.