Category: Painting

Should I Use Acrylic or Oil Paint?

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Opinions diverge when it comes to whether is better to use oil or acrylic paints. Both have their advantages and disadvantages. We’ll show you the differences so that you can get rid of all the prejudices you may have against oil painting and start using them. Many people believe that painting with oils is more […]

How to Paint a Still Life?

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Before we talk about how to paint a still life, let´s talk about what still life is. When you think about still life you think about the paintings from the 17th and 18th centuries, in which the painter composed flowers, fruits, venisons, poultry, fishes, sweet things, utensils, copper dishes, books, musical instruments, glasses or silverware […]