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  1. Oil Painting
    Hi everyone. I was wondering if anyone recognizes this work or could tell me if this piece resembles the work of any artist that's known. The inside of the frame measures about 34" across by 44" tall. I'm hoping it's at least an original piece, but for all I know it could be some mass produced...
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    The past four months I was back home living with my family and did not have access to paint. The entire four months I was drawing (I made around 350 drawings that I hope to turn into a book). I recently moved back to my place and did 5 paintings in around two weeks. I'd like to know people's...
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    Hi! I am new to oil painting and wanted to know from an expert if my process is okay. 1. I first start with a base drawing using Gamsol and paint on a gessoed canvas. Very thin. 2. I then have a recipe of 3 parts Gamsol, 1 part Linseed oil, and 1 part Stand oil. I add about a teaspoon of...
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    The Flemish style of painting has gotten my attention lately. It consists of many steps including preparing the canvas, the sketch, inking, toning, the "dead" layer, glazing and finishing up. The following video shows the general steps for completing such a painting. Hope to get better at...
  5. New Member Introductions
    My name is Julian Tejera and I'm happy to be joining you all here at Artist forum :) I'm an oil painter primarily, but I also draw quite a bit (don't we all?). I'm an educator by day, painter/youtuber by night! Just trying to reach as many people as I can with my work and be part of an art...
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    Hi, I've recently started using oil paints and wanted to get some fast drying medium. Bought the winsor and newton artisan fast drying medium and realised when I got home that it was for water mixable oil paints. This might be a dumb question but could i possible use it for my traditional oil...
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    Hi, I have a question regarding using genuine 22k gold leaf on oil paints. I've never used gold leaf before so this will be my first time using it. I know that the oil has to be completely dry before you add the adhesive and then the gold leaf, but my questions is - can i apply adhesive and...
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    I received this painting from a friend who passed away. Any idea who this R. Frost is? I can't find him on google so maybe someone here can identify him? The only R. Frost I know of is Robert Frost lol.
  9. New Member Introductions
    Hey there paint pushers! I am new to this forum ^-^ Just wanted to let you all know that if you love paints, you're probably awesome. Thanks. :)
  10. Oil Painting
    Hi everyone! I haven't been on here in a while, so I thought I'd just pop back and check up on what people have been up to. Seen some great things so far! I haven't been up to too much. Still drawing, still painting. No idea how to sell my stuff or even get noticed; but here's what I've...
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    Hello,I am posting my daughter's first oil painting.Her name is Andreea,she is 13 years old and we are trying to receive some feedback from experienced artists about them. She worked for over 20 hours entirely after her own ideas as she doesn't have any education in arts and painting - she's...
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    Good Morning! My name is Annette. I am a nail artist. I have recently jumped to canvas. I just painted my first oil paint, using a palette knife and a small brush. I loved how it came out but it needs more. Can I use acrylic paint to paint on an oil canvas? Or would I need to use oil on oil?
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    Hello everyone! I've posted a link to some of my earliest oil paintings and would love it if you could give me some feedback on it. My style has changed quite a bit since then but am currently considering using some of those elements in my latest works. Thanks...
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    Hi everybody! My name is Elżbieta Kołodziejska, i'm a painter from Poland, Łódź. I use oil and pastel techniques in my paintings. I would like to show You my works of art on my official site: elzbietakolodziejska.pl/obrazy/ I usually paint flowers and beautiful Polish landscapes. Please visit...
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    I'm painting a picture representing a famous square of Prague, from a postcard. I have to paint several people walking in the square, but I'not very able, could you give me some tips? P. S. People are in the distance! P. P. S. I'm 14 and I'm Italian, so I might have some problems with the...
  16. Need information
    This oil painting is beautiful and old. I hope somebody could tell me how much it worth and more details about the painter. The signuture is "L. Avebury". The close up of signature and the stretcher bars behind the painting are also attached. The painting is over 90 years and the frame was...
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    Hello everybody! My name is Timi Pall, I'm new on this forum, so nice to meet you guys!!! My passion is to paint to draw and to creat!! I would like to present one of my work to you, which is an 100x 70cm oil painting, and the video of the process! :) Please feel free to give me a honest...
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    Hi Friends, My latest oil painting art exhibition will be held at Without Pier Gallery in Melbourne from 27th July to 8th of August. I am featuring some great landscape works and also sharing the exhibition with two other outstanding artists. Here are the details for the art exhibition if you...
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    I purchased this painting from a charity shop the other week its huge! 1.5m x 0.7m any ideas on who its by or what country it is or the value? Kind regards Andy [/url][/IMG] [/url][/IMG] [/url][/IMG] [/url][/IMG]
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    Hi all, I wanted to post a few of my latest paintings that were featured in my last exhibition. I am posting this to get a second, third or even forth option on the works. I am also trying to collect information on whether or not I should paint similar or different paintings for my next...
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