The varnishes are used to protect the paintings and also to apply to them a matt, semi-matt bright effect. Some varnishes are just the tree's resins that are dissolved with…
List of topics on the materials used in painting and drawing. Materials for certain artistic techniques and manufacture of our own materials.
The encaustic technique has the beeswax as binder. The name of encaustic (enkaustikos = engrave with fire) it comes from the ancient Greece, but the Egyptian civilization also used this…Continue Reading How to do the encaustic and wax paintings
Discover how to do your own pastel bars paints The pastel paints are bars mades of pigments colors with a little of binder that allows us to make the bar…Continue Reading Making your own pastels paintings
The recipe for making your own watercolors paintings is easy and inexpensive. Only a gum o fruit tree resin and pigments are required. homemade watercolors paintS recipe The binder we…Continue Reading How to do Watercolors and temperas paintings