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3 Great Tips on using a PALETTE Knife with Acrylic Paint for beginners
Don't be afraid to use your Palette Knife, 3 great tips on how to make your palette knife work for you..
The hardest part of Painting with Acrylic paint is short drying time and blending, now I have come up with a solution. Just like Bob Ross we will make Magic White or Liquid White for the wet on wet painting technique, and to make painting with Acrylics easy. This will change the way you paint with Acrylics forever, you will now have the freedom to paint for up to 1 hour, perfect for blending, Shading, and highlighting your colors for a beautiful and amazing painting. Acrylics don't yellow, but oils do over time... How it works: Magic White is a base coat made by Bill Alexander, Bob Ross's Teacher, then when Bob Ross starting painting on PBS, he painted the wet on wet technique he learned using the Magic white, but he called it Liquid White.. The Magic White is a mixture of White oil Paint and Linseed oil, and Thinner basically, but Bill Alexander had his own secret ingredients, and it was never made for Acrylic paint, you put the magic white on your canvas as a bas
Pattern for drawing a Gorgous Rose Pattern for drawing a female Face Lesson Skater Pattern Pattern for Underwater Tropical Fish Pattern for the Tropical Parrot Lesson Silhouette Girl with Violin Traceable Fantasy Forest and Unicorn 3 Dory Boats painting Happy Easter Painting Here is a link to my youtube channel for all the below Painting Lessons: http://www.youtube.com/allisonprior Cardinal 2 Cardinal 1 Puffin Girl on Swing "Childhood Memories" lesson, just print this off and trace the outline.. The Weathered Boat Coffee Time https://youtu.be/Y1cZWwv12VM Pattern for Chickadee in a Field of Flowers Kitten on the Fence Heron https://youtu.be/ujEGwwriG_U Pattern
How to apply Mod Podge to your Acrylic Paintings... 1. Make sure you painting is completely dry, do a test first on an old painting, or do a mock painting let it dry and apply it, the important thing is to make sure your painting is dry, let it sit for a day at least, if it's acrylics. That also goes for Oil Paintings, but wait several weeks for oils to dry.. 2. If you are painting in oils you are better not to use mod podge, a Gloss Varnish would be better.. 3. Apply the mod podge but make sure there are no streaks, or to much mod podge in one area, you have to brush over it several time s to make sure it don't get cloudy...if you want 2 coats, make sure the first coat is dry.. Here is the reason Why you may want to put Mod Podge on your Acrylic paintings: Mod Podge Gloss will dry to a Glossy shinny finish, and make your colors more vibrant, your Acrylics will now look like an oil painting. It will give extra protection so your painting will last longer. You can also use a