Reversible and Non-reversible Medium

There are many uses for both reversible and non-reversible mediums in decorative painting.  A reversible medium can be taken back to a glaze with water (or alcohol like shellac).  Non-reversible mediums are far more common and are permanent (unless a solvent is used to remove). Reversible Mediums: Gouache Glaze = Gum Arabic + H2O + […]

Gum Arabic

Gum Arabic is a useful tool in your kit. Proper brush care will pay off, big time.  Not only will your brushes last longer, but you will save yourself frustration with deformed tools.  If fine brushes are not shaped, they can dry in a position that can make them unusable for your detail work, lettering, […]