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 + […]

Slick Coat

A Slick Coat is a “grease”  coat applied to a surface in preparation for a glaze application.  The purpose of greasing the surface is to allow the next layer to be moved and manipulate easier and stay open longer.  It is a clear solution and usually applied with a roller, sponge, mist spray, or rag.  […]

Tooth Veinette

No other brush gives such fine lines like the tooth veinette.  Use this brush for painting many faux wood, marble, and other organic finishes.  Check out the video below to learn more. The tooth veinette is made with high quality bristle hair and is hand-picked for its straightness and length. The ‘teeth’ allow for a […]