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Everything You Need to Know About Gesso

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Gesso is the foundation of your painting, so it’s important to learn how to use it properly. In this post, I answer all of the common questions that you may have about it. I also share a number of tips that I have picked up over the years that I’ve learned through trial and error. What is gesso? Gesso is …

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Painting on Paper with Acrylics

In Acrylic Painting by Chris Breier2 Comments

If you have ever considered painting on paper with with acrylics you may have wondered if it needs to be prepared in a special manner. The answer is simple. You can paint with acrylics directly on paper with or without preparation. The paper you choose depends on your painting style and personal preferences. Paper made for specifically for acrylics is …