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"I have some of those. I'll try them out. Thanks."
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Patricia Lintner replied to Marilyn Salzano's discussion best brand of oil paints?
"I actually purchased the Winsor & Newton Artisan Water Mixable Oil paints and they seem to work fine for me, although I don't have other oils to compare to."
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"I am a little late getting on this question but maybe someone could let me know if I am doing this right. I apply GAC100 two coats to the front and back of my wood panels, then one coat of gesso. Then I apply the CWM. Is this necessary for me to do?"
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Patricia Lintner replied to Rebecca Crowell's discussion Introduce yourself, please
"Hello Rebecca, I am Patricia Lintner. I have been an artist for many years but just recently stumbled upon a video of Serena Barton's with CWM and I am hooked. I have done a few pieces but nowhere near where I want to be. I am excited to have…"
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"Hi Patricia, Thanks so much for you kind comment! I don't do anything to the paper at all--the oil paper is already set to receive the paint. Nice & easy!"
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Cindy James replied to Rebecca Crowell's discussion Introduce yourself, please
"Hi everyone. Ive been painting with encaustic for six years but came across Rebecca's cold wax paintings and fell in love with them. Being new to oils, cold wax medium seemed less intimidating than all the solvents out there so I started…"
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How to eliminate/avoid residue

Posted by Frances Cordero de Bolanos on October 23, 2016 at 9:35am 2 Comments

Hello, I recently joined this forum and I am very new to cold wax.  I used cold wax (Gamblin) and mixed the wax with oil paint but it left a residue that looks like I had added sand to the mix.  I used a pallet to mix the medium and applied to a wood panel. The ratio that I used was about 50/50. I also tried the cold wax medium on its won; thick and thin layers but also shows sand like (or tiny bubbles) on the surface. Do you have any suggestions on how to fix or avoid the problem? Thank…

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best brand of oil paints?

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Hi, what's the best brand of oil paints to use with cold wax? Thanks.Continue

Introduce yourself, please

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I'm Rebecca Crowell--I started this site in order to help bring together past participants in my Oil and Wax Workshops and also to give other artists a look at the process and techniques. Please visit my website at…Continue

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Pastels

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I am new to the cold wax process. Is it okay to add pastels to the cold wax?Continue

Cradled birch panels

Started by Maggie Leal Valias. Last reply by Allison Bacovillard on Saturday. 4 Replies

I saw a post here a couple of months ago about custom cradled birch panels from Sunbelt Manufacturing in Texas. I have just received my second order of thirty panels and feel moved to give Sunbelt a big nod of approval. The panels are the best…Continue

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Painting with Dorland's Cold Wax Medium article

Created by Rebecca Crowell Apr 18, 2010 at 11:35am. Last updated by Rebecca Crowell Apr 18, 2010.

Basic Cold Wax and Oil Procedures

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