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it had managed to survive it's wound. A scar, unhealed in some places, spiraled upward as the tree continued to grow. Its relevance informed me. A line, drawn boldly with force, to mimic the tree's attempt to endure.
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…Continue
As is the way with most of us I have decades of stuff gathering dust in my studio. Today I found some oil based printing inks..gorgeous colours, highly pigmented (expensive!)and thick consistency. Can I mix them with cold wax to paint with????Continue
It took me a loooong time (a year at least) before I finally hit that buy button for the Cold Wax book, as I live in Israel and the shipping costs are higher than what the book costs. The book arrived this week and I have to say - it is…Continue
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