Oil Painting Techniques : Varnishing Oil Paintings

Varnish is used on an oil painting to protect it from environmental pollution, cigarette smoke and to even out matte and glossy areas. Apply varnish on an oil painting in a well-ventilated area with help from an experienced artist in this free video on oil painting. Expert: Lisa Wright & Laura Pace Contact: www.aselart.com Bio: Lisa Wright and Laura Pace are a part of the staff at Asel Art in Austin, Texas. Filmmaker: Todd Green

Oil Painting Techniques : Using Oil Pastels

Most oil pastels are a combination of wax, oil and pigment, and the harder oil pastels are usually placed onto paper first. Find out how to use oil pastels, and how to create additional effects through the use of knives and wet brushes with help from an experienced artist in this free video on oil painting. Expert: Lisa Wright & Laura Pace Contact: www.aselart.com Bio: Lisa Wright and Laura Pace are a part of the staff at Asel Art in Austin, Texas. Filmmaker: Todd Green