Materials and Methods

A collection (well just a pair for the moment) of artist's materials and methods.

Colour Wheel Colour Wheel

This colour wheel is based on the Albert Munsell Colour System that has 100 steps. I painted this simplified version with gouache many years ago and keep it on the wall for quick reference.

Oil Painting Medium Recipe Oil Painting Medium Recipe

This is the recipe I use to mix my oil painting medium.

Oil paint straight from the tube has varying consistency so to get your paint to that nice buttery consistency that makes it workable, it may need to be thinned.