How to Varnish an Acrylic Painting

How to varnish an acrylic painting

The varnish is the final step for painting. It protects acrylic painting for years from all negative factors and make it just even more beautiful. Varnishing an acrylic painting is easy. Choose your varnish, I use Golden Polymer removable varnish. Use a separate brush or a spray, thin the varnish if needed, apply it evenly … Read more

Why varnish acrylic painting?

why varnish acrylic painting

Varnish is the final step for painting. When I just started I was terrified – there were so many contradictory posts about varnishing but all of them said, you could probably ruin your painting…Wait, what? I avoided varnishing for a while but one day I decided just to try on a small painting. And that … Read more

7 Ways How to Make Acrylics More Opaque & Full Opaque Colors List

how to make acrylics more opaque

Do you know what I adore the most about acrylic painting? When I feel how the thick acrylic paint covers the canvas and I see the even and opaque surface waiting for me to create something. Honestly, I don’t like translucent colors and always try to learn how to make acrylics more opaque. To make … Read more

5 Proven Ways How to Make Acrylic Paint Dry Faster

How to make acrylic paint dry faster

Acrylic paint is fast-drying and this is one of the reasons many artists adore it! Sometimes we really need more open time, but there are some cases we need our painting to dry faster because probably you are as impatient as I am ;). More often we need to speed up drying time when we … Read more

How to Thin Acrylic Paint: 3 Correct Ways & 3 Dont’s

Thinning acrylic paint

Thinning acrylic paints may become a real headache for beginners and experienced artists. We need to thin paint to get better results in painting and the right method and thinning mixing ratio will come with experience, but I recommend you start learning and trying right now with my full guide. To thin acrylic paint, you … Read more

Best Isolation Coat for Acrylic Painting: Is It Necessary?

Is Isolation Coat Necessary for Acrylic Painting?

I’ve found that there is no full answer to many beginners who struggle with the isolation coat. In fact, it’s a process that can easily be your good painting practice if you’re aiming to enjoy your painting for long years. Is an isolation coat necessary for your acrylic painting? The isolation coat for acrylic painting … Read more

How to Prime Wood for Acrylic Painting

How to Prime Wood for Acrylic Painting

Acrylic paints can be painted onto wood. It could be a great experience and a piece of art. But you have to prepare your wooden surface properly before you start if you don’t want to redo it later (which is not so easy as painting on canvas). If you have an idea to paint acrylic … Read more