Learn about why and when you should varnish a painting, the types of varnishes available, and the recommended one


Including how to choose the right ground and prime your supports

Yellow Pigments

Including cadmium yellow, chrome yellow, genuine naples yellow, lead-tin yellow, mars yellow, naples yellow

White Pigments

Including lead white (flake white, cremnitz white), titanium white, and zinc white

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