Art Blog: Tutorials, tips & resources for artists of all levels

Discover which supplies you need to get started and the essential techniques to improve your skills as an artist. From brand reviews to in depth tutorials on how to master your medium, find a tutorial to enhance your art practice.

Best Oil Paint Brands: A Comprehensive Review

Every brand of oil paint has its own unique properties. It’s important to know the differences between each make to choose a brand to suit your painting style.

Oil Painting Mediums: A Guide

Oil painting mediums can alter the consistency and finish of your paint. Discover what each medium is used for and the results you can achieve by using them.

The Best Brushes for Oil Painting

You’ll come across a range of brushes with different descriptions—flat, round, sable, bristle. Find out which are best for oil painting in this guide.

How to Take Care of Your Oil Painting Brushes

Six tips to help you take care of your oil painting brushes. With this guide you can keep them looking and painting like new for much longer.

The Best Paint Brush for Fine Details

Painting in detail feels so much easier when you have the right tool for the job—find the best paint brush for fine details in this guide.

How to Clean Up After Oil Painting

This guide walks you through how to clean up after oil painting, what you need to do so and how to keep your materials in good condition.

How to Clean Up After Oil Painting Without Solvent

Here is a quick and easy process you can use to clean up after oil painting without using solvent—it’ll keep your workspace free of heady fumes.

How to Choose a Surface for Oil Painting

A guide to help you choose a surface for oil painting. Discover the options and find a great value support that makes your work stand out.