Blog — solvent free oil painting

The Solvent Free Studio

m graham oil painting while pregnant pregnancy and oil painting solvent free oil painting studio safety walnut oil

For the last 5 months my studio has been completely solvent free! I didn't know how easy it would be to make the switch! For anyone that paints alla prima I recommend this method 100%. If you like to paint in a glazing or layering method this might not work for you. I pretty much only used the solvent (Gamsol) for thinning the wash to tone the surface at the very beginning of the painting, and to...

Read more →