Painting techniques, pigments; oil, watercolor and acrylic

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  1. Pigments
  2. Acrylic painting techniques

Painting techniques, pigments; oil, watercolour and acrylic; lessons, courses; a list of websites

Artists Network
Fine art instruction, with articles, news, forums and video demonstrations.

Videos from Artists Network
Painting lessons on video.

Gamblin Artist Colors
an American manufacturer and supplier of artists materials. Materials, mediums, techniques.

Da Vinci Paints
A trusted company based in California that prepares hand-crafted paints in small batches.

Glaze painting techniques.
Wikipedia

How to Paint with Oils. Oil Painting Techniques
Helpful tips, essential techniques, and step-by-step demonstrations on using oil paints for all artists, from beginner to expert. About.com

A Manual of Oil Painting
Instructions for anyone interested in the revival of traditional oil painting techniques. Google Books

Oil Painting Techniques,
Offers instructional materials on oil painting techniques and supplies.
www.oilpaintingtechniques.com

Free Oil Painting Lessons and Techniques
Bill Martin offers free online oil painting lessons, tips and instruction to guide beginning artists in learning beginning oil painting techniques.

Painters Online
Painters-Online (U.K.), the website for Leisure Painter and The Artist magazines. A friendly community site for artists of all abilities.

Pigments Past, Pigments Present, Pigment Chemistry. 
The History, Definitions, and Techniques of Oil Painting, with emphasis on its development in the 15th century. Sanders Studios.

Oil Painting Techniques to Get You Started
Articles and videos on oil painting techniques which will help you get started.
www.how-to-draw-and-paint.com

Gamblin Artists Colors: Oil Painting Techniques & Palettes

Sight-size techniques/Atelier
Sight-Size is a method of drawing and painting an object exactly as it appears to the artist, on a one-to-one scale. Wikipedia

Wikipedia entry on oil painting techniques and history.

Winsor and Newton. Manufacturer of oil paints. 
Tips and techniques.

Pigments *

Egg Tempera. The Society of Painters in Tempera 
was founded in 1901 by Lady Herringham.The declared Object of the Society was “Improvement in the art of Tempera painting by the interchange of the knowledge and experience of the members.” Tempera, gesso, workshops, exhibitions, web links.

Egg Tempera Fine Art Museum
The use of egg tempera in the history of art.

Pigments. Pigments through the Ages –
detailed pigment histories, pigment recipes. Search by colour.

Tempera defined, 
with examples of master paintings in tempera. Artlex.

Gamblin Artist Colors
an American manufacturer and supplier of artists materials. Materials, mediums, techniques.

Da Vinci Paints
A trusted company based in California that prepares hand-crafted paints in small batches.

Winsor and Newton, famed manufacturer of oil paints. 
Tips and techniques.

Acrylic painting techniques *

Acrylic Painting Techniques
Learn more acrylic painting techniques.

10 Acrylic Painting Tips for BeginnersAcrylic Painting Techniques & Tutorials.

Acrylic Painting Techniques for the Artist in You
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Acrylic painting techniques.
Wikipedia entry.

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