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A waveform? A landform? Just a lovely abstract?

Can you help me learn more about this painting and/or the artist? [more inside]
posted by atlantica on Jun 5, 2013 - 4 answers

How do I repair a rip in oil painting on canvas?

Have an oil painting, self portrait of my old man, there is an L shaped rip around 6x4in flap. What's the best way to repair it?
posted by daveo'h on Mar 15, 2013 - 6 answers

Help me identify this painting!

Help me identify this painting! [more inside]
posted by doomtop on Dec 16, 2010 - 4 answers

Will temperature fluctuations harm acrylic or oil paints or paintings?

I am setting up a painting studio in my attic and I am concerned about how fluctuating temperatures will affect the paints and paintings. [more inside]
posted by desjardins on Nov 12, 2010 - 5 answers

Sanding and re-gessoing a large canvas: advice, tips and tricks?

Sanding and re-gessoing a large canvas: advice, tips and tricks? [more inside]
posted by aquafortis on Mar 7, 2010 - 9 answers

Where do I buy (inexpensive) art in Manhattan?

Where can I buy inexpensive canvas paintings or glicee prints in Manhattan? [more inside]
posted by bzn on Jan 9, 2010 - 2 answers

What's your favorite place to buy artists' canvas in NYC?

What's your favorite place to buy artists' canvas in NYC? [more inside]
posted by aquafortis on Aug 14, 2009 - 4 answers

Help me shellac my matzoh balls

I dumped a substantial portion of matzoh ball soup on a canvas. After it dries I'm going to glue the larger chunks down, and then I need to varnish/shellac/something the canvas. What would work best? [more inside]
posted by andoatnp on Apr 22, 2009 - 9 answers

Ill-prepared, but taking up oil painting anyway

Artfilter: I've decided to take up oil/canvas painting. I have good artistic sensibilities, but no formal training and no supplies. What do I need to know/own? [more inside]
posted by charmston on Nov 16, 2008 - 18 answers

He makes it look so easy.

I could paint that. Couldn't I? [more inside]
posted by LoriFLA on Oct 17, 2007 - 40 answers

Fix a dent in my new painting

How can I fix a dent in my new painting (oil on canvas)? [more inside]
posted by strangeleftydoublethink on May 23, 2006 - 3 answers

How to paint with acrylics?

I want to start painting with acrylics. What are good, inexpensive supplies to get? What are some good resources/websites to learn how to start? [more inside]
posted by petah on Apr 25, 2006 - 5 answers

Wiring Heavy Paintings

How do I wire heavy paintings for hanging with thick, braided wire? [more inside]
posted by wetpaint on Feb 5, 2006 - 9 answers

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