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Old 11-13-2019, 03:19 AM
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Re: Solvent Free Painting

When you do not use some ingredients you just limit yourself. I always use painting ingredients or tools if them helps me to paint better. I use acrylic, solvents, fillers, alkyds, powdered pigments, oils when I need to use them.
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Re: Solvent Free Painting

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When you do not use some ingredients you just limit yourself. I always use painting ingredients or tools if them helps me to paint better. I use acrylic, solvents, fillers, alkyds, powdered pigments, oils when I need to use them.

You are so right.
My wish not to use additional ingredients reflects my fears of health issues, not any creative reluctance.

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Old 11-13-2019, 04:08 PM
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Re: Solvent Free Painting

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Wish you'd posted that earlier in the thread!
I just worked that out for myself and went out and bought a scraper.
My aim in life is not to use any medium or thinner - except for a bit of oil - for *all* my painting.

Edmund

I've used no medium in 95% of my paintings and have never scraped any paint. Not sure why one would, but I realize we all have our own methods and techniques. Ne medium is needed if you don't mind the consistency of the paint straight from the tube.

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Re: Solvent Free Painting

Would this apply to indirect painting methods?
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