Want Less Cracking in Your Oil Painting?
Many oil painters will advocate "Fat over Lean" painting but not everyone knows exactly what that means. Today, we are going to explore that topic and share some of the best new mediums to improve your oil painting.
Fat Over Lean
In order to make sure the paint sticks well, it is very important to paint Fat over Lean. It does not refer to thickness of paint, but instead to amount of oil: paint with more oil content (Fat) over paint with less oil content (Lean).
Fat over Lean refers to the oil painting principle that applying paint with a higher ratio of oil to color pigments OVER pai... [More]