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M21 Painting Mediums and Techniques1M2-1 Painting Mediums and TechniquesTagsPainting MediumsIt is the process of applying pigment on a smooth surface securing interesting arrangements of forms, lines and colors.PIGMENTS It supplies the colorsVEHICLE A binder made of liquid and mixed with pigment before applying it in a flat surface.Kinds of Painting Mediums1. ENCAUSTICIt is one of the earliest mediums. Greeks, Romans and Egyptian coffin2. TEMPRAThey are mineral pigments. Applied in wood panels. Since it dries quickly, corrections are difficult to make.PANEL PAINTINGIt is a method of painting where egg is used to build up volume, then By glazed with oil paints mixed with resin, thus producing a jewel-like effect.3. FRESCO
M21 Painting Mediums and Techniques2It is the application of earth pigments mixed with water on a damp plaster wall.Images becomes permanently fixed.A. Fresco SeccoThe Asian type of fresco applied on paper or silk.4. WATERCOLOR It is done in one sitting. It is a tempered paint made of pure ground pigment bound with gum Arabic. There can be no corrections to be made.GouacheIt is a paint in which the pigment has been mixed with chalk like material, thus making the paint opaque.5. OILIt is the flexible of all the mediums. It is slow to dry, thus changes can be made.

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Term
Fall
Professor
Nancy Karanja
Tags
Oil painting, Painting Mediums

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