Artisan Water Mixable Oil Paint

Artisan Water Mixable Oil Paint

Here at The Deckle Edge we stock a range of water-mixable oil paints by Winsor and Newton called Artisan. They are just like normal oil paints except they can be mixed with water! This is beneficial as it means you don’t have to use harsh solvents while painting and allows for a safer painting environment. […]

Gesso

Gesso for beginners

What is gesso? Gesso (pronounced ‘jesso’) is basically a paint mixture used to prepare a surface for painting – often for oil or acrylics. It usually comprises of a binder mixed with chalk or gypsum and sometimes it has a pigment added to it too (usually Titanium White). Water- and oil-based gesso mixtures are available […]