2 oz Damaar Varnish (homemade)
1 oz Sun-thickened linseed oil
1 oz Venice turpentine
then add one of the following on palette while painting:
alkyd painting medium
Matte or Gloss medium
Terre Verte (Green Earth)
Cadmium Red Deep(
Cadmium Yellow Medium(
Cadmium Yellow Light(
Cadmium Red Scarlet(
Cadmium Yellow Pale(
Cadmium Red Light(
Chinese Red Vermilioned
( Longer drying colors in Oil paint. Recommend dryer with these.
* Transparent colors excellent for glazing in oil paint.
Soft hair brushes are best for glazing : they allow a smooth and even layering of the color.
Some of the best brushes for this application are ox hair flats, sable and squirrel hair (mix).
All are available in sizes ranging from 1/4" to 3".
Sable watercolor brushes have the best tips for rendering fine details, sizes range from 000 and up.
Rekab produces a fine and inexpensive sable brush of this type.