North Light Books. The ancient philosophy of wabi-sabi honors the imperfect, the transitory and the humble. In this guide, you'll learn how to use this incredibly malleable medium--in combination with oil paint and other mediums--to add layers of texture, atmosphere, depth and meaning to your paintings while developing a more intuitive artistic voice.

No matter what your experience level, learning to paint with cold wax will help you approach your work with confidence and a sense of adventure. Cold wax is a perfect vehicle for artists wishing to explore this aesthetic. Embrace unexpected turns, discover the beauty in simplicity and lose yourself in the process as you join Serena Barton on this creative and spiritual journey.

You will learn a liberating process of texturing, layering, building up and scraping back to create a fascinating "history of surface. Each piece will be the result of elements converging in a one-time-only way, resulting in fiercely original abstract paintings honoring your own process of self discovery.

Learn everything you need to know to create With Cold Wax!29 step-by-step demonstrations cover various techniques for working with oil paint and cold wax medium. Explore dozens of mark-making techniques with a variety of tools, most of which can be found in your kitchen or junk drawer. Excavate using various approaches for incising, exposing and scraping away layers.

Get inspired as 12 additional artists share their creative processes.

Cold Wax Medium Size: 16 oz

Product Type: -Paint. Can also be used to matte the surface of finished paintings. Country of Manufacture: -United States. Dimensions: size 128 oz - Overall Height - Top to Bottom: -7. 5". Size 128 oz - overall depth - Front to Back: -6". Size 16 oz - overall width - Side to Side: -3". 16oz. Made in USA. G03016 size: 16 oz features: -Cold wax medium.

Size 4 oz - overall height - Top to Bottom: -2. 75". Size 4 oz - overall width - Side to Side: -2". Size 16 oz - overall depth - Front to Back: -3". Category: Painting. Used to make oil colors thicker and more matte. Size 128 oz - overall width - Side to Side: -6". Size 4 oz - overall depth - Front to Back: -2". Makes oil colors thicker.

It can also be applied as a wax varnish. Size 16 oz - overall height - Top to Bottom: -4". It can be thinned to brush consistency by dissolving it in OMS. Add galkyd to cold wax medium to increase sheen and flexibility.


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Cold Wax Medium: Techniques, Concepts & Conversations

And because readers also want clear information and direction for working with cold wax, including: materials, illustrated how-to sections, detailed lists of supplies, studio setup, large sections of the book are devoted to important practical information, and in-depth discussion of procedures. The authors include their own thoughts about these topics, and more.

The authors' advice and experience--along with the work and words of over 100 artists from around the world--will strengthen your work and studio practice, suggest exciting new directions, and support thoughtful self-critique. It can also be applied as a wax varnish. Book purchasers will also have exclusive access to additional bonus material available online.

It can be thinned to brush consistency by dissolving it in OMS. Used to make oil colors thicker and more matte. 16oz. More than just a technical guide, fully illustrated book provides comprehensive information for those who are new to cold wax, this 320-page, as well as technical expertise and inspiration to those already using the medium.

Add galkyd to cold wax medium to increase sheen and flexibility. Rebecca crowell and jerry mcLaughlin feel strongly that the "why" of using cold wax medium is as important as the "how. Many of the artists whose work appears in the book speak about collaboration, process, and experimentation.


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Are you inspired by the little things, the humble--as your inspiration for making expressive, and shape and texture, the aged, you'll learn to use your appreciation for the simple things in life--the ordinary, the bits others might overlook? A crack in the sidewalk? The trunk of a fallen tree? Shards of broken pottery? Do you want your artwork to speak to the abstract nature of color, composition and mood?With Wabi-Sabi Art Workshop, intuitive art.

You will come to embrace imperfection and recognize that, there is such a thing as a happy accident!The wabi-sabi philosophy of art is probably a little different from what you're used to--it's a style that finds inspiration and beauty in the imperfect, in fact, yes, impermanent and humble nature of everyday objects.

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A brush made from silicone designed to spread wet paint and mediums smoothly across a surface. It is easy to clean with soap and water even after paint has dried on the surface. Use as a squeegee to pull paint or gesso smoothly across a canvas. Use it to apply glue to large paper surfaces with no brush marks and less waste Use it to create a variety of textures in the wet paint or gesso.

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