Proper Use of Oil Paint Brushes
It is easy to see which oil paint brushes should be used in
which occasions. First of all, use big oil paint brushes for
big jobs and big areas and use little oil paint brushes for
little jobs. Using a big brush in oil painting is different
from using a small brush in oil painting.
How to start using an oil painting brush?
Start an oil painting with big oil paint brush since the
beginning stages of an oil painting include broad applications
of large oil painting areas and gradually refine the oil
painting. Therefore start with big oil painting brushes and
gradually progress to using small oil painting brushes.
Which oil paint brushes are the best for oil painting?
Below are recommended oil paint brushes and best natural
hair oil painting brushes.
1. Red sable bright
Red sable bright oil painting brushes are chisel edged oil
paint brushes for the general painting of the flesh tones in
light and shade. Red sable bright oil painting brushes come in
sizes of 10 to 16. For refining the shales and tones of the
shadows and the edges of the shadows, use red sable bright oil
paint brushes numbers or sizes 4 to 10.
2. white bristle filbert oil paint brushes
White bristle filbert oil paint brushes are flat ferruled
oil paint brushes that become rounded at their end for the
initial lay in of the composition and the patterns of liight
and dark. These while bristle filbert oil paint brushes are for
painting clothing and backgroounds of oil painting. White
bristle filbert oil paint brushes come in sizes 9 to 12.
3. Red sable filbert oil paint brushes
Red sable filbert oil paint brushes are for the darker
accents in the shadows in oil painting. Red sable filbert oil
paint brushes come in sizes 2 to 6. You can also use a red
sable bright oil paint brushes for this oil painting task.
4. Hake oil paint brushes
what is hake??
Hake is made in Japan. hake is pronounced
'hockey'. This oil painting brush is used for blending
backgrounds and clothing in oil painting.
What size of hake oil paint brush should i get?
You shoujld only get large sizes hake oil
paint brushes only. Any large red sable oil paint brush can
also be u seed to fuse two tones togeher. Any oil paint
brush that you use as a blender has to be perfectly dry adn
free of any paint!