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Paint test, part 2

Oil Paint test: Is the additional cost of high quality oil paints justified? – Part 2

By popular demand, an answer to the following question: Are W&N Winton paints a waste of your money? It’s now 2 years ago since I started to test the colour lightfastness of a few brands of paints to see the effect of being exposed to direct sunlight on the paint. Subject to this test are…

Oil Paint Test

Oil Paint test: Is the additional cost of high quality oil paints justified? – Part 1

Warning: This is an elaborate post.  The content of this post may be less interesting to you if you are not a painter. Painters, however, may find this very interesting. I’ve been using Winsor & Newton Winton oil paints for many years now. They are available in 200ml tubes and as it always goes, bigger…