Safety In Oils

Safety In Working With Oil Paint You’ve already read a lot about paint safety as part of our Toxicity discussion in our Choosing Your Paint lesson. We’ll go a bit more in-depth in this lesson since you have chosen oil as your preferred painting medium. Here are the topics we’ll be discussing: Solvents Mediums Flammability Toxicity   A lot of beginning students that I talk to are interested in working with oil paints, but are concerned with the hazards associated with them. They may have heard stories about “smelly” turpentine or toxic paints and while these concerns are certainly based in fact, many … Continue reading Safety In Oils