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    What Is An Oil Painting? A Complete Guideā€¦

    Oil paint is a traditional art medium used by artists. The medium of oil holds pigments (colors) together in oil paint. Linseed oil is the most common form of oil used in painting. Colored pigments embedded in a medium that dries by evaporation or chemical reaction are known as paints. These pigments have been used on a wide range of surfaces, including canvas and timber panels. Paintings can be shifted from one support to another with care, such as from plaster to canvas, for added strength and handling convenience. A canvas is usually composed of fine European linen with a firm close weave which is the typical support for oil…