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Artist Oil Colors
Named for the Brooklyn neighborhood where these paints originated, Williamsburg Artist Oil Colors are known for their high quality and an extensive palette.
Mediums & Additives
A range of products for extending and modifying the working properties of oil colors.
Williamsburg Oil Grounds
Traditional linseed oil-based preperations for painting oils on sized canvas or linen and wood panel.
Revisiting Oils Over Acrylics
The Value of Painting with Neutral Grays
Rabbit Skin Glue – Pros & Cons
Go deep into the Earth (colors)
We will take you through the extensive palette of earth colors offered in Williamsburg Oil paints, breaking down the differences between natural, mined pigments, and colors that have been synthesized. Explore the texture, transparency and utility of these colors in your painting!
The drying time chart referenced in this video can be found here: https://goldenhub.goldenpaints.com/storage/uploads/williamsburg-drytime-chart-091818.pdf
For a listing of all our colors categorized by their relative grind (very fine to coarse) see this list from our website: https://goldenhub.goldenpaints.com/storage/uploads/grind-category-pdf-1.pdf
Painting with Williamsburg Neutral Grays
Check your local retailer for Williamsburg New Neutral Gray Set based on the Munsell Color System, helps you adjust value and chroma of any color without altering hue. Take a quick look at the creation and use of neutral gray colors within the Williamsburg palette and explore neutralizing colors while preserving value using the Munsell color system as well Grisaille, the practice of underpainting in grayscale then applying color glazes.
Find the Munsell data for every color in the Williamsburg palette here.
Preparing Canvas using Titanium Oil Ground
This is Williamsburg Oil Colors' recommendation for preparing canvas using Titanium Oil Ground - which is made with Titanium Dioxide and marble dust to produce an ideal combination of tooth and absorbency for oil painting.
Product Discontinuation Update
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Materials & Application Support
Our role in the arts community has been to provide artists with the best tools to meet their needs. This includes an obligation to provide the most complete information available on artists' materials from our laboratory, research, and collaboration with other innovators and material scientists.
Please use this resource to obtain information regarding art materials in general, and GOLDEN products in particular. We cover product labeling, guidelines for safe use of art materials, waste disposal and environmental impact. We also provide links to other information that we have found helpful. If you don't find what you need, please contact us.