How to Light Oil Paintings?

Answer Lighting artwork must be done properly so as to accentuate the painting without damaging the work. Glare is an important factor to take into consideration when the piece of art is behind glass. Lig... Read More »

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How do I photograph my paintings?

Prepare the PaintingsGather all paintings, framed and unframed. Wash glass-framed paintings with glass cleaner and a soft, cotton cloth. Dust any unframed paintings with a dry, cotton cloth. Wipe p... Read More »

How to Buy Oil Paintings Online?

Over the centuries, original oil paintings have never lost their preeminent position as a prized possession for any art collector. From auctions to art galleries to online art galleries now, origin... Read More »

How to Photograph Oil Paintings?

While a photograph of an oil painting will never give you the same experience as actually seeing the original, these tips will help you get close.

About African Paintings?

African paintings often are recognized by their use of color, structures and unique images. Although it might not be apparent at first, African paintings often tell a story; most are inspired by th... Read More »