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Tempera, also named egg tempera, was a painting technique that succeeded the encaustic water coloring method, only to be substituted by oil painting. Its name is derived from the Latin word temperature, denoting ' proportional mixing.' Unlike oil paint which employs oil or encaustic coats, which encompasses beeswax to muddle

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One of the best ways of creating a watercolor effect on your painting is by using a wash technique. The natural versatility of mediums and acrylic paints gives them a broad and different range of uses. For example, water will cause rusting if allowed to pool a given vehicle or

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Building model cars is a valuable skill or hobby to have. Painting is equally as important as putting it together. All you have to worry about is getting the basic steps correctly. There are many ways you can paint a model car. You can paint with a brush, with spray

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Mechanical sewing machines are great, aren’t they?Sure, they don’t have the bells and whistles computerized sewing machines do but when you get down to the bones there is very little difference in performance. But with so many on the market and such a range in prices, finding the best mechanical sewing machine can

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Picking the best lathe for bowl turning is tricky because they aren't commonly used machines that you can ask most of your friends for a recommendation for, they are specialist and niche! Plus they can be dangerous if used incorrectly or if the wrong machine is used so you need

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For some, a regular iron may be sufficient for their sewing needs but most regular irons don't apply the necessary pressure whilst avoiding damaging the garment. And the last thing you want to do is burn or damage your latest sewing project and have to start again. Imagine all that

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