How to Decide on Finish: See Before & After Varnishing an Oil Painting

glazing or varnishing oil paintings

Do Oil Paintings Need a Glaze Finish? Occasionally I am asked about the surface treatment of Oil Paintings. Should you glaze them? Varnish them? Leave them as-is? To provide an answer, I’ve put together a video with examples in the form of a Custom Pet Portrait in Oil and one of my Still Life oil […]

Art, Crafts and Creative Clubs: 7 Things to Do in Nanaimo

Sports aren’t the only clubs for adults any more. Whether you want to learn a new skill, find an outlet for your creative side, or just want to meet some new people, Nanaimo has a ton of cultural events, activities and groups to choose from. So if you’re looking for something to do in Nanaimo, why not […]