Author Archives: Mark Gottsegen


Discovering Oil Pastels

Are oil pastels compatible with other (non-oil) pastels, and do the same application techniques apply? Do they have any different requirements for such things as supports, priming and fixing? Find out in this "Ask the Experts" article!

Attaching canvas to board

I’ve been doing a lot of plein air painting on pieces of canvas stapled to 1/2-inch thick foam board. Now I want to mount them on hardboard panels and then trim the edges.