Creative Blog: Oil colours

06.10.2017

The grisaille painting has a very long painting tradition and has been practised already in medieval panel painting. “Grisaille” means a composition of a painting using only grey colour shades (tonal art work), while the motif appears only through different light and shadow areas. After a grisaille has been finished, it can be overpainted and...

06.09.2017

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31.08.2017

In our blog we like to present a classical oil painting and a classical theme – Venice. The German artist Werner Maier from Munich shows us step by step how he arranges his view on Venice using the finest oil colours Norma® Professional.

26.09.2016

Dirk Schmitt, German artist from Cologne and a representative of contemporary realism, tells us, which colours in the MUSSINI® range he appreciates most. For him, it was very difficult to choose between 108 unique and brilliant colours, based on recipes from old masters, as he uses a large spectrum of MUSSINI® in his oil paintings. Nevertheless, he...

26.04.2016

Printing techniques in oil can now be realized with all Schmincke oil colours. Therefore you only have to change them into printable colours. This can easily be made with the Print-medium for relief and intaglio developed by Schmincke.