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The entries are in alphabetical order by magazine name and then in chronological sequence.
To obtain a copy of any magazine article contact your local public library or the publisher.

sa   GESSO
xx   ART

The selective use of highlighting in various media. Includes tips on adding egg yolk to white paint to create texture.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Aug 1990 (v.7#8) pg. 12
Added Info ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Oct 1990 (v.7#10) pg. 7

Tips on how to use acrylic medium to prime paper for oil painting.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Mar 1991 (v.8#3) pg. 30

A guide to white pigments that are available.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Nov 1991 (v.8#11) pg. 80

Advice on mixing sand and other stable inorganic materials in paint and gesso to create texture.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Feb 1992 (v.9#2) pg. 29

A quick recipe for versatile paint, a fast-drying, water-based casein. Includes recipes for making the casein solution, saponified beeswax and the paint.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Jun 1992 (v.9#6) pg. 40

An explanation of the various grades of pigments.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Jul 1992 (v.9#7) pg. 74

An explanation of what "interference color" pigments are.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Jul 1993 (v.10#7) pg. 13

How to test the lightfastness of your most-often-used paint, colored pencil or pastel colors.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Jul 1994 (v.11#7) pg. 6A

Advice on what to look for in quality artist's paint.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Aug 1994 (v.11#8) pg. 40
Added Info ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Oct 1994 (v.11#10) pg. 8

Tip on how to loosen the cap on a tube of paint that is held in place by hardened paint.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Nov 1994 (v.11#11) pg. 11A

Making art that lasts. A comprehensive guide to the papers, canvases, paints and more that you can use to ensure your art is around for generations.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Jul 1998 (v.15#7) pg. 42
Added Info ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Nov 1998 (v.15#11) pg. 8

Advice on safe options in artist's paints for use in a kitchen.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Jan 1999 (v.16#1) pg. 78
Added Info ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Mar 1999 (v.16#3) pg. 10

Working with casein. General advice on the material and application of a varnish.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Apr 1999 (v.16#4) pg. 40

The basics of painting with cold wax.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE May 1999 (v.16#5) pg. 74

Recipe for three homemade artist paints (salt paint, shiny paint and slippery finger paint).
COUNTRYSIDE & SMALL STOCK JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1992 (v.76#2) pg. 48

Fourteen tips for working safely with paints, varnishes and thinners used in decorative painting.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jan-Feb 1990 (v.17#1) pg. 31

Advice on slowing down the curing time of metallic paints so they will flow smoothly longer.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK May-Jun 1992 (v.19#3) pg. 23

Tips and techniques for blending paint colors.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jul-Aug 1992 (v.19#4) pg. 12

An explanation of how alkyds differ from oils and acrylics. How to use them in decorative painting.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK May-Jun 1997 (v.24#3) pg. 6

What's new in paint. A guide to new glass and tile paints, decorative paints formulated for use outdoors and water-mixable oil paints.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Mar-Apr 1999 (v.26#2) pg. 22

Tips on how to remove the last of the paint from a tube.
TOLE WORLD #105 Jul-Aug 1990 (v.14#4) pg. 41

Tips on loosening a cap on tube paints and how to coat the threads to avoid the problem.
TOLE WORLD #122 May-Jun 1993 (v.17#3) pg. 26