Healthy OIl Painting, Solvent Free

In short, I use all Natural Walnut Oil to paint with and clean my brushes. I have been using M. Graham for almost 15 years and have enjoyed all the benefits as have my students. In a time when health counts even a little more, I recommend these paints.

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Healthy Painting & Introduction to Painting with the Painting Knife Videos

I hope you enjoy these two videos. There are many benefits to painting with a painting knife. My approach is a much more healthy approach for the oil painter. Live long and paint well.

Healthy Painting


Introduction to Painting with the Painting Knife

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Going Green – Healthy Painting

I want to focus on being healthier this year. It has always been my concern but I need a concentrated effort if I expect change.

Morning Sun, 9 x 12, painted with M. Graham oil paints and painting knife

I can affect my physical health by a few good choices. Exercise; eat more vegetables and less animal products.

My painting also has physical aspects. How I stand and move as I paint. The paints and mediums I choose.

I have chosen to use M. Graham paints that are healthy for my paintings and me. Made from vegetable oil. They are ingredients that have been around since the old masters.

Students have told me how liberating these paints are for them. No more odors and headaches or migraines from the mediums and brush cleaners they used to choose. The walnut oil paint pigments are the easiest colors to mix and use.

Please see my website for more details and schedule a workshop in your area and GO GREEN.