Ninja Art Varnishing Demo

Finishing, How To, Intermediate, Painting, Video Tips

Varnishing is an important way to protect your beautiful, finished artwork¬†— and is also brings out all the delightful colours.

Watch this demo on how to varnish an acrylic painting:

Now here’s a bonus tip for looking after your varnishing brush without having to clean it in turps every time!

Want to learn more about varnishing, why artworks should be varnished at what varnish to use? Check out this post:

Happy painting!

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