Examples of oil painting in a Sentence
He studied oil painting in college.
A large oil painting hangs above the mantel.
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There are portraits of her famous poses (wielding a small knife, rubbing her temples in exasperation) in oil paint, in pop-art style, in collage.
Interestingly, this painting, created at the same time as the burqa paintings, is executed in relatively stiff, impasto oil paint.
What is relatively new, however, is his use of diamond dust – a fine glass – over oil paints with resin in his works.
The abstract oil painting titled Woman-Ochre has never been seen again.
In 2008 she was inspired by her friend Brian Colbath, an oil painting instructor at Avery Heights to take up her brush again, overcoming the limits to her manual dexterity left by the effects of Guillain-Barre Syndrome.
In part that comes from his supremely unforgiving material: sheet copper, copper wire and oil paints.
The landscape is a 1854 oil painting from William Lewis Sontag titled Mountain Landscape.
In each frame, the team of artists mimicked the thick layers of oil paint that Vincent mixed on his canvases with his palette knife and hands through a technique called impasto.
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OIL PAINTING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of oil painting for English Language Learners
: the art of painting with oil paints
: a picture that is painted with oil paints
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