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A few simple steps to a clean paint brush after using oil based paint.  I know none of us want to, but sometimes those oil based products are just what works best, and now we don't have to sacrifice our brushes.

How to clean paint brushes: A few simple steps to a clean paint brush after using oil based paint. I know none of us want to, but sometimes those oil based products are just what works best, and now we don't have to sacrifice our brushes.

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4 Easy Ways To Clean Paint Brushes - Vintage Household Tip

4 Easy Ways To Clean Paint Brushes - Vintage Household Tip - The Graphics Fairy

It is best to clean your brushes before the paint dries, of course, but if your brushes have dried paint on them, you can still salvage them and put them to good use again. To remove latex paint that has recently dried, use hot water and dish soap by first

Ways to Clean Dried Paint From a Paint Brush

Ways to Clean Dried Paint From a Paint Brush (including heat vinegar, soak brushes. Remove from vinegar, allow brushes to cool. Use a comb or wire brush to loosen paint from brush, rinse with water, let dry.

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How To Clean Oil-Based Paint Out Of A Brush

Painting Basics –How To Clean Oil-Based Paint From Brushes

This paint brush cleaning tip is awesome! I've never had such an easy time cleaning my brush before using this method

This paint brush cleaning tip is awesome! I've never had such an easy time cleaning my brush before using this method

Your paint brushes will almost clean themselves! The easiest, laziest method possible for cleaning paint brushes.

Your paint brushes will almost clean themselves! The easiest, laziest method possible for cleaning paint brushes. Soak paintbrushes in water with a splash of Murphy Oil Soap for a few hours and scrub with the rough side of a sponge.

Soak oil brushes in cleaning solvent without bending the bristles and ruining the brush!

Secrets to Using and Preserving Paint Brushes and Rollers

Don't let bristles touch the jar bottom when soaking oil brushes in cleaning solvent. Clip a medium or large binder clip around the handle of a brush and spread the arms to span a cleaning container so the brush bristles don't touch the bottom.

How To Clean Paint Brushes ~ Tip of the Day. To clean a paint brush with dried paint or any dirty paint brush for that matter, simply add two tablespoons of fabric softener to one cup of warm water and let soak overnight! It will soften the paint, and rinse off easily!

How To Clean Paint Brushes ~ Tip of the Day

To clean a paint brush with dried paint or any dirty paint brush for that matter, simply add two tablespoons of fabric softener to one cup of warm water and let soak overnight! It will soften the paint, and rinse off easily!

'Paint Brush Care: How To Rescue a Petrified Brush...!' (via The Family Handyman)

Paint Brush Care: How To Rescue a Petrified Brush

Paint Brush Care: How To Rescue a Petrified Brush Use brush cleaner; drill a hole through the brush handle so you can run a wire through to suspend it so only bristles are submerged; rubber-band a plastic bag over it to container harmful vapors.

Clean Paint Brushes: Soak in hot vinegar for 30 minutes and good as new!

How to Clean your Paint Brush with Vinegar

how to clean paint brushes - Clean Paint Brushes: Soak in hot vinegar for 30 minutes and good as new!

Whether you're a beginner painter or an artist with more experience, brushing up on the basics of oil paint brushes can be helpful. Learn the parts, materials and shapes of common oil painting brushes and find out how to best use them in your artwork.

Oil Paint Brushes: How to Choose & Use the Best Brushes

What exactly do you need in your painting tool box? We& walk you through the basic types and shapes of oil paint brushes and the effects they create.

simple canvas paintings for beginners | What You Need to Know Painting Canvas

What You Need to Know About the Different Types of Painting Canvas Available

Canvas Painting for Beginners

Want to create artwork like Monet and Van Gogh? Find out how to paint impressionist style pieces of art in this simple tutorial on Craftsy!

How to Paint Impressionist Style Paintings

Can't decide what to paint? These acrylic painting ideas from Craftsy are bound to inspire some beautiful works of art.

previous pinner: i learned this in college and have used it ever since: How to Make a Paintbrush Cleaner Jar

There are plenty of paintbrush cleaning aids you can buy in art supply stores (usually jars with a metal screen or grids along the bottom) but if you want an easy and cheap way to make your own paintbrush cleaner jar, keep reading.

Susan Ploughe packs these in a separate bag while her brushes and tubes of paint are stored in her Soltek easel.

Packing for Plein Air painting. Susan Ploughe packs these in a separate bag while her brushes and tubes of paint are stored in her Soltek easel.

Paint tube storage also a great idea for color tubes

good idea for my future craft room! Use nails and binder clips to store paint tubes.

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