Tips for using Palettes with acrylic paint

Use a misting spray bottle to keep acrylics from drying out

Cover your palette with plastic wrap and keep in refrigerator to keep paint moist to use the next day

Try cleaning recently dried acrylic on your palette with rubbing alcohol


Tips for using Palettes with oil paint

Prepare wood palettes for oil paints with a wipe-down of linseed oil

Consider painting your palette a medium gray to help with mixing of colors

Baby wipes are a quick oil paint cleanup for palettes

For a vintage patina on your palette, clean up with mineral spirits


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“If you hear a voice within you say you cannot paint, then by all means paint and that voice will be silenced.” 
― Vincent van Gogh