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Painting technique involving dipping the figure into a pigment and varnish mix to give a shading effect and a protective coat.

Commercial dipping products are available, although many painters prefer to mix their own blend using inks, liquid wax products, etc.

The original article on this procedure can be found here

Sometimes referred to as Magic Dip.

Original definition 28 January 2011 4:45 AM by Norman D Landings.

Last revised 12 January 2017 6:31 PM by Personal logo Bobgnar Supporting Member of TMP.