How to clean oil paint from a brush or a palette
How to clean oil paint from a brush or a palette, summary:
- Use odorless mineral spirits.
- To clean a kolinsky fan brush, spill the mineral spirits on a rag and wipe the rag with the brush (not the brush with the rag).
- Plunge a bristle brush into a can with white spirits. Don’t shake the brush inside the can and don’t wipe it on the can. Then wipe the brush with a rag.
- You can wipe a palette with the rag.