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How to keep your brushes clean!

Updated: Sep 13, 2021


Oil paint brushes are expensive and arguably your most important tool as a painter. This post will teach you how to clean oil paint brushes.

High-quality brushes should last for a very long time if you look after them. But you need to be rigorous with your cleaning procedures as it only takes one slip-up for your paint brushes to be permanently damaged.

First, I will run through an easy way to care for your brushes if you plan on having regular painting sessions.

Hopefully, I can help you avoid letting your paint brushes get to a state like this:



1.1 Remove excess paint.