We have many wonderful examples of the Os style. Near Bergen, Norway this style comes from the Os area in Hadaland fliker (county) and was the style that America’s father of Rosemaling, Per Lysne, brought to us. Some artists paint it very structured and some more casual. It’s a personal choice.
Complete Supply List:
Painting medium of choice (water)
Flow Medium – flowing lines
Retarder - (extended drying time)
Napthol Red Light
Red Violet (or Burgundy)
Yellow Light (or Yellow Oxide)
Prussian Blue Hue
#3-4 round (#5-6 Sableon) – Basic painting.
#2 liner (or detailer) – Fine details, lettering.
#1-2 striper – Stripes.