Oil paint is the one of the ancient art media that contains different color pigments and the pigments are blended with the dry oil based binders like poppy seed oil, walnut oil, linseed oil, safflower oil etc.Most importanatly it is a type of slow-drying paint.
Oil paint was invented long ago. Oil paints were first used in Asia as early as the 7th century AD. The oldest known oil paintings are Buddhist murals
created almost at 650 AD. The paintings are created by walnut and poppy seed oils. The paintings are located in cave-like rooms carved from the cliffs of Bamiyan Valley
of Afghanistan. Later it was used by most famous artists like Vincent Van Gogh
, Leonardo da Vinci
, Pablo Picasso
.On the other hand,
Spray paints is a moren painting media which is also oil-based paint that dries quickly as compared to the oil paint, and they last longer than latex paint (water based paints). Spray paint technique is mostly used to spray coating material such as paint, ink, varnish
onto a painting surface.
In the early 1880s, it was utilized on the South Pacific Railroad
. Some well-known spray painting artists are Bansky
, JeanMichel Basquiat
, and Shepard Fairey
. In 1949, Edward Seymour
invented a spray paint that could be applied using compressed air in a can.