This book together with a free one hour long live film video produced by the author, teach SAFE Oil Painting. Written especially for beginners and teachers of school art classes, NOW artists are no longer exposed to Hazardous, Dangerous , Toxic and Carcinogenic materials. The author is a professional credentialed Art teacher in the State of California and has oil painted since 1957 at age 13. His University degree is From San Diego, CA ,State University. Please see the author's book for professional and advanced artists, 'Oil Painting Lessons with Rembrandt and 'Calcite Sun Oil': Artists Health and Safety without Hazardous Solvents, Resins, Varnishes and Driers'. He has also produced 5 instructional DVDS to make learning easy. His website [ calcitesunoil.com] offers much free information on Fine Art painting.