― This is a quaint street in Chania, Crete. I am sure with the economic crisis there at the moment there will be a lot of boards with this advert. ∙ This is my first painting in Acrylics and has been one of the hardest. Acrylics dry very quickly and unlike oil you have to paint over rather than manipulate it, which is much less versatile in my opinion. Still, it is always good to try something new but oil is winning at the moment, although I do intend to use acrylics again at some point. [...].