A Step-by-Step look at the Wet Paint filter

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original image. Loaded with memories and blueberries...

after applying Filter > Greyscale; and apply buffer > dynamic range to improve if too flat

filter > artistic > brush strokes  looks like short brush strokes of paint

filter > artistic > wet paint  - this makes it drop down.

filter > sharpen ...  to enhance the drippy lines...
 

and  filter > convolve > emboss to further make it seem more oily & thicker
 

filter > artistic > apply paper  to make it look like it's on canvas with rough texture