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Mediums and Solvents
Acrylic Gesso

Acrylic Gesso

A economical acrylic paint used as a primer for any surface that has been prepared for painting such as board or canvas. Apply two or three coats.

Acrylic Printing Medium

Acrylic Printing Medium

Use to work with and extend acrylic paint for printing. This slows the drying of acrylic paint and improves the flow.

Artists Solvents and Spirits

Solvents and Spirits

We stock turpentine, white spirit and low odour spirits by Loxley and other brands. Use to dilute and thin oil based paint.

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Daniel Smith Watercolour Grounds

With a fine tooth, this is a richly pigmented ground specially formulated for brushing on watercolour paper as a primer. It gives the paper an enhanced textural quality and aids in its longevity.

Bottled Linseed Oils

Bottled Linseed Oils

Linseed is the main binder of oil paint. We stock cold-pressed, refined, and stand oil. Stand oil, used in mediums, has thixotropic qualities.

Linseed Stand Oil

Linseed Stand Oil

Stand oil is made by boiling linseed oil. This process produces a thick, viscous honey-like oil that is used in making mediums and putty.

Natural Beeswax Pellets

Natural Beeswax Pellets

Beeswax has many uses. Artist's use it with oil paint or to make a traditional impasto medium when mixed with stand oil.

>Pip Seymour Quick Glaze

Pip Seymour Quick Glaze

This is a brilliant modern innovation of oil painting mediums. It's a superior quality alkyd resin that dries approximately twice as quickly as traditional oil painting mediums...

Rabbit Skin Glue Size

Rabbit Skin Glue Size

Artist's have used rabbit skin glue for centuries to make a strong glue size when stretching canvas ready for painting. Here's some in-depth knowledge about its use...

Robersons Mediums

Robersons Mediums

These are our range of oil painting mediums. There are different recipes, usually having varying ratio's of linseed oils, damar resin and turpentine.

Zest It - Dilutant and Cleaner

Zest It - Dilutant and Cleaner

A convenient oil paint thinner. Use it to clean your brushes and dilute oil based paint. This solvent has been masked by a fragrent citrus scent.


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