Still made by the orthodox method of exposure to the sun for prolonged periods. Its increased viscosity improves drying, levelling and protective characteristics. Used for oil mediums, varnishes and glazes, it may be diluted with turpentine or petroleum oils. Available in 55ml bottles.
A non-yellowing mixture of stand oil, resin and refined petroleum oil, this medium, when mixed with oil color, will accelerate drying and harden the painting surface. As a glaze, it will provide a glossy surface which deepens the color. Clean the rim of the jar after use to avoid adhesion with lid.
Used for matting a picture already painted. Matted oil pictures can be appreciated from any angle in the same way as water color pictures since they do not reflect the light. Normally oil color pictures have a high gloss, but many paintings are enhanced by matting back to a dull surface. Available in 55ml bottles.
A type of glossing oil. When the painter wishes to retouch the picture after completion and to produce the same gloss as in the original, this oil may be used. It is not as thick as Picture Varnish but produces an excellent gloss. Available in 55ml, 200ml & 500ml bottles.
For application to the painting about six months after completion. Brush this oil very thinly and lightly on the work after it has completely dried and you can reproduce natural luster on the picture. This oil serves to protect the surface. Available in 55ml, 200ml, & 500ml bottles.