Mediums & Varnishes

We offer a large range of Mediums used for Acrylic, Oil and Watercolour. Acrylic Mediums are all water based and is used for mixing with the acrylic to either dry the acrylic(acrylic retarder) Slower or a Glaze medium to create Glazes and layers can be used as varnish for when the painting is completely dry.

In oil colour there is various mediums used with oils to either speed up the drying process(fast drying medium)and this medium can also be used as a final varnish. Turpentine and Linseed Oil is usually two mediums used to thin down oil paint.

With Watercolour there is usually only one medium,art masking fluid, that the artist applies with a brush to mask the areas the want to keep clear.

Varnishes are available in either a Liquid Varnish or a Spray varnish and should be applied only after 6 month to a year.

We Stock Gum Turpentine, Artist Refined Turpentine and Distilled Turpentine

Grumbacher Final Fixative Gloss FOR PASTEL, CHARCOAL & PENCIL 11.75 oz (333g)
Grumbacher Final Fixative is a workable fixative for charcoal, pastels, and pencil work, appropria..
Grumbacher Final Varnish for Oil and Acrylic - Matte 318g
Protective, uniform, matte coating for oil and acrylic paintings; Made in USA Non-yellowing, flex..
Grumbacher Final Varnish for oil and acrylic Gloss 11 OZ
Once you've completed you painting masterpiece, put the paintbrush down and reach for this varnish t..
Grumbacher Picture Varnish 74ml
A final varnish for oil and acrylic paintings. Enriches the appearance of completed paintings. Low g..
Grumbacher Varnish Spray Gloss 12 3/4 oz
Damar Varnish: 12-3/4 oz./ GlossFor use as a final protective varnish for oil paintings. Imparts an ..
Heritage Etching Resist 50ml
1. Quality,Long Lasting Snow Effect2. For Use On Glass, Trees, Wreaths and School Projects3. Lead an..
Lefranc & Bourgeois Charbonnel Gold Size 3 Hour 75ml
Lefranc & Bourgeois Oil-based Gold Size is specifically formulated to correctly adhere gold leaf..
* Creates even puddles, poured sheets, and flowing applications of color. * Does not craze, cra..
Lukas Bleached Linseed Oil 1 litre
Lukas Bleeched Linseed Oil 1 litre Use with Lukas Studio Oil Colour 37ml Use to thin down oil..
Lukas Bleached Linseed Oil 125ml
Lukas Bleeched Linseed Oil 125ml Use with Lukas Studio Oil Colour 37ml Use to thin down oil ..
Lukas Brush Cleaner II Non Haz 125ml
Lukas Oil Brush Cleaner 125ml Use to clean oil off brushes in a non chemical way..
Lukas Odourless Solvent 2218 125ml
Lukas Odourless Turpentine 125ml Use to thin down Oil Paint and to Clean brushes..