Traditional Linseed Oil based primer for canvas, boards and panels.
Prior to application, prepare support surface with sizing of rabbit skin glue to reduce absorbency and seal the canvas fabric. Free sample of rabbit glue provided with each purchase.
Apply two coats of oil primer, thinned with solvent as required.
Each coat will take 2-3 days to become touch dry.
Leave 1-2 weeks before painting on with oil paints.
Dilute/clean brushes with Low Odour Solvent/Co Co Bello Diluent/White Spirit/Turpentine.
An ideal alternative to Roberson Oil Primer.
Available in 1 litre and 2.5 litre format.
Transparent Coloured Gesso. Natural Earth pigments in a flexible acrylic binding. The translucent nature of these pigments allows them to be used for glazing over opaque coloured gesso.
For use with oil or acrylic.
£13.32 £11.30Highly pigmented, dense black acrylic gesso. Apply 1-2 coats over dried coats of Standard Acrylic Size and/or Standard Acrylic Primer, to make high key black absorbent painting ground. Flexible. Apply two coats, thinned 10-30% with cold water.
£12.75 £10.85Transparent Coloured Gesso. Natural Earth pigments, in a flexible acrylic binding. The translucent nature of these pigments allows them to be used for glazing over opaque coloured gesso. For use with oil or acrylic.
£8.40 £7.15Standard low viscosity alkyd resin paint medium. Add 10-30% to oil colours, to increase drying time, create extra gloss and depth. Gentle flow properties: can be further diluted with Shellsol T low odour mineral solvent or turpentine.