Mediums, Solvents, Varnishes & Grounds

Mediums, Solvents, Varnishes & Grounds

Select from our range of Oils, Acrylic, Sprays, Watercolour and Raw Materials. If you would like to know more please read our blog post "the differences between solvents".


Mediums, Solvents, Varnishes & Grounds: Oil

Acrylic

  • Sargent Art Acrylic Pearlescent Mixing Medium 16oz NZD $24.10
    Can be used to produce pearlescent paint effects. Mix one part of acrylic colour paint with approximately ten parts of Pearlescent Mixing Medium and mix thoroughly. Using too much paint will reduce the pearlescent effect. Made in the USA.... more »
  • Sargent Art Acrylic Matte Medium 16oz NZD $15.95
    Dries to a permanent, matte finish. Water reducible, non yellowing. Made in the USA... more »
  • Sargent Art Liquid Gesso NZD $17.95 - $30.90
    Sargent Art Liquid Gesso is an acrylic primer formulated for use on raw canvas and other surfaces to seal and provide a light 'tooth' for for acrylic and other paint media. Permanent and water resistant when dry. Made in the USA.... more »
    2 items
  • Atelier Universal Medium/Varnish NZD $28.10
    Mix with Acrylic artists' paint to reduce viscosity for improved brushabilty and glazing, or as a final varnish with a finish of your choice. ... more »
  • Atelier Slow Medium NZD $22.70
    Low Viscosity. Slows the drying process of Atelier Interactive. Allows thinly painted areas to be re-wet and remain workable for longer.... more »
  • Atelier Satin Varnish NZD $21.50 - $60.90
    Use as a final varnish for artists' acrylics to protect artwork and give a semi-gloss, satin sheen.... more »
    2 items

Sprays

  • Krylon Dulling Spray NZD $23.60
    Temporarily reduces shine and glare when photographing or filming bright objects. Removable dull finish for use on items to be photographed and videotaped, Reduces shine, Semi-drying finish wipes off easily, Leaves no marks. Dries to the touch in 15 minutes. For use on metal, plastic, glass, plaster, ceramic... more »
  • Krylon Low Odor Clear Finish Gloss NZD $24.95 Out of Stock
    Krylon Low Odor Clear Finish features a latex enamel formula that provides a permanent, protective, non-yellowing finish without the strong odor of traditional coatings. Suitable for indoor and outdoor use, it may be applied on plastic, silk flowers, papier mâché, ceramic, plaster, glass, metal, wood, and craft foam. Choose from gloss or matte finishes.... more »
  • Krylon Low Odor Clear Finish Matte NZD $24.95 Out of Stock
    Krylon Low Odor Clear Finish features a latex enamel formula that provides a permanent, protective, non-yellowing finish without the strong odor of traditional coatings. Suitable for indoor and outdoor use, it may be applied on plastic, silk flowers, papier mâché, ceramic, plaster, glass, metal, wood, and craft foam. Choose from gloss or matte finishes.... more »
  • Krylon Kamar Varnish NZD $23.95
    Krylon Kamar Varnish provides clear, lasting protection for oil, acrylic, and water-based paints. It's free of the impurities found in natural varnish, so it will not yellow with age. It allows reworking of the painting, and it can be safely removed by conservators for restoration.... more »
  • Daler-Rowney 400ml Artist Clear Picture Varnish NZD $32.95
    A removable picture varnish for a clear even gloss, which will not yellow or bloom. May be used on both oil and acrylic painting.... more »
  • Daler-Rowney 150ml Artist Clear Picture Varnish NZD $18.95
    A removable picture varnish for a clear even gloss, which will not yellow or bloom. May be used on both oil and acrylic painting.... more »

Watercolour

Raw Materials

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