Mediums, Solvents, Varnishes & Grounds: Raw Materials
For the purist, we stock Dammar Crystals, Shellac Flakes, Rabbit Skin Glue, Whiting, Kaolin, Talc, and Calcite. We also have our own brand of marble chips, sand, limestone and coloured stone to add your own texture to your paintings.
- Encaustic Medium$59.70
This 8/1 blend of White Filtered Beeswax and Damar Resin is perfect for encaustic applications. It comes in easy-to-measure pellets. Can be used alone for collage techniques or be mixed with any encaustic paints or pigments. 1 lb
- Rabbit Skin Glue 14ounce (454g)$47.00
- Gamblin Dry Pigments21 items
- R&F Damar Resin Crystals$42.60Out of Stock
1 pound (454 grams)
- Matisse Dry Mediums17 items
Derivan has explored an extensive variety of minerals and man-made additives before finalising their selection of Matisse Dry Mediums. Many of them provide magnificent textural effects, never previously achievable. Others fulfill a more specific function.
- Art Spectrum Whiting (chalk dust) 500g$13.60
- Art Spectrum Talc (soap stone dust) 500g$18.10
- Art Spectrum Rabbit Skin Glue 500g$85.10
- Art Spectrum Kaolin (china clay dust) 500g$12.10
- Art Spectrum Bleached Bees Wax3 items
- Art Spectrum Shellac Flakes 250g$46.30
- Art Spectrum Damar Crystals 500g
- Art Spectrum Calcite (marble dust) 500g$7.95
How to buy
Note: we do not deliver outside New Zealand.
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Our delivery rates are:
- Prepaid A4 Satchel (nationwide): $5 per order †
- Local (Auckland): $5.50 per order *
- Local Towns (within 150kms): $7.50 per order *
- Rest of North Island: $9.30 per order *
- South Island and Great Barrier: $10.40 per order *
† Prepaid Satchel is available for some smaller items that will fit into an A4 envelope. Please do not select the satchel option if your goods are breakable, easily damaged or flammable.
* Oversized items may be charged an additional amount - once you have selected the items you need proceed to checkout to see the exact costs.
Rural delivery fee $3.30 per order
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