The use of walnut oil in paint can be traced back even further than that of linseed. When 15th century artists began to add oil to their tempera colours it was walnut oil that seemed the obvious choice. Jan van Eyck in Flanders and Antonello da Messina in Italy both knew of its handling properties; from that time on it was widely used by just about all the great artists, being more a question o...More info.
Introductory Set containing 6 colours in 40ml tubes
''Many people who are new to our products have requested that we suggest colours for them to try. We are happy to provide you with any of our Michael Harding Fine Oil Paint sets such as our Introductory Set. All our sets give artists the opportunity to try a selection of our luscious colours. Our sets also make for ideal gift giving!’’ -&n...More info.
The Michael Harding Plein Air "Master" Set containing 10 colours in 40ml tubes.
This set is the perfect companion for the master plein air artist, but would also make an ideal gift.
Plein Air "Master" Set
Titanium White No.2
Cadmium Yellow Deep
The Michael Harding Plein Air "Painter" Set containing 10 colours in 40ml tubes.
An essential set from Michael Harding Artists Oil Colours for plein air painting. This set contains 10 of Michael Hardings most popular plein air colours, the tubes are 40ml too, making them ideal for those who enjoy painting outside, ''en plein air'’.
Plein Air "Painter" Set
The Clear Painting Medium, which is Zest-it and Linseed Stand Oil mixed, is ready for use. It enhances the flow and reduces the consistency of oil paint, it can also make the painting dry quicker. Very useful for blending and glazing without added varnish.
The Cold-Pressed Linseed Oil is ready for use. It enhances the flow, gloss and reduces brush marks. Drying time; 24-48 hours. Cold-Pressed Linseed Oil Mix can be used with oil paint or ground with dry pigment to make your own paint.
For use with oil colour to improve the consistency and flow of oil paint. A clear viscous drying oil that levels brush marks, drying to a tough elastic film.
Can be mixed with Zest-it Solvent or Brush Cleaner up to 50%, paint film dries in 24/48 hours depending on ambient conditions.
Wash hands after use.
There is a possibility of spontaneous combust...More info.
Zest-It Oil Paint Dilutant and Brush Cleaner is an effective, powerful, safe and efficient solvent for use with oil paint. An alternative to white spirit and turpentine with a pleasant citrus smell used for thinning oil paint and cleaning brushes. Ideal for both individual studio use and groups painting together in oils without the build up of toxic fumes often created with other solvents.