Skip to content
SUPPLIERS OF THE FINEST ART MATERIALS

Acrylic Primer

At Pegasus art we feature a fine collection artist materials including an outstanding range of primer for acrylic paints. This range offers the perfect solutions for all creative abilities. Using the appropriate primers will enable you to achieve your finest work and to explore exciting creative possibilities.

Quaily Brands

Our acrylic primers have been drawn from the excellent C Robertson & Co., Golden, Michael Harding, Spectrum and Pip Seymour ranges. These are names which you can rely on to deliver the highest quality materials and mediums.

Acrylic Primers For All Abilities

You will discover primers for acrylic paint that are suitable for experienced artists, students and beginners and primers that complement a variety of artistic approaches. Our range includes highly effective primers that can be used on a variety of surfaces including canvas, wood, hardboard, card and paper. Please acquaint yourself with the details of each product to find the most appropriate choice for your work.

Absorbent and Non-Absorbent Primers

We offer non-absorbent primers together with absorbent primers which are ideal for staining and colour washing. We are confident that you will find the perfect acrylic primer for your needs and at the right price. If you require further assistance in making your choice, please speak to our friendly team of artists who will be happy to advise you.

Bone Ash Ground For Drawings, Silverpoint & Pastels 250ml Bone Ash Ground For Drawings, Silverpoint & Pastels 250ml
£16.95
£13.60
Out of stock
Bone Ash Ground Mildly abrasive ground, for metalpoint, dry drawing media and liquid inks. Soft, fibrous support, for all drawing materials and liquid inks, Dilutes with water. For best results apply one or two coats with a soft synthetic brush, working quickly and brushing out in both directions to ensure even coverage. Apply to paper (200gsm +), acrylic primed boards, canvas, etc. Bone Ash Groun…
C Roberson Acrylic Primer C Roberson Acrylic Primer
£12.90
In stock
Roberson Acrylic Primer Roberson Acrylic Primer is a artist quality product which can be used on a multitude of surfaces e.g. unprimed canvas, wood, hardboard, card and paper. No previous sizing is needed. Quick drying and ready to paint on in a couple of hours. This acrylic primer is permanently flexible and non-yellowing and suitable as a ground for oil paints, acrylic paints and egg tempera. Re…
Golden Absorbent Ground White Golden Absorbent Ground White
£14.95
In stock
Golden Absorbent Ground creates a surface with the absorbency of paper offering excellent staining and wash effects. This is a flexible acrylic ground which can be applied to non rigid supports such as canvas. Golden recommend that basic acrylic gesso is used as an initial coat.
Golden Acrylic Grounds Set - Introductory Trial Sizes Golden Acrylic Grounds Set - Introductory Trial Sizes
£26.95
£23.95
Out of stock
Painting and mixed media grounds set of six 60ml pots: Fine Pumice Gel, Crackle Paste, Fibre Paste, coarse Molding paste, Acrylic Ground for Pastel and Silverpoint Drawing Ground. The Golden Introductory Grounds Set was created to introduce professionals, students, and leisure artists to the versatility of Golden Acrylic Grounds. Ideal for use with wet media, Golden gels and pastes are also great…
Golden Silverpoint Ground - Drawing Ground Golden Silverpoint Ground - Drawing Ground
£16.75
£15.95
1 in stock
Silverpoint & Drawing Ground 3558  237ml This white acrylic ground is recommended as a preparation for drawing and silverpoint. Light and flexible this ground is great for fine detailed lines and ideal for metal styli tools and/or a silverpoint pencil.  100% acrylic polymer dispersion which is ready to use, UV resistant, water resistant and has minimum film formation. Directions: For use on porous…
Non Absorbent Acrylic Primer 1 Litre Michael Harding Non Absorbent Acrylic Primer 1 Litre Michael Harding
£24.90
2 in stock
NEW Michael Harding's Non Absorbent Acrylic Primer - Not just another primer! Recommended for all standard painting supports providing a flexible, robust, brilliant white lightfast background Non toxic 1 Litre After 30 years of talking to artists to understand their needs Michael Harding has formulated a special acrylic primer to combat those disappointing early morning visits to the studio to dis…
Non Absorbent Acrylic Primer 500ml Michael Harding Non Absorbent Acrylic Primer 500ml Michael Harding
£14.90
2 in stock
NEW Michael Harding's Non Absorbent Acrylic Primer - Not just another primer! Recommended for all standard painting supports providing a flexible, robust, brilliant white lightfast background Non toxic 500ml After 30 years of talking to artists to understand their needs Michael Harding has formulated a special acrylic primer to combat those disappointing early morning visits to the studio to disco…
Spectrum Acrylic Primer Spectrum Acrylic Primer
£10.77
In stock
PLEASE ALLOW 7 - 10 DAYS DELIVERY FOR LARGER SIZES Spectrum Acrylic Primer is a dense opaque white primer, flexible and easy to paint on canvas or other surfaces such as wood, plywood etc. Acrylic Primer Spectrum - Acrylic Primer This highly opaque primer offers a background of intense white. It’s ideal for most painting surfaces, including canvas, wood or board. Very flexible and ready for use un…
Spectrum Covent Garden Primer Spectrum Covent Garden Primer
£21.90
Available to order
PLEASE ALLOW 7 - 10 DAYS DELIVERY FOR LARGER SIZES Spectrum Convent Garden Primer was designed originally for the Royal Opera House to prepare vacuum formed scenery for painting. This water based primer can be tinted, and is ideal for difficult surfaces such as PVC, clear plastics and rubber flooring primer, pre paint for theatre paint, vacuum form. Covent Garden Primer is designed to be a first c…

Hello,

We are very sorry, but the browser you are visting us with is outdated and not complient with our website security.

Please upgrade your browser to a modern secure version to view our website.

Bone Ash Ground Mildly abrasive ground, for metalpoint, dry drawing media and liquid inks. Soft, fibrous support, for all drawing materials and liquid inks, Dilutes with water. For best results apply one or two coats with a soft synthetic brush, working quickly and brushing out in both directions to ensure even coverage. Apply to paper (200gsm +), acrylic primed boards, canvas, etc. Bone Ash Groun…
Roberson Acrylic Primer Roberson Acrylic Primer is a artist quality product which can be used on a multitude of surfaces e.g. unprimed canvas, wood, hardboard, card and paper. No previous sizing is needed. Quick drying and ready to paint on in a couple of hours. This acrylic primer is permanently flexible and non-yellowing and suitable as a ground for oil paints, acrylic paints and egg tempera. Re…
Golden Absorbent Ground creates a surface with the absorbency of paper offering excellent staining and wash effects. This is a flexible acrylic ground which can be applied to non rigid supports such as canvas. Golden recommend that basic acrylic gesso is used as an initial coat.
Painting and mixed media grounds set of six 60ml pots: Fine Pumice Gel, Crackle Paste, Fibre Paste, coarse Molding paste, Acrylic Ground for Pastel and Silverpoint Drawing Ground. The Golden Introductory Grounds Set was created to introduce professionals, students, and leisure artists to the versatility of Golden Acrylic Grounds. Ideal for use with wet media, Golden gels and pastes are also great…
Silverpoint & Drawing Ground 3558  237ml This white acrylic ground is recommended as a preparation for drawing and silverpoint. Light and flexible this ground is great for fine detailed lines and ideal for metal styli tools and/or a silverpoint pencil.  100% acrylic polymer dispersion which is ready to use, UV resistant, water resistant and has minimum film formation. Directions: For use on porous…
NEW Michael Harding's Non Absorbent Acrylic Primer - Not just another primer! Recommended for all standard painting supports providing a flexible, robust, brilliant white lightfast background Non toxic 1 Litre After 30 years of talking to artists to understand their needs Michael Harding has formulated a special acrylic primer to combat those disappointing early morning visits to the studio to dis…
NEW Michael Harding's Non Absorbent Acrylic Primer - Not just another primer! Recommended for all standard painting supports providing a flexible, robust, brilliant white lightfast background Non toxic 500ml After 30 years of talking to artists to understand their needs Michael Harding has formulated a special acrylic primer to combat those disappointing early morning visits to the studio to disco…
PLEASE ALLOW 7 - 10 DAYS DELIVERY FOR LARGER SIZES Spectrum Acrylic Primer is a dense opaque white primer, flexible and easy to paint on canvas or other surfaces such as wood, plywood etc. Acrylic Primer Spectrum - Acrylic Primer This highly opaque primer offers a background of intense white. It’s ideal for most painting surfaces, including canvas, wood or board. Very flexible and ready for use un…
PLEASE ALLOW 7 - 10 DAYS DELIVERY FOR LARGER SIZES Spectrum Convent Garden Primer was designed originally for the Royal Opera House to prepare vacuum formed scenery for painting. This water based primer can be tinted, and is ideal for difficult surfaces such as PVC, clear plastics and rubber flooring primer, pre paint for theatre paint, vacuum form. Covent Garden Primer is designed to be a first c…