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Oil Primer

The application of a primer provides a suitable base for your painting. If you are using a traditional oil primer or an alkyd primer, your canvas or linen will need to be sized with rabbit skin glue. The rabbit skin glue protects the fabric from the acidic oils of the primer.

C Roberson Oil Primer C Roberson Oil Primer
£13.00
Roberson Oil Primer - flexible & crack resistant Roberson Oil primer has good coverage, two coats will product a slippery surface to enable oil colour to be moved around. The oil primer dries flexible and will not crack. This traditional lead free oil primer developed by C Roberson & Co makes the primed surface much less absorbent than acrylic primers, with a characteristic slippy quality.Canvas s…
Spectrum Thixotropic Alkyd Oil Primer Spectrum Thixotropic Alkyd Oil Primer
£10.32
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PLEASE ALLOW 7 - 10 DAYS DELIVERY FOR LARGER SIZES A multi-purpose primer for all types of oil painting supports. Your canvas will need to be sized with rabbit skin glue before priming. You can also use an acrylic sealer in place of rabbit skin glue before applying thixotropic alkyd primer. A reminder: the acrylic seal should be entirely dry before applying the primer. Once your sealer is dry, use…

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