Water Colour Mediums are used to change the rate of drying, increasing gloss, improve flow or provide texture. They provide water colourists with limitless opportunities to add special effects and add variations to their water colour paintings. In addition, a selection of these mediums are also suitable for use with Designers' Gouache
A transparent gel medium for reducing flow and giving an impasto effect to watercolour and gouache.
A liquid with added pigmentation for masking areas of work needing protection.
A colourless, non-staining liquid composed of rubber latex for masking areas of work.
A pale coloured solution that increases the gloss and transparency of water colour.
Wetting agent used to improve the acceptance of water colours on papers etc.
Onetz is a natural, thickened Oxgall wetting agent, designed to improve the flow of your watercolour or gouache colours.
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Daniel Smith's Watercolour Masking Fluid is easy to use with the bottle applicator, the included 5, fine-point applicator tips or with an inexpensive brush.
Blending Medium is a liquid used to slow the drying rate of water colours allowing more time for blending. It is particularly useful in hot climates where artists woul
Granulation Medium gives a mottled or granular appearance to colours which usually give a smooth wash, such as Winsor Red or Winsor Blue. By adding granulations Medium
Iridescent Medium gives pearlescent or glitter effects to your water colours. It can be mixed directly with water colours or applied over a dried wash.
Lifting Preparation allows dry washes, including staining colours, to be more easily lifted from paper with a wet brush or sponge. It is an ideal preparation with whic
Winsor & Newton Permanent Masking Medium is used to mask specific areas of paper, making them resistant to water. It can also be mixed with water colours and
Texture medium contains fine particles and can be used to give the impression of depth and structure to water colour paintings. It is ideal for emphasising areas such
Schmincke Universal Fixative is an Aerosol spray that can be used as an intermediate or final fixative for charcoal, pencil, pastels, watercolour and gouache.
A liquid with gray pigmentation for masking areas of work needing protection when colour is applied in broad washes.