Oil Paint Making Kit
Rublev Colours Oil Paint Making Kit is intended for artists who want to expand their oil-painting horizons, but have little or no experience making their own paints.
The Natural Pigments Oil Paint Making Kit is intended for artists who want to expand their oil-painting horizons, but have little or no experience making their own paints. The kit comes with all the materials that you need to get started, including instructions, basic oil medium, glass muller, grinding surface, and six traditional pigments in dry powder form to start making your own oil colors.
It is an excellent introduction to paint making, which can open the door to a new range of possibilities in oil mediums, pigments, and paint recipes.
Pigments Included in the Kit
The kit includes one-ounce volume (29 cc) each of Green Earth, Yellow Ocher, Red Ocher, Umber, Titanium White, and Black—all packaged in individual plastic jars.
Purpose of the Oil Paint-Making Kit
Rublev Colours Oil Paint-Making Kit by Natural Pigments is designed for artists who wish to make small amounts of oil colors. You will find it useful for making paint on the spot, as you need them. Unlike larger grinding tools, the small size of these tools allows for easy carefree cleanup between use. It's also a great educational tool for instructors to demonstrate how artists' paint was made prior to the 19th century.
It is an excellent introduction to paint making, which can open the door to a new range of possibilities in different mediums, pigments, and paint recipes.
The kit includes the following items:
|Introductory Pigment Sampler 1
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|Small glass muller, 5 cm (2 in.) diameter base
|Grinding plate, 254 x 254 x 63 mm (10 x 10 x 0.25 inch) tempered glass, sandblasted
|Spatula, stainless steel metal with wood handle
|Silicon carbide, 100 grit, net vol. 1 oz. (29 cc) jar
|Collapsible metal tubes and caps, 15 ml capacity
|Linseed Oil Sampler
|Making Oil Paint—This hour-long online course provides you a complete tutorial for preparing the grinding surface, making your own oil paint, and storing paint in collapsible tubes. This is a $35 value that is free when you purchase this kit. Read more about the course.
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