Methylcellulose is used in the preparation of paints and whitewashes, as well as mortars or lime stuccoes. It is an adjuvant and a water retainer.
It is also used as a resin for the manufacture of traditional gouaches as well as for the preparation of vinyl, acrylic and tempera colors.
This binder with water is used to fix the pigments on a support. It is flexible and makes the support washable while keeping some porosity. It is also used as a replacement for a white paint, and makes it possible to obtain the hue of the powdered pigments, which is not the case with a white paint.
Made in : Italy
Casein (milk protein) is a natural fixative for whitewashes to which it provides matte and velvety.
Used by artists from the Middle Ages, it is perfect for frescoes and icons.
A little neglected over time, it returns to fashion especially in the decoration of painted furniture.
Made in : Germany
Glue of animal origin, it has a powerful tackiness and can be used in many ways (sealant, glue, coating, paint, etc). The rabbit skin glue is known for its properties of flexibility and finesse.
Made in : Italy
Acrylic powder binder is a mixture of vinyl acetate and acrylic copolymer. It provides good adhesion, flexibility and water resistance to mortars containing hydraulic binders such as cement, gypsum or lime.
Electronic dosing spoon with digital balance to weigh your pigments up to 300g. Perfect for controlling the percentage of pigments in your mixtures.
- Accuracy : 0.1g - Maximum weighing : 500 grams - Battery : small round battery CR2032 (included) - Dimension of weighing stand : L5cm x P6cm x H2,5cm