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Glossary

Ever wondered what a particular art term means but didn’t want to ask? Take a look in our glossary, you can find a list of common art terms, products and colours and their meanings.

Fact sheets

Akua Waterbased Ink User Guide

Basic Paper Information
Sizes, weights, surfaces & quantities.

CombiFrame Instruction Leaflet
The DIY framing system from New Classics.

Golden Acrylics Mediums & Gels
Golden Artist Colours leaflet describing their mediums & gels and their uses.

Khadi Papers
Khadi's information sheet describing the making of traditional Indian papers.

Lawrence Linseed Oil Printing Inks
Listing the pigment content of our linseed oil based relief inks.

Lazertran
Instructions for using this water-slide paper that allows the transfer of full colour images onto almost any surface.

Lino Cutting Instructions
A copy of the instruction sheet supplied with our Lino Starter Kit.

Markal Artists Paintstik
Description of this oil medium with greater freedom and depth of expression. Contains hints and tips on painting and stencilling with these versatile products.

Preparing a Canvas
Step-by-step details for assembling a canvas stretcher and the priming process.

Speedball Screen Printing Instructions
The instruction booklet from the Speedball Art Products Company.

Speedball Screen Printing on Fabric
The Drawing Fluid Method.

Speedy Stamp
An information booklet containing ideas and tips.

True Grain
Textured polyester drafting film to produce images onto silkscreens.

MSDS (COSHH) sheets

A

 Description Item Stock Code
 Akua Intgalio Inks 540600 - 540660
 Akua Kolor Inks 540300 - 540351
 American Easy Wipe Compound 1972
 American Etching Inks 1950 - 19741
 American Water Washable Inks 1580 - 1589
 Anti-Dry Fluid Aerosol 1480
 Aquatint Resin 1737 - 17382
 Art Spectrum 
 Asphaltum Powder 1762 -17622

B

 Description Item Stock Code
 Beeswax 1765 - 17652
 Beeswax in Solution 801096 - 802096
 Baldwins Ink Ground 1927 - 1730

C

 Description Item Stock Code
 Carborundum Powder 173006 - 173022
 Caligo Etching Inks 8700 - 87611
 Caligo Relief Inks 11001 - 11832
 Caligo SafeWash Oil 87911
 Citric Acid Powder 1734 - 17342
 Cobalt Driers 1484
 Copper Plate Oil 1700 - 1705
 Copper Sulphate 1768

D

 Description Item Stock Code
 DVP First Quality Watercolours 637201 - 637292
 Dr Martin's Radiant Inks 

E

 Description Item Stock Code
 Erasol 8992

F

 Description Item Stock Code
 Ferric Chloride 17351 - 17351
 Frankfurt Black Pigment 1772
 French Chalk 1736 - 17362

G

 Description Item Stock Code
 Gamblin Products
 Graham Watercolours 5133010 - 5161420
 Gum Arabic 1767
 Golden Acrylic Paint 910006 - 924154
 Golden Acrylic Flow Release 935904
 Golden Acrylic Glazing Liquid 937206 - 937217
 Golden Mineral Spirit Acrylic (MSA) Medium 977304 - 977407
 Golden Polymer Varnish 977104 - 977207
 Graphic Chemical Lithographic Inks 9000 - 9018

L

 Description Item Stock Code
 Lawrence French 88 Etching Inks 8800 - 8884
 Lawrence GB Inks 1200 - 12701
 Lawrence Relief Inks 1400 - 1449
 Lawrence Stay Open Inks 1000 - 1070
 Lithographic Inks 1952 - 9018
 Lukas Studio Oils 
 Lyson Printguard Inks 630000

M

 Description Item Stock Code
 Markal Paintstiks 984161 - 984262

O

 Description Item Stock Code
 Old Holland Oils 731001 - 739011

P

 Description Item Stock Code
 Pebeo Vitrea Glass Paint 600001 - 600368
 Plutonium G Aerosol Paints AP00100 - AP30340
 Prepasol 8991

Q

 Description Item Stock Code
 Quickoff 1475

R

 Description Item Stock Code
 Rabbit Skin Glue 841001 - 841500
 Rhind's Hard Dark Grounds 1720 & 1725
 Rhind's Soft Dark Grounds 1721 & 1726
 Rhind's Liquid Etching Grounds 1710 - 1713

S

 Description Item Stock Code
 Speedball Acrylic Screen Inks 46210 - 46619
 Speedball Diazo Photo Emulsion 44579
 Speedball Diazo Photo Emulsion Remover 44557
 Speedball Diazo Sensitizer 44578
 Speedball Diazo Photo Emulsion Sensitizer 944574
 Speedball Screen Drawing Fluid 44534
 Speedball Screen Filler 44530 - 44570
 Speedball Water Soluble Relief Ink 15400 - 15703
 Stones Crayons 8911 - 8955
 Stopping Out Varnish 1740 - 1745
 Straw Hat Varnish 1760 - 1761

T

 Description Item Stock Code
 Tapers 1739 - 17392
 Titanium White Pigment 865010-861010

U

 Description Item Stock Code
 Ultrabar Barrier Cream 5560 - 5565
 Ultraclean Hand Cream 5555 - 5557

V

 Description Item Stock Code
 Victory Etch 8993

W

 Description Item Stock Code
 White Spirit 694002 - 694750
 Whiting Powder 1221

Z

 Description Item Stock Code
 Zest It 840150 - 840153