If you are wishing to follow in the footsteps of the old masters, producing
incomparably vivid and transparent colors, glowing surface and centuries of
permanence, our pure amber and non-amber based oil painting
mediums and musical instrument varnishes were made for you!
Alchemist Mediums has also devised a set of kits to aid in the art of oil painting wet-into-wet according to the methods of the Old Masters.
Furthermore, all of the Alchemist Mediums contain no driers, are solvent free and are all natural.
For the luthiers among us Alchemist Mediums has developed, according to the recipe found in the DeMayerne manuscript, the "true"Amber Varnish for violins, viols, viola de gambas, cellos, and bowed string instruments of the viol family.
Made according to the recipes of the Flemish Masters, the only difference
between an aged old master paint film and our historical-based media films is
As is the case for the painting mediums so too do our instrument varnishes contain no driers are solvent free and are all natural.