An alkali-refined oil of pale color that reduces oil consistency, increases gloss and transparency while slowing drying rate. Extracted from flax seeds, this excellent binder produces pastes that harden thoroughly and form very resistant films. Linseed oil is made from the seeds of the flax plant.
- It adds gloss and transparency to paints.
- Dries thoroughly, making it ideal for underpainting and initial layers in a painting.
- Refined linseed oil is a popular, all-purpose, pale to light yellow oil which dries withing three to five days.
- Thinner : mineral spirit or turpentine.
- Flammable: Ground only