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Gesso & Oil Ground


Properly preparing your painting surface can be a complicated process. You might even say that doing it well is an art in and of itself. Trekell aims to eliminate the difficulty with two of the best primers on the market. Find flexible substances that work for you, not against you. Golden Gesso and Gamblin’s Oil Painting Ground can turn anyone into a preparation pro; ensuring the perfect start to your masterpiece.
  • Gesso Gesso
    White and Black Gesso are ready-to-use formulations for painting on most surfaces. They are flexible and can be applied in thin layers to conform to a variety of textures without cracking. For oil painting, we recommended that at least three layers of gesso. Gesso can be mixed with acrylic colors to produce a range of colored grounds.
  • Oil Ground Oil Ground
    Gamblin Oil Painting Ground is incredibly accommodating. For a painter who needs their canvas ready ASAP, there is no other option. Thanks to its revolutionary binder, Gamblin Oil Ground only requires one week of drying time. Compare that to the six months of waiting if you plan on using common lead or linseed oil grounds.
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