Sale Liquin Original

Winsor & Newton Oil Colour Medium: Liquin Original

  • Designed for use with oil colours
  • Halves drying time
  • Prevents yellowing
  • Improves flow
  • Reduces brush stroke retention

More details

Winsor & Newton Oil Colour Mediums is a collection of mediums designed to enhance the creations of artists working with oil colour, such as Winsor & Newton’s Artist’s Oil and Winton Oil colour ranges. Designed to speed drying, improve flow and reduce brush stroke retention, Liquin Original is popular with artists for use as a general purpose medium. 

What is a Medium?

Any liquid which changes the consistency of the paint it is mixed with may be classed as a medium. Artistic style and technique influence the choice of medium used, so Winsor & Newton provide a wide range of traditional oils and mediums to help control Oil Colour, as well as varnishes to protect work and provide a final finish.

Why use a Medium?

Choosing complementary oils, mediums and varnishes for oil colours is as unique as choosing a colour palette. By changing the properties of paint, a medium extends the possibilities of how an artist works with the colour, and affords a plethora of exciting techniques and effects.

Winsor & Newton Mediums Finder provides an easy, interactive method of choosing the correct medium, for the artist to achieve the desired effect. 

Why choose Winsor & Newton Liquin Original?

Available in 75ml, 250ml and 1 litre sizes, Winsor & Newton Liquin Original prevents colour yellowing and reduces oil the drying time of oil colours by 50%, leaving paint touch-dry in 1 to 6 days, depending on thickness. It should be noted that Liquin Original is not suitable for use as a varnish or final coat.

How do I use Winsor & Newton Liquin Original?

This video offers some tips and techniques on Working With Winsor & Newton Liquin Mediums.

Who are Winsor & Newton?

In 1832, William Winsor and Henry Newton introduced the first moist water colours to the world. Today, Winsor and Newton remain the premier choice for artists, offering a wide variety of fine art supplies including: oil, water colour, acrylic and alkyd paints, pastels, artists' brushes, canvases, papers and portfolios.

Product Reviews
  • Number of Reviews : 32
  • Average Grade : 4.8 / 5

  • 01/03/2022
  • 5/5
Should last well as long as I don't knock it over!

  • 05/11/2021
  • 5/5
Very good.

  • 26/08/2021
  • 5/5
ideal medium

  • 23/05/2021
  • 5/5
Probably the best painting medium on the market!

  • 09/02/2021
  • 3/5
Haven’t use it yet but looks promising

  • 09/02/2021
  • 4/5
Great for value and quality, though the 1L sized tin could do with some kind of nozzle/cone to make pouring it out easier.

  • 05/01/2021
  • 4/5
not used yet

  • 07/12/2020
  • 4/5
Nicely sealed up packaging not yet used

  • 14/10/2020
  • 5/5
very good price

  • 21/08/2020
  • 5/5
Having used`Liquin` for [truly!] decades -what can I say? It does exactly what I want!

  • 29/05/2020
  • 5/5
A reliable product I have used for many years

  • 03/03/2020
  • 5/5
I have been painting for 30-odd years and the prime item I depend on is Liquin. Knowing that it is easily obtained from this supplier helps my `peace of mind!`

  • 28/08/2019
  • 5/5
good value

  • 23/05/2019
  • 5/5
Excellent product.

  • 01/05/2019
  • 5/5
met expectations

  • 05/04/2019
  • 5/5
Great price for my medium of choice

  • 21/03/2019
  • 5/5
excellent product

  • 27/02/2019
  • 5/5

  • 07/02/2019
  • 5/5
great product and price

  • 12/08/2018
  • 5/5
great product

More reviews...

from £5.99

Earn 6 Loyalty Points/£0.06 Earn 6 Loyalty Points/£0.06

Add to wishlist