Imagine how convenient it would be to use just one set of paints to decorate a whole variety of surfaces including wood, fabric and glass. Using Jo Sonja’s Decorative Painting System, you can!
The secret of Jo Sonja’s remarkable versatility lies in the range of mediums and surface preparations, which have been specially developed as a ‘System’ to give you unlimited technique applications on almost any surface.
Mediums make painting easier and give you complete control of the process. From the base coat to the final varnish, there is a Jo Sonja product to suit your individual painting style.
Gloss Polyurethane Varnish - Water Base - 250ml . Protect your finished piece with two coats of this beautiful varnish that actually cleans up in water! The second coat even takes care of accidental streaking. Clear and non-yellowing. For serving trays, etc. 4 coats of varnish are needed. A..
All Purpose Sealer - seals porous surfaces - 250ml . For pre-sealing and priming almost any porous surface including wood, canvas, unglazed stoneware, bisque, card, paper and treated metal. Use to prevent moisture loss from absorption into the surface. Use also to promote good adhesion of the pai..
Clear Glazing Medium - 250ml . An acrylic medium to mix with Jo Sonja's Artists' Colours to create transparent colour for glaze techniques, wood staining, pickling, colour floating and blending. . Jo Sonja's Clear Glaze Medium may be mixed with any Jo Sonja colour to create clear glazes or woo..
Crackle Medium - 250ml . Create 'porcelain' crazed effects over completed paintings. When dry, emphasise cracks by rubbing over with a darker colour. Apply reasonably thickly with a spreading action rather than brushing. Do not overwork. May be sanded smooth when dry. . Jo Sonja's Crackle Medi..
Decor Crackle Medium - 250ml . Use this medium in conjunction with Jo Sonja's Artists' Colours to create bold, graphic, crackled effects between layers of paint. Patterns can be varied depending on the thickness and brushing direction of the top coat colour. . Jo Sonja's Décor Crackle is a tra..
Decoupage Varnish - 250ml . Jo Sonja 250ml Decoupage Varnish . A heavy bodied formula for a thick lacquer-like coating especially formulated for decoupage artists to hide cut edges. 8 -10 coats is equivalent to 35-40 coats of thinner varnishes.
Flow Medium - 250ml . Reduces Jo Sonja's Artists' Colours to produce paint with excellent flow control capabilities. Suitable for long strokes, liner work, calligraphy, fine detail and air brushing. Add where thinner paint consistency is required. (Water has a dilutive effect on the pigment and t..
Gel Retarder - Slows Drying Time - 250ml . Delays the drying time of paint without thinning it, allowing for the blendability of oils with the ease of acrylics. . Gel Retarder extends the drying time of the Jo Sonja’s Artists’ Colours. It allows an extended working or “open” time for blending ..
Glass & Tile Medium Part B - 250ml . Jo Sonja 250ml Glass & Tile Medium. Part B of a two-part system.A decorative glass and ceramic painting system to use in conjunction with Jo Sonja's Artists Colours.Part A prepares surface for increased adhesion of paint. The addition of Jo S..
Glass & Tile Primer Part A - 250ml . Jo Sonja 250ml Glass & Tile MediumA decorative glass and ceramic painting system to use in conjunction with Jo Sonja's Artists Colours.Prepares surface for increased adhesion of paint.Glass & Tile Primer (Part A) provides a thin, transparent bondin..
Kleister Medium - Graining Effect - 250ml . A transparent extender to mix with Jo Sonja's Artists' Colours to achieve ragging, marbling and graining effects. May also be used as a painting medium to add translucency and slight texture to decorative painting details. . 'Kleister' is an 'o..
Jo Sonja 250 ml Magic Mix Medium . A light sealer that also contains an extender for a longer drying time.Use in the brush as a medium for colour glazing and tinting, side-loaded and floated colour, strokework, linework and fine detail painting.Dries matte.
Matt Polyurethane Varnish - Water Base - 250ml . Protect your finished piece with two coats of this beautiful varnish that actually cleans up in water! The second coat even takes care of accidental streaking. Clear and non-yellowing. For serving trays, etc. 4 coats of varnish are needed. Av..
Retarder Medium - 250ml . Slow down the drying time of acrylic paints so you can have longer to work on the piece. For Antiquing, allow your painting to dry for 12 hours, then apply Retarder Medium mixed with your final colour choice. When no wet spots are visible, wipe off where you want the hig..
Satin Polyurethane Varnish - Water Base - 250ml . Protect your finished piece with two coats of this beautiful varnish that actually cleans up in water! The second coat even takes care of accidental streaking. Clear and non-yellowing. For serving trays, etc. 4 coats of varnish are needed. A..
Stroke & Blending Medium - 250ml . When added to your palette colours it will lubricate the paint, allowing easier brush strokes. Paint will feel creamy and will remain 'open' longer than usual allowing more time for blending and detail. It should be allowed to cure for at least 3 days before..
Tannin Blocking Sealer - Working on wood - 250ml . . A pre-sealer for treating knotty wood to prevent stains penetrating through the paint layer. May also be used as an effective gold leaf size. . . Jo Sonja's Tannin Sealer is recommended to prepare surfaces for painting which are like..
Textile Medium - For printing on materials. . Instantly transforms your Jo Sonja's Artists' Colours into durable fabric paints. Mix Textile Medium in equal parts with your colour. Both medium and paint remain soft, supple and permanent on most fabrics. Use on natural fabrics only. Avoid using 100..