Drawing Mediums


Tuffilm Matte or Gloss Spray – is an acrylic based varnish which protects printed matter, proofs, charcoal and pastel drawings, blue prints, color copies and photographs from dirt, dust and moisture. Water clear and rapid drying it will never change the hue of colours or stain paper. Click here for […]

Grumbacher Tuffilm Spray


Black and grey label. Temporary and final protective coating. Environmentally friendly fixative sprays ideal for protecting the simpliest charcoal drawing to the most professional piece of artwork. The fixative sprays have been developed with the co-operation of artists and art schools. All the fixative sprays are UV resistant and made […]

Ghiant Fix Basic


Designed for Students spray fixative – reworkable, non yellowing, suitable for fixing pastel, charcoal, any dry media. Available in 200ml Click here for more information about how to use fixatives.

Prime Art DFS Fixative



The fixative is applied lightly, without wetting or soaking the paper. Once the fixative has been applied, it provides some protection against smudging and ultraviolet light. Ashrad Aerosol Fixative is a final fixative which is colourless and provides a matt finish. Fixatives should only be used in a well-ventilated area. […]

Ashrad Aerosol Fixative


In drawing, a fixative is a liquid, similar to varnish, which is usually sprayed over a finished piece of artwork, usually a dry media artwork, to better preserve it and prevent smudging. THE APPLICATION IS EASY AND REQUIRES ABOUT 5 MINUTES TO DO. • Select a well-ventilated location away from […]

How to use Fixatives