Etching Solutions and Chemicals

Charbonnel Hard Black Ball Ground
Charbonnel Hard Black Ball Ground

The pigments in Charbonnel Hard Black Ball Ground are chosen for their excellent lightfastness and low acidity, then blended with top-quality oils and finely milled. This hard black ball ground has an black opaque matte finish and allows for fine detail and deep etched lines. It dries very hard.

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Charbonnel Lamour Black Covering Varnish
Charbonnel Lamour Black Covering Varnish

Recommended for aquatint, Charbonnel Lamour Black Covering Varnish is a popular stop out varnish. This black varnish dries to a hard, opaque, gloss finish. Its liquid consistency brushes easily. It can be removed with petroleum solvents.

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Charbonnel Lamour Black Satin Hard Ground
Charbonnel Lamour Black Satin Hard Ground

Recommended for Aquatint, Charbonnel Lamour Black Satin Hard Ground provides a perfect acid resist even with multiple states.

Prices range from $9.85 - $20.15 SAVE 17 - 30% off List!
 
Charbonnel Ultraflex Liquid Hard Ground
Charbonnel Ultraflex Liquid Hard Ground

Charbonnel Ultraflex Liquid Hard Ground provides a perfect acid resist without chipping. It has a transparent satin finish that makes it highly preferred for second applications and plate reworking.

Prices range from $15.86 - $69.21 SAVE 17% or more off List!
Ink Modifiers and Mediums
Akua Intaglio Release Agent
Akua Intaglio Release Agent

Akua Intaglio Release Agent is a multi-purpose product for use with Akua Liquid Pigments and Akua Intaglio Inks. Use it to print a second lighter version of your first print, create high shine with Akua metallic inks, or ease the release from plate to paper when printing with a Pin Press.

Price: $14.79 SAVE up to 10% off List!
 
Akua Modifiers
Akua Modifiers

These modifiers are for use with Akua Liquid Pigments and/or Akua Intaglio inks. Refer to the specific instructions detailed below.

Prices range from $8.89 - $14.29 SAVE up to 15% off List! Bulk Discounts Available!
 
Charbonnel Aqua Wash Etching Mediums
Charbonnel Aqua Wash Etching Mediums

Charbonnel Aqua Wash Etching Inks are water-washable, with an oil emulsion that allows work similar to traditional solvent-based inks. Use these mediums to enhance Aqua Wash Etching Inks and create a variety of effects.

Prices range from $10.29 - $13.14 SAVE 17% off List!
 
Gamblin Ink Modifiers
Gamblin Ink Modifiers

Depending on the printmaking technique, Gamblin Inks may need to be adjusted slightly with a modifier in order to print perfectly. Temperature, humidity, the type of plate, and the type of paper all affect how inks perform.

Prices range from $8.46 - $11.01 SAVE 15% off List!
 
Hanco Ink Modifiers
Hanco Ink Modifiers

Hanco's highly skilled master formulators use high-quality raw materials and modern equipment to produce Hanco Ink Modifiers, which are used to stiffen inks and slow the drying process.

Prices range from $6.26 - $12.86 SAVE 14 - 36% off List!