How to Prepare Cold Wax Medium
The process of making cold wax medium to thicken oil paint.

Gum turpentine


In a double-boiler, gently heat 1 part beeswax until melted.
Remove from heat and gradually add 3 parts gum turpentine.
If the mixture solidifies due to the cold temperature, gently reheat for a short period of time, taking care not to ignite


Can be used to change the consistency of oil paint and to make emulsifiers.

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