Turpenoid® Natural by Weber
An effective nontoxic brush cleaner, gentle brush re-conditioner and medium
Turpenoid® Odorless and Turpenoid® Natural were designed for artists and students as a safer alternative to traditional and harmful solvents associated with oil painting. AP Nontoxic, nonflammable and with no harmful odors. Turpenoid® is safe for artists of all ages and will not irritate skin. It will effectively clean and gently recondition brushes and rinses out with plain water. Turpenoid® may also be used as a medium within recommended guidelines..
Turpenoid is the most intensive brush cleaner and gentle conditioner available to artists around the world. It is AP non-toxic and non-flammable. It is the only solvent cleaner available in the art material industry to be able to make that claim. Many artists find Turpenoid to be a great cleaner for all their toolery. Some artists do use Turpenoid as a medium. Should you choose to use Turpenoid as a medium, please understand that adding Turpenoid in any amount will slow the drying time somewhat. To use more than 20% mixture to oil colors will so substantially slow the drying time that most artists will not be happy with the result. Do not attempt to make a wash with Turpenoid . Even with its limitations, Turpenoid Natural is the only solvent that is allowed in many art schools around the world. As with all mediums, artists should test the mixture of Turpenoid with their colors on a similar surface to their artwork before adding to the final art.