Varnish

  1. Sandarac varnish - premixed

    Sandarac varnish - premixed

    Starting at £17.99

    Sandarac varnish - premixed Learn More
  2. Shellac varnish

    Shellac varnish

    Starting at £23.99

    Out of stock

    Our own blend of varnish for all wetplate positives and negatives. Our formula is predominantly shellac based but includes a number of other natural plasticisers and gloss enhancers. It is very light in colour and will not darken you image down anywhere near as much as Sandarac based varnish does. Learn More
  3. Sandarac Resin

    Sandarac Resin

    Starting at £9.99

    Sandarac Resin Learn More
  4. Lavender Oil

    Lavender oil

    £7.99

    Lavender oil - 100ml Learn More
  5. Spirit lamp

    Spirit lamp

    £6.99

    Small glass and metal spirit lamp for varnishing. Many practioners recommend these (especially in the US) but for a beginner they can be dangerous causing loss of plates and potentially fires. Learn More
Varnish - Wet Plate Supplies is a UK based store selling a range of supplies for alternative photographic processes, namely Wetplate collodion, Cyanotype, Gum bichromate, Kallitype, Van dyke and Pt/Pd. They also offer training and studio facilities for both wetplate and other alternative processes.