Rather than painting a decorative finish, natural oxidation patinas are created by chemical reactions with activators applied to wood, metal leaf or reactive metallic paints.  You have very little control of the process, so a loose, free creative process is involved with oxidation patinas.

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Modern Masters Metal Effects Blue Patina Solution

Gilding & Metallics

From $ 6.24
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Modern Masters Metal Effects Blue Patina Solution

$ 6.24

Modern Masters Blue Activator water base acidic solution is applied over the Reactive Metal Effects Copper or Bronze Paint. It reacts with the real metal particles in the paints, thus speeding up the oxidation process. This combination will create a real weathered rust finish. Gallons available by special order only.


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Modern Masters Metal Effects Green Patina Solution

Gilding & Metallics

From $ 6.24
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Modern Masters Metal Effects Green Patina Solution

$ 6.24

Modern Masters Green Activator water base acidic solution is applied over the Reactive Metal Effects Copper or Bronze Paint. It reacts with the real metal particles in the paints, thus speeding up the oxidation process. This combination will create a real weathered rust finish. Gallons available by special order only.


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Modern Masters Metal Effects Perma-Coat Extreme

Gilding & Metallics

From $ 10.08
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Modern Masters Metal Effects Perma-Coat Extreme

$ 10.08

Modern Masters Metal Effects Permacoat Xtreme is an all-in-one water base, clear non-yellowing, protective sealer and topcoat designed to work over Metal Effects Rust Activated Iron Paint. This innovative clear coat chemically arrests the oxidized metal finish, minimizing any further corrosion, and then self-crosslinks to create a weather resist...


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Modern Masters Metal Effects Primer

Gilding & Metallics

From $ 7.52
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Modern Masters Metal Effects Primer

$ 7.52

A unique water base, acrylic primer designed to block Patina Aging Solutions and Rust Activator from reaching the metal or wood surface chosen as a substrate. Other primers cannot be used because they allow the Patina Aging Solutions and Activators to penetrate through to the substrate. This will disrupt the desired patina color and damage the f...


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Modern Masters Metal Effects Reactive Bronze Paint

Gilding & Metallics

From $ 15.54
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Modern Masters Metal Effects Reactive Bronze Paint

$ 15.54

These paints are water base and contain real metal particles. They will tarnish naturally over time when exposed to the elements. Patina Aging Solutions and Rust Activator will speed up the oxidation process to create beautiful, authentic Patina or Rusted Iron finishes on any paintable surface.  Rated for interior and exterior uses. Apply over M...


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Modern Masters Metal Effects Reactive Copper Paint

Gilding & Metallics

From $ 15.54
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Modern Masters Metal Effects Reactive Copper Paint

$ 15.54

These paints are water base and contain real metal particles. They will tarnish naturally over time when exposed to the elements. Patina Aging Solutions and Rust Activator will speed up the oxidation process to create beautiful, authentic Patina or Rusted Iron finishes on any paintable surface.  Rated for interior and exterior uses. Apply over M...


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Modern Masters Metal Effects Reactive Iron Paint

Gilding & Metallics

From $ 15.54
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Modern Masters Metal Effects Reactive Iron Paint

$ 15.54

These paints are water base and contain real metal particles. They will tarnish naturally over time when exposed to the elements. Patina Aging Solutions and Rust Activator will speed up the oxidation process to create beautiful, authentic Patina or Rusted Iron finishes on any paintable surface.  Rated for interior and exterior uses. Apply over M...


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Modern Masters Metal Effects Rust Patina Solution

Gilding & Metallics

From $ 6.24
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Modern Masters Metal Effects Rust Patina Solution

$ 6.24

Modern Masters Rust Activator water base acidic solution is applied over the Reactive Metal Effects Iron Paint. It reacts with the real metal particles in the paints, thus speeding up the oxidation process. This combination will create a real weathered rust finish. Gallons available by special order only.


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Weatherwood "Reclamation" Reactive Wood Stain

Oxidation Patinas

From $ 7.00
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Weatherwood "Reclamation" Reactive Wood Stain

$ 7.00

Weatherwood "Reclamation" reactive wood stain creates many different colors Based on Wood Species. That means your end color is a result of the type of wood you're using!  Suitable for hardwoods, soft woods, veneers, & reclaimed wood, the stained reaction will usually become a shade of GRAY. "Reclamation" is industrial quality suitable for c...


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Weatherwood "Salvage" Reactive Wood Stain

Oxidation Patinas

From $ 7.00
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Weatherwood "Salvage" Reactive Wood Stain

$ 7.00

Weatherwood "Salvage" Reactive Wood Stain is excellent for high tannin woods, like Douglas Fir, Redwood, Walnut, Locust, and Red Cedar. Use to create a lightly aged look for exterior woods. Rather than staining wood, Weatherwood's Salvage stain oxidizes it as nature would. Salvage has an inherent UV and water protectant- so you can apply the sta...


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