Hide

By

Made in

Animal material 63 Biodegradable 233 Glue 10

Hide

Hide glue for priming, painting and gilding

Glues of animal origin are simple to use, resist ageing and can be softened again by heating, which makes them very useful for repairs as they are reversible. In contrast to synthetic glues, they can be overpainted and pickled. Also suitable as priming for painting and gilding. Cold water is added to the glue, which is left to soak. It is then carefully heated in a water bath.

Information submitted by the maker and edited by the Future Materials Bank.

Ingredients

Hide

Physical samples

0107-1
Accessible to visitors of the Future Materials Lab