A thin varnish, natural or synthetic, that is sprayed over charcoal, pastel and other drawings to protect them from smearing, rubbing, or falling off the paper. All or some will alter the original colors slightly. Common hairsprays work well as student-grade fixatives.
Abbreviation for quart.
Lime, burnt lime, caustic lime. Made by burning calcium carbonate.
In drawing and calligraphy, a pen made from a goose's feather.