Eric Armitage uses for his paintings his own paint that he makes from linseed oil and pigments that come from windmill "De kat" at the Zaanse Schans (North of Amsterdam)

In the tv show Museumgasten Eric Armitage demonstrates paint making and printing of etchings at the Rembrandt House. There is only a Dutch version of the programme available
Museumgasten: Etching demonstration
Museumgasten: Paint making demonstration