Matte Gel Medium 237ml

Model: 126614
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  • Matte Gel

    Thick Acrylic Gel Medium

  • Gel Painting Medium
    Texture: Thick
    Sheen: Matte
    Relative Opacity: Translucent
    • Dries translucent with a satin/matte finish.????
    • Viscosity and body similar to Liquitex Heavy Body Artist Color.????
    • Liquitex Matte Gel Medium has greater adhesion than Liquitex Gloss Gel Medium and Liquitex Gloss Heavy Gel Medium.????
    • Translucent when wet, transparent when dry. Thicker applications result in less transparent dry medium films.????
    • Mix with Liquitex Heavy Body Artist Color to obtain paint similar in color depth to oil paint.????
    • Color mix will dry to a satin sheen.????

    Application as an Extender:

    • Mix with Liquitex Heavy Body Artist Color to extend volume and increase translucency, while maintaining paint viscosity.????
    • Mix with Liquitex Soft Body Artist Color to extend volume and increase translucency, while increasing paint viscosity.????

    Application as a Ground:

    • Recommended as a translucent ground (size), for acrylic paint with excellent tooth and adhesion, as an alternative to gesso. Will allow some color and texture of the support to show through. Use as a substitute size for the hide glue size traditionally used for oil paintings.????
    • To prevent Substrate Induced Discoloration (SID), wash cotton or linen canvas before use.????
    • Exterior Murals: If the support or wall is very rough, a coat of Liquitex Matte Gel Medium should be brushed or toweled onto the surface prior to gesso application.????

    Application for Impasto Effects:

    • Mix with Liquitex Heavy Body Acrylic Color for impasto effects that dry to a matte sheen.????

    Applications in Collage:

    • Makes and excellent glue for collage and decoupage.????

    Applications with Powdered Pigments:

    • Use as the binder for powdered pigments to make an inexpensive "student grade" Heavy Body

    by Wendalyn C.

    Great product. I am using it for faux encaustic with mixed media on board

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