Liquitex Professional Gloss Super Heavy Gel Medium, 16-oz
Liquitex offers the broadest range of acrylic mediums to inspire creativity at every stage of the painting process. Liquitex Gel Mediums add body to thinner paint for impasto techniques as well as extending color volume and adding transparency. Gels tend to dry slower than thinner paint films, allowing for more workable time. Gel mediums can modify acrylic paints in a variety of ways and since they contain acrylic resins, tend to improve adhesion and durability. Liquitex gel mediums can add texture enhance color and increase transparency within your work Liquitex Gloss Super Heavy Gel Painting Medium is an extremely thick, extra-heavy body — the thickest “clear” gel. Very dense with high surface drag for a stiff “oil-like” feel. Dries clear to translucent, depending on thickness of the application. Very little shrinkage during drying time. Excellent adhesion for collage and mixed media. Extends paint increases brilliance and transparency. Keeps paint working longer than other gel mediums. Formulated for maximum flexibility and adhesion, will not chip or crack on canvas. Can be applied to any material or surface that will accept traditional acrylic media, such as canvas, paper, wood, etc. Liquitex Texture Gels are lightweight, non-toxic, and dry to a water-resistant, non-yellowing surface. APPLICATION: AS EXTENDER: Mix with Liquitex Soft Body Artist Color or Liquitex Heavy Body Professional Artist Color to increase color viscosity, body, extend volume, increase transparency, and color brilliance. AS GROUND: When creating a sculptural ground, be sure to use adequate pressure to force the gel into the raw canvas, to ensure proper bonding. Apply paint over the gel after the gel is dry. AS COLLAGE: Excellent adhesion for collage and decoupage. Visit our Liquitex Amazon Storefront for full product assortment.
- Very dense with high surface drag for a stiff, oil-paint-like feel
- Lightweight, non-toxic and dries to a water-resistant, non-yellowing surface
- Includes 16-oz / 473ml jar of medium
- Intermixable with Liquitex Professional Acrylic Paint Colors and Mediums.
- Conforms to ASTM D4236; Safe for educational use